Dr. James Goodyear, MD

Dr. James Goodyear, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
70 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Goodyear, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lansdale, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in general surgery.

North Penn Surgical Associates

125 Medical Campus Dr Ste 310

Lansdale, PA 19446
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • POMCO Group
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
more than 98% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Goodyear'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. Goodyear "My goal is to optimally utilize my medical education, surgical expertise, interest in Hernias, understanding of the new health system and my commitment to healthcare Quality, Safety and Value for the benefit of my patients. A calling to serve the healthcare needs of Patients and the global community, and my interest in the advancement of Quality and Safety in the field of Hernia Surgery, have led me to focus all my research efforts an clinical activity in the Speialty area of Hernia Surgery."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Temple university school of Pharmacy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Abington Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Abington Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goodyear has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. James Goodyear, MD
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Absolutely the Best! I did my due dilengence and flew to PA to have Dr. Goodyear do my double hernia! Absolutely the finest care and work! Really an amazing experience!
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Dr. Goodyear provided a stellar overall experience. From my preliminary pre-op visit to the post surgical summarization exam, Dr. Goodyear demonstrated approachable professionalism, while explaining his unique hernia repair technique in layman's terms.. He proved to be attentive to detail and...Read More
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