Contact Details:

Private Practice Manager and Bookings
T: 0115 8500430


Direct Hospital Bookings for Private Patients:

Spire Nottingham Hospital  T: 0115 8281473

BMI Park Hospital Nottingham  T: 0808 1010337

Circle Nottingham T: 0115 9248446.

Nottingham University Hospital (Nottingham City Hospital) (NHS Only)
T: 0115 9691169, ext: 56899


Mr Gooding is a Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon and Clinical Chairman of Circle Nottingham.

He has clinics at The Circle Nottingham NHS Treatment centre, Nottingham University Hospitals, Spire Nottingham and The BMI Park Hospital.

He is registered with all major private medical insurance providers.

His fellowship training includes:

  • The Mayo Clinic, USA
  • Harvard Orthopaedics, Boston USA
    • as the British Shoulder and Elbow Society Travelling Fellow 2012.
  • Australia – Southern Orthopaedics and The Sydney Shoulder Institute
    • as the Malkin Travelling Fellow 2011.
  • Nottingham Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship.
  • Sheffield Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship.

His local training includes the Nottingham University Hospitals, Derby Hospitals and Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

Special Interests:


Soft Tissue Injury of the Shoulder.
Degenerative conditions of the Shoulder.
Shoulder fractures.


Trauma, soft tissue and ligament injuries.
Arthritis and Elbow replacement.

His clinical practice includes both arthroscopic and open surgery.

He hosts the specialist referral service for complex elbow surgery at Nottingham University Hospitals.

He has a particular interest in education and has been involved in development of orthopaedic assessment tools and medical websites.

He acts as an expert consultant for companies including Smith and Nephew, Arthrex, Exactech and Lockdown.

He performs over 500 operations per year and routinely monitors clinical outcomes.

Positions Of Responsibility:

Chair of the Greater Nottingham Clinical Cabinet, 2017 – 2018.

Clinical Chairman of Circle Nottingham and UK Hospitals Exec Board member for Circle Health, 2017 – present,

British Elbow and Shoulder Society Education Committee 2012-2014.

Co-Organiser of the British Shoulder and Elbow Society congress in Nottingham 2014.


BMedSci 2001
MBChB 2003
MRCS (Ed) 2006
FRCS (Tr&Orth) 2011