Dr. Matthew Goodwin, MD

Dr. Matthew Goodwin, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Matthew Goodwin, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Yale University in 2001 and specializes in plastic surgery.

7280 W Palmetto Park Rd Ste 305

Boca Raton, FL 33433

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reconstruction
very high
more than 96% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 88% of peers
Wound Repair
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Injury
  • Hidradenitis
  • Laceration
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Scars
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Wounds

29  Procedures

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.


  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Minnesota Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Minnesota, Department Of Surgery--Categorial General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children's Hospital--Plastic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mercy Hospital--Breast Reconstruction, Microsurgery, Cosmetic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Visiting International Fellowship, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital--Microsurgical Reconstruction
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Corso Award for Research in Plastic Surgery, Awarded by Yale University Section of Plastic Surgery, 2000
  • Yale School of Medicine Research Day Award, 2000
  • Wilbur G. Downs Fellowship, Stipend for summer research in an underdeveloped country, 1999-2000
  • Princeton Fellowship, Stipend for summer study in Paris, France, 1995
  • James G. Hirsch Endowed Medical Student Research Fellowship, Scholarship and stipend for one year of research, 1999-2000
Media & Publications
  • The Virtual Craniofacial Center: Development of Internet/Intranet Based Care Coordination of Craniofacial Patients; A preliminary Report, Goodwin MD, Otake LR, Persing JA, Shin JH; may 2001, Vol. 46, pp. 511-515, 2001, 2001
  • Breast Reconstruction Following Mastectomy, Goodwin MD, Brandt KE; May-June 2006, Vol. 103, pp. 289-282, 2006, 2006
  • Spontaneously Infected Cephalohematoma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature, Goodwin MD, Persing JA, Duncan CC, Shin JH; July 2000, Vol. 11, pp. 371-375, 2000
  • Strategy for Introduction of Foreign Genes into Field Population of Chagas Disease Vector, Durvasula R, Kroger A, Goodwin M, Panackal A, Kruglov O, Taneja J, Gumbs A, Richards F, Beard C, Cordon-Rosales C; November 1999, Vol. 92, Number 6, 1999

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goodwin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goodwin to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Goodwin'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 (6)

Terribleexperience he is more a butcher than a plastic surgeon . He was always in a rush and never had time to discuss my case. Was impatient and argumentative. Did a real job on my breast reconstruction. Please get second opinions before using this butcher.
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Dr. Goodwin is exceptional. He called me from his personal cell and responded quickly when I texted him on the weekend as I needed some extra postoperative care. He spoke to my oncologist to coordinate care. He is a lovely person and very talented. I had 2 other opinions for a breast...more
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Dr. Goodwin took the time I needed to answer all of my questions prior to surgery. He is one of the most precise and caring physicians I've met. So grateful to have found him as my PS. I've referred so many friends and clients because I know and trust that they are in the absolute best care...more
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Had a 12:45 appt. Arrived about 12:30--no one there/door locked. Figured they went to lunch, waited and called the office at 12:45 only to get an answering service who suggested they may be at lunch. Called again after 1 and still got answering service. Called at 1:30 and now answering service...more
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He is an excellent plastic surgeon and has a nice personality. He is attentive to his patients needs. His office staff sucks, it's like they don't like to work there. They are cold and rude to patients.
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