Dr. James Goodin, MD

Dr. James Goodin, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. James Goodin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 2007 and specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.

1932 Alcoa Hwy Bldg C-270

Knoxville, TN 37920

Contact Information

(865) 251-4658

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Umbilical Hernia
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more than 5% of peers
Tracheal Surgery
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more than 5% of peers
Pleural Effusion
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more than 5% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

68  Conditions Treated

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59  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goodin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goodin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goodin

4.1

Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr.Goodin has done more for me than I could ever explain. I was terrified when I found out I was pregnant and then 2 weeks later found out I had thyroid cancer. He kept a close eye on me throughout my pregnancy and after I had my daughter did my surgery. I'm so glad he's the doctor I went to. Now,...Read More
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Nicole Panitz in Knoxville, TN – Jul 20, 2018
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Excellent care and skills. He went out of his way to explain everything to me and my family. Awesome patience with me. Could not have been blessed with a better Doctor.
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Joyce in Sevierville – Nov 30, 2017
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It was 7 star I had to have emergency surgery he went over care he was so niece and made me not afraid he saved my life he really took good care of me and did what he said he would do I would reckmend him to any one he is a good person and a good Dr. My husband really respected him
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Patty hawn in Wartburg – May 12, 2016
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