Dr. Joel Goldstein, MD

Dr. Joel Goldstein, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Joel Goldstein, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Manasquan, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

2315 Highway 34

Manasquan, NJ 08736

Contact Information

(732) 974-0404

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Goldstein performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spondylosis
high
more than 84% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 83% of peers
Back Pain
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Goldstein'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.

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Work-Related Injuries

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11  Procedures

  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Downstate Kings Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Downstate Kings Co Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Saint Luke's Spine Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goldstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldstein's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldstein to family and friends
22 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Goldstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He’s arrogant and rude. I’ve never seen a doctor that was so unprofessional. You would think a dr wants to help people. He’s in it for the money only and does not like to answer any questions. When he does answer your question he is rude and condescending. The physicians assistant is also similar....more
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I have to say I wasn't happy that I was going to have to get a spinal fusion done. But Dr. Goldstein did everything that he could to not have it done. Then it came down to surgery day I feel very confident in him to perform the surgery on my neck and now I feel like a million bucks it takes a...more
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Dr Goldstein is great in my book! I am a nurse; he has operated on my husband twice and I would highly recommend him. He answers my many questions and is so kind and caring! His years of expertise speak for itself. He tells you like it is and that's how it should be! Kudos to Dr Goldstein! ...more
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Both the office staff and the doctor were rude and rushing. The doctor did not listen to patient and made bad decisions.
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I see where one other patient was less than satisfied. Quite the opposite of my experience. I've been treated twice in the past two years for pain in first the right and a year later the left leg. After MRIs, he recommended and performed surgery (in and out same day) for the first event, and a...more
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