Dr. James Goad, MD

Dr. James Goad, MD

Save
General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o
(34)

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Goad, MD is a general surgery specialist in Loxahatchee, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Goad's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Goad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goad performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Goad performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goad treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Goad treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goad treats Breast Diseases more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Goad treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

The Center for Advanced Surgical Care is dedicated to providing exceptional patient care with the expertise of highly-skilled physicians utilizing leading-edge technology. We are one of the few places in the country that provides a wide range of standard and complex minimally invasive surgical treatment options for patients.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2002
    Louisiana State University
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1998
    Louisiana State University
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1993
    Arkansas State University
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Caduceus Club Community Service Award,
  • Caduceus Club Alumni Assoication Board of Directors,
  • Aesculapian Society Outstanding Intem, 1997
  • Caduceus Club Outstanding Senior Medical Student,
  • Aesculapian Society Resident of the year, 2002

Dr. Goad's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goad

4.6

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
82.3529411764706%
(28)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(2)
3 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
2 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
1 Star
5.882352941176471%
(2)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Goad?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Goad's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. James Goad, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
My visit went well, nice man.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Goad, MD?
Reply
All I can say is I love him!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Goad, MD?
Reply
Love the staff! And Dr. Goad is amazing
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Thank you for your review of The Center for...Read More
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Goad, MD?
Reply
I would absolutely recommend Dr Goad to my friends, family or anyone looking for a highly skilled surgeon with exceptional bedside manner. I think he’s the best out there (I had two other surgical consults). Dr Goad performed my hernia surgery 2/2017 & when I needed my gallbladder removed this...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Thank you so much for the positive feedback! We...Read More
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Goad, MD?
Reply
Would not recommend. Saw him for a buttock issue. After first surgery issue soon returned, after second surgery it returned again. This was just within several months. Turned out he gave the wrong diagnosis. I finally saw a specialist who told me what it actually was and he removed it - one time,...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Goad, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Goad?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accountable Health Plans of America
AvMed
Open Access
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Federal Employee Program
Careplus
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Dean Health Plan, Inc.
Gold HMO
Dimension Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Fortified Provider Network
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Medicare Advantage PPO
Health Care District of Palm Beach County
Health Net
Universal Care
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Humana
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Neighborhood Health Plan
Quality Health Plans
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Vista Health Plan
Commercial HMO

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Goad treats patients.

Learn more

Jfk Medical Center

Atlantis, FL

Palms West Hospital

Loxahatchee, FL

Compare General Surgeons

More General Surgeons like Dr. Goad at Center for Advanced Surgical Care

Show All General Surgeons