Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr, MD

Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr, MD

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Medical Oncology  ·  
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48 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada

9280 W Sunset Rd Ste 100

Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Sierra Choice

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Top Care Areas

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

Cancer
high
more than 80% of peers
Oral Cancer
normal
more than 81% of peers
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Dr. Goodman Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Goodman Jr "Oscar B. Goodman Jr., MD, PhD, is a medical oncologist and clinical researcher at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN). He is board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology, and hematology with expertise in genitourinary malignancies. Dr. Goodman also participates in various basic, translational and clinical research studies, most recently focusing on circulating tumor cells by using the cells as the basis for personalized therapies against prostate and other cancers."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Goodman Jr "I believe that taking care of my patients is the greatest privilege and responsibility that can be bestowed in our society. I strive to treat every patient as I would want a member of my family to be treated under the circumstances. I communicate honestly and directly to the patient, not by sugar-coating. I hold the patient-physician partnership as the key to one day eliminating all human suffering related to cancer and blood diseases, and aim to do so one patient at a time."

5  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Cancer Research
  • Hematology
  • Oncology
  • Research

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Swarthmore College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goodman Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goodman Jr's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goodman Jr to family and friends
11 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Goodman Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I am currently a patient of Dr. Goodman and he is very knowledgeable, kind, patient, and above all, understanding. His staff is also wonderful, they never make you feel like you're not important. I am truly satisfied with my treatment so far and I look forward to reaching success with Dr. Goodman...more
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Dr Goodman is a very caring and highly qualified in the areas he treats. I think I was his 1st patient with my condition. Dr Goodman rolled up his sleeves and found my problem and put together a treatment program. It is an extremely rare condition. He makes me feel so comfortable and he is...more
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Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased to hear about the positive experience you've had with Dr. Goodman. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly at infocccn@usoncolgy.com. Thank you,

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I came to Dr. Goodman from Reno Nevada. The Dr.'s in Reno told me that they didn't think they could help me. I have stage 4 lung cancer that spread to my thyroid and kidney. Dr. Goodman received my medical records via fax and accepted me as a patient I arrived in Vegas in Feb of 2017 and met with...more
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Thank you for taking the time to write a review and give us a 5-star rating. We are so pleased to hear about the positive experience you've had while under the care of Dr. Goodman. We are honored that you traveled to us all the way from Reno for care. We are happy to hear how well you are doing. Your feedback is greatly appreciated. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly at infocccn@usoncolgy.com. We wish you all the best. Thank you,

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One of the most personable, compassionate doctors I have met. He is extremely thorough and is such a calming force knowing that you are in good hands under his care. I have had a very abrupt onset of a critical illness and out of the many doctors I have seen thus far, he was the only one to take...more
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Dr Goodman led my family you believe that he was experienced in dealing with Mesothelioma. He is not. My father had great confidence in this man and he gave us all false hope. My Dad passed away 3 weeks ago at Southern Hills hospital which is CONNECTED to Goodman's office. My Dad spoke highly of...more
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