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Dr. Oscar B Goodman Jr., MDPHD
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Dr. Oscar B Goodman Jr., MDPHD

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    Overview

    EXPERIENCE Dr. Goodman is a physician-scientist. He is a medical oncologist and clinical researcher at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN). He participates in various basic, translational and clinical research studies, most recently focusing on circulating tumor cells by using the cells as the basis for personalized therapies against prostate and other cancers. Other ongoing projects center on understanding mechanisms that govern prostate cancer resistance to hormonal therapy. Dr. Goodman conducts his translational research at Roseman University of Health Sciences, with colleagues on the Prostate Cancer Research team, part of the university’s Cancer Research Program. He serves as an Adjunct Professor at Roseman and Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. Prior to joining CCCN in 2012, Dr. Goodman worked as a medical oncologist at the UC San Diego Nevada Cancer Institute. Before moving to Las Vegas, Dr. Goodman worked as a Clinical Associate and later as a physician for the Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Campus, in New York City. ACCOMPLISHMENTS He has earned multiple awards during his career. Dr. Goodman is a recipient of the Young Investigator Award from the American Society of Clinical Oncology and also has been named a Regional Top Doctor by US News and World Report and Castle-Connolly. He has been honored with the title of Research Healthcare Headliner by Vegas Inc. in 2013 and received the 2014 Southern Nevada Technology & Research Healthcare Hero award by Nevada Business Magazine. He was also awarded the Inspired Excellence in Health Care Award by Las Vegas HEALS. He has authored numerous abstracts and more than 30 peer-reviewed publications. He has received peer-reviewed translational research support through the Department of Defense.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Hematology / Oncology Specialist

    Education & Training

    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Campus (Residency)

    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Campus (Fellowship)

    Doctorate - Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

    Doctorate - Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Medical Conditions Treated

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    Medical Procedures Performed

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada Southwest

    9280 W Sunset Road

    Suite 100

    Las Vegas, NV 89148

    (702) 952-1251

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    Las Vegas, NV 89135

    (702) 822-5433

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    Practice At 9280 W Sunset Rd Suite 100

    9280 W Sunset Rd

    Suite 100

    Las Vegas, NV 89148

    (702) 952-1251

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American Association of Cancer Research

    Member

    American Society of Clinical Oncology

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    Clark County Medical Society

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Goodman Jr.'s office at (702) 952-1251 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Goodman Jr.'s office at (702) 952-1251 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. speak?

    Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. have?

    Dr. Oscar Goodman Jr. is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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