Mr David Gordon: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr David Gordon

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • Ankle
  • Foot
  • Paediatric

About me

Mr David Gordon MBChB, MRCS, MD, FRCS (Tr & Orth) Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Honorary Senior Lecturer (University College London) Specialising in foot, ankle and knee conditions Gold Medal Award Winner

Mr David Gordon is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, specialising in the treatment of foot and ankle conditions, with a particular interest in minimally invasive surgery and sports injuries. His practice is based in London and Hertfordshire, England and has been practising orthopaedics since 1998. He strives for surgical excellence and believes in involving his patients in decision making throughout their treatment. Fundamental to this is excellent communication. He bases his management of orthopaedic conditions on the best scientific evidence available, together with state of the art equipment and techniques. Together with a dedicated team of sports physicians, musculoskeletal radiologists, physiotherapists, osteopaths, and podiatrists, Mr Gordon offers a comprehensive approach to the care of foot and ankle conditions. He sees over 900 new patients annually and performs over 400 procedures per year.

Professional Background
Training
Mr David Gordon is a fellowship trained consultant orthopaedic surgeon, specialising in foot and ankle surgery, as well as trauma. He is on the UK General Medical Council Specialist Register. He was raised in London and qualified from Liverpool Medical School. His 6 years specialist training took place in London, including the famous Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, where he also spent an additional 2 years undertaking research, being awarded a Higher Postgraduate Medical Doctorate (MD).

Gold Medal
In recognition for his work on developing revolutionary amputation prosthesis at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Mr Gordon was awarded one of the highest accolades in British Orthopaedics, the prestigious Robert Jones Gold Medal and British Orthopaedic Association Prize.

Fellowships
Mr Gordon was selected to undertake 2 sought after fellowships with world leading surgeons in Sydney, Australia. He spent a year learning state of the art techniques and developing his skills in foot and ankle sports and complex reconstructive surgery and sports knee surgery. Upon his return, he underwent a trauma fellowship at The Royal London Hospital Trauma Centre, treating the most complex, severely injured patients.

Qualifications and Degrees
MB ChB – Liverpool University Medical School (Distinction Cell Biology), 1998 MRCS – Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh MD – Higher Postgraduate Medical Doctorate – University College London FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) – Royal College of Surgeons CCST – Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training in Trauma and Orthopaedics General Medical Council (GMC UK) Specialist Register in Trauma and Orthopaedics

Clinical Interests
Mr Gordon’s interests are treatment of foot, ankle and knee conditions in particular minimally invasive surgery and sports injuries (tendon, ligament, cartilage, fractures) and arthroscopy (keyhole). He performs minimally invasive hallux valgus (bunion) and toe deformity corrections as well as knee, ankle and toe joint replacements.

Areas of interest

Bunions; Hallux valgus; Minimally Invasive Surgery; Minimally Invasive Foot Surgery; Minimally Invasive Ankle Surgery; Morton’s neuroma; Metatarsalgia; Plantar fasciitis; Ankle sprains, Key hole surgery; Toe deformity corrections; Hammer toe; Mallet toe; Curly toe; Cartilage injuries; Ankle arthroscopy; Subtalar arthroscopy; Big toe arthroscopy; Microfracture; OCD; Foot; Ankle; Ankle sprains; Ankle fractures; Achilles; Achilles rupture; Achilles reconstruction; Tendinopathy; Tendinitis; Shock wave; Shockwave; Stress fractures; Stress fracture; Foot arthritis; Ankle arthritis; Ankle replacements, Ankle replacement; Toe replacements, Ankle fusion; Foot fusion; Knee arthroscopy; Forefoot reconstruction; Foot reconstruction; Ankle pain; Foot pain; Sports injuries; Knee pain; Knee surgery; Trauma; Arthroscopy; Leg pain; Stress fractures; Non-union fractures; Arthritis; Ankle surgery; Ankle; Knee; Sports injuries; Foot surgery; Ankle surgery; Peroneal tendon; Ankle tendon; Meniscal tears

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Procedures completed

  • T5780

    Extracorporeal shockwave therapy for plantar fasciitis - (>50)

    Spire Harpenden Hospital (>50) Spire Bushey Hospital (5-50) London Clinic (5-50)

  • W0321

    Osteotomy/ies (eg Scarf and Akin) for Hallux Valgus correction with or without internal fixation and soft tissue correction - (5-50)

    Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5) London Clinic (5-50) Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - (5-50)

    London Clinic (1-5) Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • W0322

    Osteotomy/ies (eg Scarf and Akin) for Hallux Valgus correction with or without internal fixation and soft tissue correction - bilateral - (5-50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5) London Clinic (1-5)

  • W8640

    Complex therapeutic arthroscopy of ankle, with multiple bony, joint surface and soft tissue procedures - (5-50)

    Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5)

  • W0860

    Metatarso-phalangeal cheilectomy - unilateral, as sole procedure - (5-50)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5) Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5) London Clinic (1-5)

  • W1590

    Correction of retracted/dislocated metatarsophalangeal joint (including tendon transfer, division/realignment of bone and internal fixation) - (5-50)

    Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5) London Clinic (1-5) Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • W8300

    Therapeutic arthroscopy operation on articular cartilage (other than W8200 and W8230) (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5) Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5) London Clinic (1-5)

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • W9240

    Examination/ manipulation of joint under general anaesthetic +/- injection +/- arthrogram (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5)

  • W8200

    Arthroscopic meniscectomy (including debridement) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5) Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

  • W7485

    Small joint (e.g. interphalangeal/ metacarpo-phalangeal joint) ligament reconstruction - (1-5)

    Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5)

  • W0462

    Complex procedure to mid foot or hindfoot with autogenous bone graft (osteotomy/fusion +/- tendon transfers/fixation) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5) Spire Harpenden Hospital (1-5)

  • W0310

    Multiple procedures on forefoot, distal to and including the tarsometatarsal joints, which involves at least two distinct procedures not intrinsic to each other - bilateral - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • T7050

    Lengthening of tendon(s) or open tenotomy - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • S0651

    Removal of benign lesion on trunk or limbs less than 10 cm in diameter or on scalp less than 5cm in diameter (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

  • W7900

    Excision of medial eminence first or fifth MT head with soft tissue repair (bunionectomy) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • W0850

    Partial excision of bone (including exostoses) - (1-5)

  • X4810

    Change of cast without general anaesthetic - (1-5)

    Spire Bushey Hospital (1-5)

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