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Mr Andrew Goldberg


Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Fixed Price Packages


  • Biography icon plus

    Mr Andrew Goldberg specialises solely in foot and ankle conditions. He works in a multidisciplinary setting including podiatrists, physiotherapists, Pilates instructors and orthotists. His practice is entirely focused on listening to patients' needs and he believes strongly in outcomes-based treatments.

    Andrew (Andy) Goldberg graduated from St Mary’s Hospital Medical School (Imperial College) in 1994 before completing his specialist training in trauma and orthopaedics in London with a specialist fellowship in complex foot and ankle disorders. In 2009 he was appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Northampton, and in 2010 he was appointed as an Honorary Consultant at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust in Stanmore and an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at UCL. In 2018 he moved into independent practice but continues to run a pioneering research program at UCL and RNOH, having been involved in more than £10m of research grants into health informatics; first in man studies into stem cell therapies (ASCAT); and NIHR HTA multicentre RCTs comparing ankle replacement against ankle fusion (TARVA);many as chief investigator. In 2011 he was awarded an OBE for services to medicine in the Queens New Year’s Honours List. He sits on the outcomes committee for the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (BOFAS), the National Joint Registry (NJR) Research & Editorial Subcommittees as well as the Medical Advisory Boards representing BOFAS on the Ankle Replacement Joint Registry.

    Andy is highly published and has written several best-selling textbooks and regularly attends as faculty at many national and international meetings. He wrote the best-selling textbook “Surgical Talk” and is series editor for the Clinical Talk series for World Scientific. He is a reviewer for many research bodies and peer reviewed journals, and sits on the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) editorial board for Foot and Ankle Orthopaedics (FAO) as well as AOFAS Outcomes (OFAR) Managerial Board.

  • Clinical interests icon plus

    Ankle Arthritis, Ankle Replacement, Ankle Fusion, ankle fracture, ankle sprain, Foot and ankle surgery, Foot and ankle injuries, Achilles rupture, Achilles tendonitis, bunions, flat foot, stem cell treatments, hammer toes, ankle arthroscopy, heel pain, plantar fasciitis, talar osteochondral lesions, cartilage repair.
  • Publications icon plus

    Patel S, Malhotra K, Cullen N, Singh D, Goldberg AJ, Welck MJ. Defining reference values for the normal tibiofibular syndesmosis in adults using weight-bearing CT. Bone & Joint Journal. 2019. Vol. 101-B, No. 3

    Goldberg, AJ., Zaidi, R., Brooking, D., Kim, L., Korda, M., Masci, L., Smith, R. (2018). Autologous Stem Cells in Achilles Tendinopathy (ASCAT): protocol for a phase IIA, single-centre, proof-of-concept study. BMJ OPEN, 8 (5)

    Malhotra, K., Chan, O., Cullen, S., Welck, M., Goldberg, AJ., Cullen, N., & Singh, D. (2018). Prevalence of isolated gastrocnemius tightness in patients with foot and ankle pathology. Bone Joint J, 100-B (7), 945-952.

    Goldberg, AJ. (2018). The effects of weight bearing on the distal tibiofibular syndesmosis: A study comparing weight bearing-CT with conventional CT. Foot and Ankle Surgery.

    Lintz, F., Welck, M., Bernasconi, A., Thornton BSc, J., Cullen, N. P., Singh, D., & Goldberg, AJ. (2017). 3D Biometrics for Hindfoot Alignment Using Weightbearing CT. Foot Ankle International.

    Goldberg, AJ., Singh, D., Glazebrook, M., Blundell, C. M., De Vries, G., Le, I. L. D., Baumhauer, J. F. (2017). Association Between Patient Factors and Outcome of Synthetic Cartilage Implant Hemiarthroplasty vs First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Arthrodesis in Advanced Hallux Rigidus. Foot & ankle international.

    Chan, O., Buraimoh, O., Malhotra, K., Cullen, N., Welch, M., Goldberg, AJ., & Singh, D. (2017). Defining gastrocnemius tightness – A study on 400 participants without foot and ankle pathology. Foot and Ankle Surgery, 23, 23-24.

    Welck, M. J., Singh, D., Cullen, N., & Goldberg, AJ. (2017). Evaluation of the 1st metatarso-sesamoid joint using standing CT - The Stanmore classification. Foot and Ankle Surgery.

    Lintz, F., Welck, M., Bernasconi, A., Thornton, J., Cullen, N., Singh, D., & Goldberg, AJ. (2017). Reliability of hindfoot alignment using weightbearing CT software: An analysis of 135 feet. Foot and Ankle Surgery, 23, 135

    Goldberg, AJ., Mitchell, K., Soans, J., Kim, L., & Zaidi, R. (2017). The use of mesenchymal stem cells for cartilage repair and regeneration: a systematic review. Journal of orthopaedic surgery and research, 12 (1), 39.

    Salandy, A., Malhotra, K., Goldberg, AJ., Cullen, N., & Singh, D. (2016). Can a urine dipstick test be used to assess smoking status in patients undergoing planned orthopaedic surgery? a prospective cohort study. Bone and Joint Journal, 98-B (10), 1418-1424.

    Malhotra, K., Buraimoh, O., Thornton, J., Cullen, N., Singh, D., & Goldberg, AJ. (2016). Electronic capture of patient-reported and clinician-reported outcome measures in an elective orthopaedic setting: a retrospective cohort analysis. BMJ open, 6 (6), e011975. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011975

    Cro, S., Goldberg, AJ., Hasan, K., Shankar, S., Sharma, A., Carter, A., . . . Skinner, J. (2016). Hip surgery and its evidence base: progress over a decade?. Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology. doi:10.1007/s10195-016-0421-z

    Sharma, A., Hasan, K., Carter, A., Zaidi, R., Cro, S., Briggs, T., & Goldberg, AJ. (2016). Knee surgery and its evidence base. Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, 98 (3), 170-176. doi:10.1308/rcsann.2016.0075

    Goldberg, AJ., Thomson, C., Brooking, D., Reese, E., Cumbers, M., Tetlow, M., Cro, S. (2016). Novel patient engagement and recruitment strategies for an RCT of two NHS treatments for ankle osteoarthritis total ankle replacement versus arthrodesis the TARVA trial (vol 16, O94, 2015). TRIALS, 17. BIOMED CENTRAL LTD. doi:10.1186/513063-016-1218-3
    Zaidi, R., MacGregor, A., Cro, S., & Goldberg, AJ. (2016). Pulmonary embolism and mortality following total ankle replacement: a data linkage study using the NJR data set. BMJ OPEN, 6 (6)

    Zaidi, R., Macgregor, A. J., & Goldberg, AJ. (2016). Quality measures for total ankle replacement, 30-day readmission and reoperation rates within 1year of surgery: a data linkage study using the NJR data set. BMJ OPEN, 6 (5)

    Aftab, S., Betts, T., Smitham, P., McCarthy, I., & Goldberg, AJ. (2016). The development and validation of a test for core stability. The Spine Journal, 16 (4), S80. doi:10.1016/j.spinee.2016.01.108

    Zaidi, R., Cro, S., Gurusamy, K., Sivanadarajah, N., Macgregor, A., Henricson, A., & Goldberg, AJ. (2016). The outcome of total ankle replacement: a systematic review and meta-analysis (vol 95, pg 1500, 2013). BONE & JOINT JOURNAL, 98B (4), 576.

Practice locations

NHS base

The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

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