Dr. Willie Goffney Jr, MD

Dr. Willie Goffney Jr, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Willie Goffney Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lakewood, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1982 and specializes in general surgery.

3300 E South St Ste 201

Lakewood, CA 90805

Contact Information

Learn about Dr. Goffney Jr

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Goffney Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 79% of peers
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Goffney Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Goffney Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

54  Conditions Treated


Read Less

44  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair


Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • UCLA Hospital and Clins
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • UCLA Hospital and Clins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • UCLA Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Goffney Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Goffney Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Goffney Jr does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Goffney Jr and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Goffney Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goffney Jr to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Goffney Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Are you Dr. Goffney Jr?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!