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Russell P. Goodman, MD, Dphil


Accepting New Patients





Centers & Specialties

Digestive Healthcare Center

Clinical Interests
  • Liver disease / Hepatology
  • Liver tumors
  • Hepatitis C virus (HCV)
  • Hepatitis B virus (HBV)
  • Chronic Liver Diseases
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Wilson's Disease
  • Genetic causes of liver disease
Medical Education
  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
Existing Patients
Patient Gateway
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - ACD
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - PBO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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Dr. Goodman  is a graduate of the University of Oxford, England, where he received his D. Phil, and Harvard Medical Schoool, where he received his M.D. He completed his Internal Medicine training at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, and his Gastroenterology and Hepatology training at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is an Instructor on the faculty of Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Goodman has clinical expertise in all forms of liver disease (hepatology) and sees and treats patients with liver disease including viral hepatitis, alcoholic liver disease, biliary liver disease, and patients wtih abnormal liver imaging and liver tumors. He has a particular interest in genetic causes of liver disease such as Wilson's and A1-antityrpsin, and in liver disease related to meatobolic disorders. 

Dr. Goodman is actively engaged in basic research relating to metabolic causes and consequences of liver disease. 


Gastroenterology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-724-0524

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