Dr. Alok Goyal, MD

Dr. Alok Goyal, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Alok Goyal, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in South Plainfield, NJ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

2509 Park Ave Ste 1A

South Plainfield, NJ 07080

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Goyal performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Goyal's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

86  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breath Testing
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Procedures
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • St Luke's - Roosevelt Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Ne
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Suny Downstate Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goyal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goyal's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goyal to family and friends
23 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Goyal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Just a kind and caring physician who was very helpful.
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An excellent Dr. I was feeling sick and was able to call in the afternoon and get an appointment the same day. When I arrived there were people waiting, and all the office staff were friendly. Even though I was a walk in, he stayed after office hours to see me. Dr. Goyal himself was very...more
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He is a very caring doctor. He answered all the questions that I had without being rushed. I would recommend him to all my family members.
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Dr. Goyal is the greatest. He is a very caring person, explains your results in a language you can understand, not always using medical terms. If you call for any problems you can call his cell phone after hours. He will not discuss results because of HIPAA laws but is available to you. Very...more
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Goyal needs more education or his head examined. Horrible doctor please do not this tgis man take your money and ruin your life.
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wrong doctor

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