Dr. Laura Goguen, MD

Dr. Laura Goguen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
(19)
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Dr. Laura Goguen, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from College Of Human Med Michigan State University in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, head & neck surgical oncology, and more.

45 Francis St

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 525-6500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Tongue Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Goguen'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

31  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • College Of Human Med Michigan State University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Loyola University Il
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tufts University/Nemc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goguen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goguen's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goguen to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Goguen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

In the many years as a patient of Dr. Goguen, I have found her to be comforting in explaining my illness and pending surgeries. She was at my bedside before and after surgery, sometimes twice a day. I express my deep gratitude to Dr. Goguen and all of the staff at Dana Farber.
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Very knowledgeable, extremely thorough and skilled surgeon. I couldn't have asked for better.
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Dr. Goguen is very thorough and careful. She is a highly skilled surgeon. I highly recommend her.
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This doctor submitted a false medical summary of my visit.
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Awful experience. Got an appointment with this Dr ( wanted her to check if I had tonsil stones that cause bad breath, and if so, to learn what treatments are available). She did look at my tonsils ( for like 5 seconds) and said that there are no "stones". That's it. When I got home I pressed on a...more
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