The clinical team

Anita Godsmark

Nurse Specialist – Anita Godsmark

Anita trained in nursing at the Gwent College of Nursing and Midwifery and qualified in 1992. Anita joined the BMI Ridgeway Hospital in 1995 and is our Nurse Specialist in Gynaecology. You will meet Anita in clinic with Mr Griffiths and see her during your stay. Her enthusiasm is infectious and she is a very valuable member of the team.

David Johnson

Plastic Surgeon – Mr David Johnson

Mr Johnson is a well known and respected plastic surgeon. He graduated from Cambridge & Oxford University. He obtained a Doctor of Medicine Degree from Oxford University in 2001 and was awarded a Hunterian Professorship as recognition of his research by The Royal College of Surgeons of England. He has a full time NHS practice at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford. In his private practice Mr Johnson’s main area of interest is in the field of cosmetic surgery.

Richard Payne

Colorectal Surgeon – Mr Richard Payne

Mr Payne is a Consultant Gastrointestinal Surgeon, practising at the Ridgeway Hospital and The Great Western Hospital, Swindon. He qualified from Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School with Honours in 1993, having attained a first class Honours Degree in anatomy in 1990. His surgical training was in London and the Wessex region. In 1997 he was awarded his FRCS. He attained a Master of Surgery degree in 2003 and was appointed as a Consultant in 2005. His surgical special interests are colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and endometriosis.