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Dr. Paul Goodman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Goodman

Dr. Paul Goodman, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1972 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, and more.


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(619) 294-2350

Dr. Goodman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Basic PPO
Enhanced Exclusive for Small Business HMO
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedHealthInsurance
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Goodman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ear Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman treats Ear Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Goodman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Earwax Buildup
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman treats Earwax Buildup more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Goodman treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Chronic Sinusitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Goodman treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Goodman's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

About Me

Dr. Goodman and his staff treat each patient with dignity, compassion and respect.  

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

Board Certifications

Education

1977
Naval Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1973
San Diego Mercy Hosp
Internship Hospital
1972
Temple University
Medical School
1968
Temple University
Undergraduate School
1977
1973
1972
1968

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Dr. Goodman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goodman

4.3

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
25%
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Paul Goodman, MD
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The technician that took my hearing test had no bedside manner and not once explained to me any of the procedures/tests she was about to run, including shoving some instrument into my ear and pulling it out without care. Dr. Goodman was nice enough to listen to my symptoms but had little sympathy...Read More
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