Dr. Gary Goforth, MD

Dr. Gary Goforth, MD

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62 y/o
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Dr. Gary Goforth, MD is a family medicine specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in family medicine.

Lee Physician Group - Family Medicine

2780 Cleveland Ave Ste 709

Fort Myers, FL 33901
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Goforth's Experience

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Dr. Goforth's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Goforth "Provide comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care to all ages including Obstetrics."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Uniformed Srvs University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goforth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goforth's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goforth to family and friends
5.0
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Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Goforth's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Goforth is an awesome doc. He helped my dad with his diabetes. We follow his instructions, took meds he sends at home and within two months he's no longer a type two diabetes patient !! I'm happy we found him and I'm thankful that I can have my dad for a long time in my life. My dad was so...more
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