Dr Goldsack joined East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust in 2001 as a consultant after training as a registrar in London.
His research interests included COPD and lung fibrosis and he has written a number of peer reviewed publications. Dr Goldsack is also interested in medical education and is the author of 14 books covering a wide range of medical and surgical specialities.
He is also the lead clinician for lung cancer for East Kent and has worked as Chairman of the Kent and Medway Lung Cancer Group for a number of years. This involved the development of services for patients with lung cancer and mesothelioma. More recently Dr Goldsack was the clinical director for cancer services for the Trust.