Dr. Elliot Goodman, MD

Dr. Elliot Goodman, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Elliot Goodman, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Cambridge, School Of Clinical Medicine in 1988 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

10 Union Sq E

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 2 More

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 87% of peers
more than 76% of peers
Esophageal Surgery
more than 50% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

2  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctor for Castle Connolly,
Media & Publications
  • Quoted in NY Times,
  • Extensive CV,
  • Quoted on network and cable TV,

Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Elliot Goodman, MD
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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Patricia Young in NYC, NY – May 29, 2018
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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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Samuel Dawson – May 16, 2018
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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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NatNY in Brooklyn, NY – Jul 07, 2016
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