Dr. Loyd Godwin, MD

Dr. Loyd Godwin, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Loyd Godwin, MD is a dermatologist in Shelton, CT and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in dermatology.Read his story

4 Corporate Dr Ste 386

Shelton, CT 06484

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Consumer Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Folliculitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Godwin'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.

Dr. Godwin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Godwin "Dr. Godwin has been in private practice in Fairfield County since 2002, treating adults and children for a wide range of dermatological conditions, including acne, psoriasis, eczema and skin cancer, among many others. His approach to medicine is simple: Put the patient first. In 2013, Dr. Godwin opened Dermatology Physicians of Connecticut with the goal of having a team of dermatologists in CT that provide personalized care and the latest dermatological advancements to patients through two state-of-the-art office facilities in Norwalk and Shelton. The practice focuses on general dermatology for adults and children along with a variety of cosmetic procedures. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Godwin earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at the New York University School of Medicine, where professors elected him to the Alpha Omega Alpha Society for his outstanding work. He completed his internship at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City and his dermatology residency at Stony Brook University on Long Island. Dr. Godwin is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and a member of the American Board of Medical Specialties. When not busy with his wife and three daughters, you can find him out and about playing golf and tennis (while wearing sunscreen, of course)."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Godwin "Dermatology Physicians of Connecticut are a team of professional dermatologists in CT offering dermatology treatment to adults and children for a wide range of conditions, including acne, eczema, psoriasis and skin cancer, among many others. The goal of Dermatology Physicians of Connecticut is providing superior care to adult and pediatric patients through every aspect of the office experience."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

47  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Peel
  • Mole Removal
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Lenox Hill Hosp-Nyu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • SUNY At Stony Brook Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Godwin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Godwin's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Godwin to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Godwin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (4)

Appears to always be in a hurry, to be in and out too quickly.. Too much pressure to state a concern quickly.
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I've seen Dr. Godwin myself + I've taken my kids to Dr. Godwin. He's a great doctor and has a great bedside manner. I highly recommend if you are looking for a dermatologist!
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This was the worst referral ever! They could care a less if patients wait 2 hours to see a dr. You are better off at a walk in than going to such a poorly managed provider.
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It couldn't have been better. Dr. Godwin was attentive, great bedside manor, and worked within my prescription coverage limits towards a great outcome. There is seldom much of a wait both in the waiting and exam rooms. His non-hurried common sense approach was refreshing. Pros and cons are...more
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