Mr Chris Gooding is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon with a subspecialist interest in hip and knee surgery. He completed his specialist training on the NE Thames Training program in London. During his training program he completed an MD on the clinical and histopathological review of patients who had received an autologous chondrocyte implantation in the knee. He achieved the FRCS Tr and Orth in 2008.
He gained additional fellowship experience in Vancouver Canada, San Diego USA, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore and an AO Fellowship in trauma in Berlin. He is widely published in a number of peer reviewed Journals and has presented at a number of national and International meetings. He is currently an Associate Lecturer to the University of Cambridge. His NHS practice is based at the Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge.
Mr Gooding now offers partial knee replacement, total knee replacement and total hip replacement robotic orthopaedic surgery at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital with the state-of-the-art Mako™ robotic arm system. Mr Gooding is a member of the group of surgeons known as SMART (Specialist Mako Assisted Robotic Team) based at the hospital.
Robotic-arm assisted surgery provides patients with a personalised surgical plan for joint replacement surgery. The system works alongside the surgeon from the pre-surgery planning stage through to assisting in the surgery itself in order to improve the accuracy and precision of the procedure.
Hip and Knee surgery
Cycling, running and skiing
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Christopher Rees Gooding at Nuffield Health
- Manipulation under anaesthesia (MUA)
- Local anaesthetic
- Hip replacement
- Hip arthroscopy
- Bone Graft
- Return to work assessments
- Joint resurfacing
- X-Ray Guided Facet Joint Injection
- Image guided joint injections
- Matrix-induced chondrocyte implantation (MACI)
- Knee replacement revision
- Knee replacement
- Knee arthroscopy
- Hip revision
- Drug therapy
- Meniscectomy for meniscus tear
- Cartilage resurfacing
- Achilles repair or reconstruction
- Cartilage reconstruction
- Hip resurfacing
- Trauma Surgery
My research interest include the clinical outcomes following hip and knee surgery. Quality of national databases. Complex trauma to the proximal femur including hip fractures and outcomes following proximal and distal femoral replacements.
- Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
- Member of the British Orthopaedic Association
- Member of the British Hip Society
- Member of the British Association for Surgery of the Knee
Other post held
- Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge
Insurers Mr Christopher Rees Gooding works with
Mr Christopher Rees Gooding works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Medical Care Direct
- Tesco Bank
- Universal Provident
- Westfield Health WPA
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Benenden Health
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- AXA PPP International
- Bupa On Demand
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Freedom Health
Mr Christopher Rees Gooding does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Christopher Rees Gooding does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Christopher Rees Gooding does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.