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Dr. Elliot Goodman, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Goodman

Dr. Elliot Goodman, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Cambridge, School Of Clinical Medicine in 1988 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.


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(212) 844-8200

Dr. Goodman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Goodman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Goodman performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Obesity
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman treats Obesity more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Goodman treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman performs Esophageal Surgery more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Goodman performs this procedure more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Goodman's conditions and procedures:

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

About Me

Biography

Dr. Elliot Goodman, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Cambridge, School Of Clinical Medicine in 1988 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Coney Island Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1996
Maimonides Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Addenbrookes Hospital
Internship Hospital
1988
University Of Cambridge, School Of Clinical Medicine
Medical School
1997
1996
1994
1989
1988

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctor for Castle Connolly,

Media & Publications

  • Quoted in NY Times,
  • Extensive CV,
  • Quoted on network and cable TV,

Dr. Goodman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goodman

4.6

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Surgery was performed successful on my son Rocky Young with continued help always return call prompt and provide additional help and service
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Dr. Goodman cancelled a time sensitive operation 3 days before I was scheduled for surgery. I had consulted with him, done the bloodwork and he cancelled the appointment to go to a conference. Also he was 40 minutes late to my consultation. Get yourself a surgeon capable of managing their time....Read More
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I felt safe and in great hands with Dr. Goodman. I found him after an extensive search of surgeons who take my insurance. That meant by the time I found him I really needed help. Dr. Goodman made space in his calendar to take care of my surgery. He gave me confidence in his expertise, and made the...Read More
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