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Richard Nathan Goad, DPM

Pediatric Podiatry, Podiatry
Accepts New Patients
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About
Born Tyler, Texas Graduated from Austin College, Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine Received MA in Bioethics from Trinity International University in 2015 Ran 1st marathon in December, 2017 Runs triathlons

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish, Yiddish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics, Adolescents (ages 12-18), Newborns (0-28 days), Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - College Station
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Advantage Dual SNP (HMO SNP)
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select Plus HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select +
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Doctor of Podiatric Surgery, Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine (1981)
  • Internship: Podiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-West Campus ( (1982)
  • Internship: Podiatry, Cambridge Hospital (1982)
  • Residency: Podiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center (1987)
Certifications
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery (General Cert) - The American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Richard Nathan Goad, DPM  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(82)
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Sep 11, 2020
explained everything in terms we could understand. He showed us the x-rays & explained it all. knowledgeable & thoughtful.
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Sep 11, 2020
Dr. Goad is very caring, polite, and professional.
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Sep 11, 2020
Dr. Goad is very good with children.
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Aug 19, 2020
Very Professional & Reassuring during my son's procedure
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Aug 19, 2020
Dr. Goad is always wonderful, knowledgable, friendly and great with kids!
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Aug 13, 2020
Always professional, very engaging with my developmentally disabled daughter. They like to compare funny socks that they wear!
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Aug 5, 2020
My granddaughter is very comfortable with this care provider.
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Jul 30, 2020
very thorough
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Jul 28, 2020
Dr. Goad has seen both my son and daughter. He is a very genuine, caring and extremely knowledgeable health care provider. It is very obvious that Dr. Goad goes above and beyond in his work and strives for excellence.and strives to make meaningful connections.
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Jul 25, 2020
Dr. and Med. student were very nice and explained everything thoroughly.
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Jul 21, 2020
outstanding service.
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Jul 18, 2020
very pleasant experience and worked well and explained things to my child also
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Jul 11, 2020
Very knowledgeable, makes sure that you understand what it is he is saying. Relates what he is saying to everyday situations. Ask for your opinion . Very awesome doctor.
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Jul 10, 2020
Excellent!!
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Jun 29, 2020
Awesome Doctor!!
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Jun 28, 2020
Dr Goad took such good care of my daughters he really made them feel comfortable when dealing with their feet issues. Thank you Dr Goad for being such an awesome dr. Good Job
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Jun 24, 2020
As always, Dr. Goad is great with her and to the point
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Jun 14, 2020
caring & knowledgeable. we enjoyed visiting with Dr. Goad. he is very thorough & kind. explains everything.
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Jun 10, 2020
Dr. Goad has a very pleasant bedside manner and is very knowledgeable.
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May 28, 2020
knowledgeable and thorough. Listens. Explains plan of care very well. We are pleased with Dr Goad.
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May 19, 2020
Dr. Goad was prompt and knew what was wrong with my son right away. He gave us the solution as well and will follow up with us in a month. Thank you.
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May 14, 2020
He is always very patient with my disabled daughter and answers her questions in a way that she can understand.
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May 13, 2020
Dr. Goad is friendly and thorough, without being too technical.
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May 6, 2020
Dr. Goad is very personable and caring, as well as professional. He engages my son and eased his concern about his past medical issue.
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