Dr. Howard Goodman, MD

Dr. Howard Goodman, MD

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Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
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65 y/o
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Dr. Howard Goodman, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Wellington, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in gynecologic oncology.

Florida Cancer Specialists and Research Institute

1037 S State Road 7 Ste 303

Wellington, FL 33414
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colposcopy
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Goodman'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. Goodman "The Palm Beach Cancer Institute (PBCI) is led by a distinguished team of board certified oncologists committed to providing their patients with the finest cancer care available today! The staff at PBCI is dedicated to providing compassionate care for every patient in a warm, comfortable setting. Offering innovative, high-quality medical diagnosis and treatment, certified oncology nurses, and ancillary services including a patient resource center and a resident psychotherapist, PBCI recognizes that support services and family involvement are key elements of the best patient care programs"

1  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

49  Conditions Treated

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41  Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Birth Control
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colporrhaphy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Boston Hospital Women
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Brigham Womens Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Brigham/womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goodman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Goodman's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goodman to family and friends
26 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Goodman'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 (9)

Dr Goodman is outstanding
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I am two days post surgery. I am home I went in nervous due to reviews about hospital. I can’t say enough positive things about my experience here. From pre-operative Check in to post operative to the most amazing staff of nurses I have ever experienced in a hospital. I honestly did not want to go...more
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Excellect DOCTOR and human being!, his face reflects kindness and compassion, he cares deeply about the health of his patients. He did my surgery knowing that I was unsured, he is really a Good Man!
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Wonderful surgeon. I felt very comfortable and safe having him do a hysterectomy.
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Dr. Goodman operated on me for a anterior and posterior repair in 2004. I am still in perfect shape after 12 years. He is the most caring, compassionate physician I have ever seen. He explains everything in detail so you can understand the procedure, as well as the aftercare. I would highly...more
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