Matthew  Goodwin, MD, PhD

Matthew Goodwin, MD, PhD

Neurosurgeon, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgeon

Primary Academic Title

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic and Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Spinal tumors

Research Interest

Metabolism of cancer, targeting tumor metabolism by blocking metabolic pathways


  • 2013: MD, Cornell University, New York City
  • 2008: PhD, physiology of exercise, Auburn University, Aubrun, Ala.


  • 2013 - 2018: Resident, orthopaedic surgery, University of Utah Orthopaedics, Salt Lake City
  • 2018 - 2019: Fellow, neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore

Selected Research Publications

Why X-rays? The importance of radiographs in spine surgery.
  • Goodwin ML, Buchowski JM, Sciubba DM
  • Spine J 2022
Spinal Tumors: Diagnosis and Treatment.
  • Goodwin ML, Buchowski JM, Schwab JH, Sciubba DM
  • J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2022

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Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

  • West St. Louis County

    Medical Office Building 2, 10 Barnes West Drive
    Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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