Dr. Paulino Goco, MD

Dr. Paulino Goco, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Paulino Goco, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Murfreesboro, TN and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

Middle Tennessee Ear Nose and Throat PC

1370 Gateway Blvd Ste 100

Murfreesboro, TN 37129
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American General
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 98% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Goco'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

50  Conditions Treated


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19  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thread Lift
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Walter Reed Army Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Walter Reed Army Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Louisiana State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goco to family and friends
31 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Goco'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 (9)

Dr. Goco came Highly Reccommened From My Primary Care Dr. Did not disappoint.Highly Recommend.
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One of the best Doctors and Surgeons that we have in Murfreesboro. Highly recommend him.
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Dr. Goco had to perform a septoplasty, turbinate reduction, complete ethmoid, bilateral maxillary antrostomy, frontal sinus, sphenoid sinus, and fusion. I woke up feeling so much better from surgery and followed closely his post op procedures to help recover. I am so grateful that he listened to my...more
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If I could give Dr Goco a zero I would.I got a qtip forcefully lodged in my hear by hitting it with my shoulder.The ER referred me to Dr Goco as the ENT doctor to follow up with.My ear is bleeding again,so I called Dr Goco's answering service.I waiting more than an hour-no response.When I called...more
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Yes. I've been seeing Dr. GOCO for about 3 months now. He is a very caring doctor that wants to help me get better.. what I love most is that he has time to talk to me and go over my concerns. Even though he's busy. He takes time for me.. not like some who herd you through,your appt.. to get on to...more
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