Dr. Gary A. Goforth, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 59

155 Academy Ave
Greenwood, SC 29646
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Hospital Quality

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Lee Memorial Hospital
2776 Cleveland Avenue
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Self Regional Healthcare
1325 Spring Street
Greenwood, SC 29646

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Greenwood, SC 29646
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    Dr. Goforth's Experience

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    Dr. Goforth's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice, 1989
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    Background Check for Dr. Goforth

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Tripler Army Med Center
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Tripler Army Med Center
    Complete in 1983

    Fellowship Hospital

    Uniformed Srvs University
    Complete in 1990

    Undergraduate Schools

    Vanderbilt University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Goforth & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Goforth's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Lee Memorial Hospital

    • Self Regional Healthcare

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Goforth

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goforth to family and friends

    1 response
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    Dr. Goforth's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
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    national average
    Experience with Dr. Goforth
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
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    national average

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    Office Locations

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    155 Academy Ave
    Greenwood, SC 29646
    (864) 725-4865 (Office)
    (864) 725-4883 (Fax)
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