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Dr. James Goldman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from UNIV OF ROCHESTER SCH OF MED & DENTISTRY in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology and cataract surgery.Read his story
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Dr. Goldman's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Goldman "Dr. James Goldman is a medical eye care provider specializing in cataract surgery and general ophthalmology. He has been in practice since 2007 and has performed thousands of successful surgeries using Micro Incision and No Stitch techniques. Patients who see Dr. Goldman benefit from his experience as a corneal and refractive surgeon. He is currently focused on refractive cataract surgery and general ophthalmology. Medical training began early for Dr. Goldman, having been granted acceptance to an eight-year medical program at the University of Rochester while in high school. Majoring in neurosciences, he graduated cum laude and received numerous academic awards. He completed his medical internship in Rochester and was recognized by the department as "Intern of the Year". He then received training as an ophthalmologist at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois and served as Chief Resident. Following residency, he was accepted into the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida, the #1 ranked school for ophthalmology training in the nation. There he completed an anterior segment fellowship specializing in microsurgery of the lens, cornea, and laser vision correction, and published research involving advanced techniques in cataract and corneal surgery. In his early years, Dr. Goldman was known as "James the Juggler" having performed regularly at nursing homes and founding a volunteer project to use juggling as a recreational therapy for learning disabled children and victims of brain injury. His efforts were recognized in the New York Times and by the State Medical Society as outstanding contributions in community service. Dr. Goldman and his staff are passionate about educating patients and helping them make the best decision regarding elective options including astigmatism correcting lenses, multifocal lenses, intraoperative aberrometry, laser-based cataract surgery, and other new and emerging technologies. Dr. Goldman strives to help patients achieve visual results that fit their lifestyle and individual needs. His patients describe him as professional, informative, and compassionate."