Dr. Howard Goldberg, MD

Dr. Howard Goldberg, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Howard Goldberg, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.

10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 404

Bethesda, MD 20817

Contact Information

(240) 737-0085

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
high
more than 85% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 85% of peers
Dysphagia
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Goldberg'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Goldberg "Capital Digestive Care offers the greatest collective experience in the area and the most accessible care. "

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Colgate University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Hahnemann Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Hahnemann Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goldberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldberg's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldberg to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Goldberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Only gave one star since zero stars isn't an option. This person was outrageously condescending and dismissive, wouldn't look at the test results from my recent hospitalization for gastrointestinal distress, ignored my paperwork from another gastroenterologist about an ongoing condition, threw my...more
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Dr Goldberg was really nice, took his time to get to know me and my issues and helped developed a plan to get me feeling better quickly.
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Dr. Goldberg was a huge help. After having my gallbladder removed by another doctor I continued to have symptoms. A few months after the surgery I had a scare that worried my primary care doctor and my radiologist, so Dr Goldberg was able to fit me in to see me the same day. He showed genuine...more
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The doctor was good at performing the needed tests and identifying the problem. He prescribed medication but was not cooperative enough when it came to discussing changes in lifestyle. I didn't feel I have a partner who listens and willing to help me through my journey to complete healing without...more
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