Professor Lloyd is a leading consultant Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) surgeon based in Manchester. From his private clinics at the Alexandra Hospital, Cheadle and at Wilmslow Hospital, Wilmslow, Professor Lloyd treats both adults and children with all types of ear, nose and throat conditions with a special interest in diseases of the ear and skull base. Some of his specialities include ear drum perforations, hearing rehabilitation including stapedectomy, hearing bone reconstruction, treatment of tinnitus and problems with balance. He is particularly renowned for cochlear implantation and treatment of skull base disease, especially acoustic neuromas.
After initially graduating in medicine from the Royal Free Hospital in London in 1996, Professor Lloyd became a fully accredited Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon in 2006, after which he completed specialist training in skull base surgery and international fellowships in the United States and Denmark. In addition to his private practice, Professor Lloyd is also lead surgeon at the Manchester Auditory Implant Centre and is a key member of the Manchester Skull Base Team. These are the largest units of their kind in the UK.
A prolific writer, Professor Lloyd has 2 books and 12 book chapters to his name and he has published over 60 peer-reviewed papers. He recently received a prize from the Royal Society of Medicine for the best researcher in ear surgery over the past 5 years. He is currently the leading ENT professor at the University of Manchester and his advanced ear surgery course and skull base surgery course has attracted students the world over. He has a number of affiliations with renowned medical societies, including the Royal College of Surgeons (England) and the European Academy of Otology and Neurotology. At present Professor Lloyd is a council member to the British Society of Otology and the British Skull Base Society and a trustee to the British Acoustic Neuroma Association, a charity supporting patients with acoustic neuromas. Professor Lloyd is recognised as one of the most experienced ear surgeons in the UK and is also a renowned expert in the area of noise-induced hearing loss.