Dr. Robert Goodman, MD

Dr. Robert Goodman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Robert Goodman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

710 W 168th St # 204

New York, NY 10032

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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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more than 70% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 69% of peers
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
more than 64% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • New York & Presbyterian Hospitals-Columbia Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New York & Presbyterian Hospitals-Columbia Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Montreal Neurological Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Goodman, MD
I had grand mal seizures and Dr. Goodman performed surgery on my right temporal lobe 12 years ago. I have been seizure free since then without any auras, no seizure medication, my memory became sharp and my weight dropped. I couldn't have lived a normal life without Dr. Robert Goodman performing...Read More
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Tara Pietropaolo in Wheatley Heights, NY – Feb 16, 2016
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I have had 2 major surgeries performed by Dr. Goodman and he is an amazing surgeon as well as a great person that will explain everything to you and spend as much time as you need with you.
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New Jersey – Jan 13, 2016
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