Dr. James Goodyear, MD

Dr. James Goodyear, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. James Goodyear, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lansdale, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

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
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Dr. Goodyear's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodyear treats Inguinal Hernia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Goodyear treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodyear performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Goodyear performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Hernia Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodyear performs Hernia Repair more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Goodyear performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Goodyear's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Appendectomy, Open
Benign Tumor
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 ...


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


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


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What People Say About Dr. James Goodyear, MD
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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Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Golden Rule
Choice Care PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
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