Dr. Robert Goodman, MD

Dr. Robert Goodman, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Robert Goodman, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

740 Jordan St

Shreveport, LA 71101

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Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Humana
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Dr. Goodman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Goodman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Goodman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goodman treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Goodman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Goodman's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Bursa Injection
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Connective Tissue Disorders
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Felty's Syndrome
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Infusion Therapy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Paget's Disease
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Tendonitis
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis
X-Ray

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Blending the latest scientific information with personalized patient care is the way I approach the treatment of patients who have arthritic disease." 
 Robert E. Goodman, M.D.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1985
    University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences
    Fellowship Hospital
    1985
  • 1983
    Medical University of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1981
    Medical University of South Carolina
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
    Medical School
    1980
  • 1976
    Louisana State Univ
    Undergraduate School
    1976

Awards

Dr. Goodman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goodman

3.3

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
52.38095238095238%
(11)
4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
3 Stars
4.761904761904762%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
38.095238095238095%
(8)

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1st visit was 6 hours of lab and x-rays. 10 minutes with him. He ignored my concerns and just said "mmhmm" to everything. I told him my complete medical history, which is a lot of issues other than my RA and Fibro. I mentioned pain management, he asks, "why do you need that?". He did not hear a...Read More
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All inclusive first visit. Very professional and friendly staff. Dr Goodman was very kind and listened to all concerns.
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Real nice doctor. Staff is very awesome. Office has a Christian atmosphere.
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I was a patient of Dr. Goodman's office for 4 years. Basically I would go in every 3 months, see one of the NP's unless she had called in sick and have massive amounts of lab drawn, and given my next appointment. On those rare times Dr. Goodman himself saw me, he would breeze into the room, pat my...Read More
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I take my mother for her doctor visits with Dr. Goodman. Our experiences with him have always been very positive. We both agree that Dr. Goodman has the following qualities: patient, attentive, good listener, and thorough.
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
MVP Health Care
National Elevator
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
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