Dr Moloney’s main areas of interest are complicated cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, eyelid, and lacrimal surgery. His passion is finding new surgical procedures to help patients with corneal blindness, keratoconus, Fuchs’ dystrophy, and lacrimal obstruction.
Dr Moloney is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmology and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He was the first surgeon in Australia to perform a Boston Keratoprosthesis implantation (artificial cornea) and Osteo-odonto keratoprosthesis procedure (tooth in eye). In 2018 he was the first Australian to be awarded the prestigious Troutman award from the World Cornea Society for best research publication by an author under 40.