Dr. Ralph Goodman, MD

Dr. Ralph Goodman, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Ralph Goodman, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.Read his story

6027 Walnut Grove Rd Ste 307

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

(901) 681-0346

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 96% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Goodman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Goodman "Dr. Goodman received his medical degree from the University of Tennessee School of Medicine in Memphis, Tennessee. He completed his residency training at City of Memphis Hospitals in Memphis, Tennessee, and went on to complete his fellowship with the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences. Dr. Goodman has additional training in thyroid ultrasound, bone densitometry, and clinical hypertension. Medical InterestsDr. Goodman has special interests in managing diabetes, and helping his patients maintain a healthy lifestyle through diet and exercise. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of hormonal disorders such as thyroid disease, lipid disorders, hypertension, high cholesterol, and osteoporosis. In 2017, he was recognized by Professional Research Consultants (PRC) as a "Five Star" healthcare provider who scored in the top 10% nationally on patient surveys where patients were asked to rate the care they received. Awards are based on how often patients gave their physician or provider a rating of excellent on the PRC survey question. PRC is a national healthcare marketing research firm that works directly with more than 2,000 hospitals and healthcare organizations. Dr. Goodman enjoys many outdoor activities such as hiking and travelling. In his spare time, Dr. Goodman can be found relaxing with family and friends, or photographing the beautiful local landscapes. "
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2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

55  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Bone Density Scan
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound

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.

Education

  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Memphis City Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Memphis City Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Memphis City Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goodman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goodman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goodman

4.4

Based on 66 reviews

5 Stars
81.81818181818181%
(54)
4 Stars
1.5151515151515151%
(1)
3 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
(4)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
10.606060606060606%
(7)

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I found Dr Goodman to be very thorough, and compassionate. He listened to my concerns, and addressed my concerns..I highly recommend him..
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Dr. Goodman is both personable and thorough medically. He listens well and answered my questions, alleviating my concerns over potentially serious health issues by explaining normal conditions and what actions to take to obtain and maintain a healthy lifestyle. I highly recommend placing yourself...Read More
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Great patient rapport. Down to earth and genuinely cares about your health.
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Excellent Doctor. Staff is very professional and welcoming. Dr. Goodman and staff are very informative. Looking forward to my next appointment.
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I have recently moved to the Panhandle and feel so lucky to I have found Dr Goodman! He is very professional, thorough and kind! I'm a 57 yr old male and have been watching two nodules on my thyroid for year's. I have had other endocrinology in larger city look at them, but none of the other...Read More
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