Dr. Goutam Shome, MD

Dr. Goutam Shome, MD

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Allergy & Immunology  |  
Male  |  
56 y/o
(7)

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Dr. Goutam Shome, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka and specializes in allergy & immunology.

Covenant Medical Group

9812 Slide Rd Ste 2200

Lubbock, TX 79424
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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Asthma
very high
more than 96% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 93% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
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Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Deviated Septum
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Itchy Skin
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
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Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Dhaka Medical College, University Of Dhaka
    Medical School | Graduated
  • St Joseph Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Hurley Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shome has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shome does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shome and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shome's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shome to family and friends
4.7
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Shome'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Lubbock, TX |
Dr. Shome was very kind respectful and knowledgeable. He explained my treatment very thoroughly. He and his staff were very kind and listened to all my questions and concerns. I will definitely recommend him to anyone!
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in Lubbock, TX |
He is kind, thorough, knowledgeable, professional with a wonderful bedside manner. Wish all doctor visits were as pleasant and productive!
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Spring, TX |
He diagnosed me with asthma and allergies my freshman year of college, and treated me me throughout my college career! I recommend this doctor, he will talk to you very honestly about your condition and doesn't sugar coat it!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shome accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Shome has admitting privileges

Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street
3615 19th St
Lubbock, TX 79410
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