Dr. Lawrence Goldberg, MD

Dr. Lawrence Goldberg, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Lawrence Goldberg, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 1978 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

4957 38th Ave N Ste D

Saint Petersburg, FL 33710

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 83% of peers
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
more than 79% of peers
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
more than 67% of peers

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Dr. Goldberg's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Goldberg "Valedictorian of graduating medical school class."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Goldberg "Treat patients with the best Doctor experience of their life"

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease


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14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • U Fla Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goldberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldberg to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Goldberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Goldberg is an awesome opthomologist whom I am happy to give a five star rating. Besides our family's annual checkups for overt 12 years, both my wife and I have had cataract surgery performed by him with outstanding care and results. We highly recommend him.
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July 7 ,2017 I was examine by Dr. Lawrence Goldberg. Great Job!! I have been to other Eye Physicians but being in Dr. Goldberg care , really let me know that he cares about his Patients. Thanks Dr. Goldberg.
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