Dr. Scott Goffin, DO

Dr. Scott Goffin, DO

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Goffin, DO is a dermatology doctor who practices in Great Barrington, MA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

17 Taconic Ave

Great Barrington, MA 01230

Contact Information

(413) 528-5184

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Keloid Scar
very high
more than 99% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Genital Warts
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Plantar Wart
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Sunburn
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts


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  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Ny Coll Of Osteo Med Ny Inst Of Tech Old Westbury
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • St John's Episcopal Hospital Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Goffin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goffin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goffin to family and friends
based on 20 total reviews (8 with comments)
Dr. Goffin's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
in Great Barrington, MA |
I love Dr Goffin on a personal level but he is a little too quick to start chopping and zapping and then I'm left with a big bill every time. He's so swift that it's really hard to digest everything he's saying before he's zipped out of the room and you're sitting there in the paper gown thinking "but wait--what all did he just say?!" Most --of the office staff is very nice and professional especially the nurses.
Great Barrington, MA |
This man saved my life and the lives of my family. Wonderful physician!
Pittsfield, MA |
Been seeing Dr. Goffin for a few years. Went in for my checkup with a obvious tan from just returning from vacation. He belittled me in front of the assistant, embarrassed me while I sat in my bra and underwear and then refused to examine me. He then left the room and asked that I not come back. Worst experience I ever had at a Doctor appointment.
Stockbridge, MA |
This is the only dermatology practice in southern Berkshire County, which leads this group to have limits in terms of what it can provide and to take liberties around patient care. The office does not work well with patient schedules (I rescheduled a session in February, and was told I couldn't get another appointment until late June). The doctor seems to insist on a medication in advance-- the pharmacy noted that his patients all seem to get the same meds. His bedside manner is condescending.
in Great Barrington, MA |
I originally went to Dr Goffin for a growth on my face. He"froze" it and several others. Follow up visit checked what he had removed and removed several more. Third time I went for scalp issues and again he was ready to remove more. When I refused he wanted to know why. I told him I thought it was unnecessary. A routine skin check makes sense but not every visit. He became agitated and said he couldn't be my dr and left the room and never completed the exam. Apparently zapping is mandatory .
Great Barrington, MA |
Dr. Goffin is a pleasant friendly doctors. He tends to find something to remove each time you visit him, even though he has seen it in a previous visit a year before without much change. I guess that is the way he makes his money.
Great Barrington, MA |
went for a full skin scan, was only asked to remove my shirt, the dr looked at my hands, neck, tops of shoulders, outside top of arms, have copy of the scan, dr checked off every part of body scalp to toes as examined. misdiagnosed w/incurable skin disease, treatments dangerous and made the condition i did have much worse. dr does not answer direct questions staff doesnt return calls.
in Pittsfield, ma |
He saved my life! I was there for acne follow up and he found a melanoma on my leg and removed it before it spread into lymph. Very thankful! I remove anything that is suspicious. Vanity over cancer is an easy choice for me.
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Dr. Goffin accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

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Berkshire Medical Center
725 North St
Pittsfield, MA 01201
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