Meet Dr. Richard Goding

Dr. Richard GodingDr. Richard Goding is one of the nation’s leading surgeons in experience and research with techniques such as subchrondroplasty, superior capsular reconstruction and shoulder resurfacing. He is experienced in all types of cartilage restoration surgery for cartilage injuries, including athletic injuries. Additionally, he has experience with rapid recovery, quadriceps-sparing total knee replacements. Backed by a passion for exploring and developing restorative options, Dr. Goding provides minimally invasive, quality care.

He will soon publish his unique modification of the superior capsular reconstruction technique in a medical journal. He is currently producing leading research in the fields of joint preservation and farm and labor medicine through his role as the chief clinical coordinator of the Tissue Biomechanics Lab at the University of Illinois.

Dr. Goding is happy to bring his experience and offer these techniques to Iowa’s patients. Dr. Goding, together with his wife, Janet, and daughters, Sydney and Madison, are enthusiastic about their transition to Iowa and look forward to becoming involved in their new community.

To learn if you are a candidate for these techniques or explore treatment options for the shoulder and knee, including joint replacement, please call Dr. Richard Goding at 515-381-3410.


Medical School:
Georgetown University School of Medicine

University of Hawaii Integrated Surgical Program
Surgical Intern, Department of Surgery
Honolulu, Hawaii

St. Vincent Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens
Orthopaedic Resident, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
New York, New York

The Sydney AO Foot and Ankle Fellowship
Sydney, Australia

Shoulder and Knee Fellowship
Perth Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Center
Perth, Australia

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Chief Clinic Coordinator, Tissue Biomechanics Lab, University of Illinois

Director of Christie Clinic Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Center,
Champagne, Illinois

Clinical Instructor, University of Illinois College of Medicine

Director of Orthopaedic Society of Farm and Labor Medicine

Kauai Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Center,

Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital

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