Dr. James Goad, MD

Dr. James Goad, MD

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49 y/o
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Dr. James Goad, MD is a general surgery specialist in Loxahatchee, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

Background Check

2 malpractice claims Found
  • Settlement (4/11/2014)View details
  • Settlement (1/10/2018)View details
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Dr. Goad's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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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
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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

Dr. Goad's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abscess
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Mastectomy
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Melanoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Obesity
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia
  • von Willebrand Disease

About Me

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

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
1 Star
5.405405405405405%
(2)

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Dr. Goad was super attentive to my husband when he needed gall bladder surgery. He prepared us well and did exactly what he said. Great bedside manner in the hospital! I highly recommend Dr. Goad.
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Great doc and awesome staff!
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Staff are amazing and makes me feel welcome everytime.
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Love the staff
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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

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