Mr Martin Goddard
MBBS (Lond), MRCS (Eng), FRCS Tr & Orth (Eng)


Orthopaedics Knee Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Anterior cruciate ligament rupture and other knee ligament injuries
  • Meniscal injuries
  • Arthritis and cartilage injury


Mr Goddard is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at New Victoria Hospital, specialising in knee surgery. He is an expert in the management of acute and chronic knee conditions; sports related knee ligament injuries; reconstructive surgery for ligament and meniscal injuries, and partial / total knee replacements for arthritis. He also has a special interest in skiing injuries and returning patients to sport after injury.

Knee Procedures Performed:

  • Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Revision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic meniscal surgery including repair
  • Arthroscopic cartilage procedures
  • Total knee replacement
  • Partial or unicompartmental knee replacement

Mr Goddard treats patients across the whole spectrum of age and knee conditions allowing for continuing care.

Mr Goddard graduated from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School in 1998 and worked as a junior doctor at both Guy’s and St Thomas Hospitals. He completed his higher surgical training in orthopaedic surgery and trauma on the South Yorkshire training programme. Mr Goddard undertook an internationally acclaimed knee surgery Fellowship in Australia at the North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre, under the mentorship of Professor Leo Pinczewski. He also completed a national Fellowship in knee surgery in Harrogate working alongside Mr Nick London.

He is currently a Consultant Knee Surgeon at St George’s University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London

He has published research articles in leading international orthopaedic journals including several on anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. One of those papers was awarded the ISAKOS Scientific Research Award in 2013. He has presented his research internationally including at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting. Mr Goddard remains committed to research and evidence based practice and is an invited editorial reviewer for the Bone and Joint Journal. He is a member of the British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK).

Mr Goddard lives locally in Wimbledon and has many interests away from work including being an expert skier. 

Mr Goddard's secretary can be contacted by email at: and appointments can be made by calling 020 8949 9021.


Publications, lectures and teaching

Multiple publications in internationally peer-reviewed journals
ISAKOS Scientific Research Award 2013
Regular faculty member on orthopaedic training courses
Reviewer of the Bone and Joint Journal and The Knee
Tutor for St George’s University of London Medical School

Society memberships

British Association for Surgery of the Knee
Royal College of Surgeons of England
International Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
South East Knee Study Group



Clinic Times


Schedule Key

= All
= Alternate weeks

NHS Hospitals

St George's Hospital; South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre