License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Goffman is Excellent. Dr. Goffman has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Goffman graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Goffman has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital 
  • West Houston Medical Center 
  • Sw Memorial Hermann 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Henry Goffman MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Joel H. Goffman practice?
Dr. Joel Goffman has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joel Goffman practices Ophthalmology near Houston, TX.
See Houston Ophthalmologists.