Mr David Goodier, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Mr David Goodier is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Princess Grace Hospital, having previously been a Consultant at the Royal London and St Bartholomew's Hospitals. His special interests include sports injuries to the lower limb, joint arthroscopyInspection through an endoscope of the interior of a joint., as well as the management of complex fractures, non-union and post-fracture deformities. He has pioneered limb reconstruction surgery in the UK through the use of the Ilizarov frame and other external fixators and he lectures worldwide on these techniques.
Qualifying from the Royal London Hospital in 1985, Mr Goodier has been a Consultant for 15 years. During this time he was the Lead for orthopaedic traumaA physical injury or emotionally painful event. at the busiest level one trauma centre in the UK, and the home of London's Helicopter Emergency Medical Service. He is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England as well as a member of the British Orthopaedic Association, the British Medical Association, the British Limb Reconstruction Society, the British Trauma Society and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.
Personal treatment philosophy: Orthopaedic surgical management is not always an operation. The patient should always be given enough information to empower them as an equal partner in their treatment.