Douglas Goodin

MS MD

Director of the Multiple Sclerosis Center

About me

Dr. Douglas Goodin is a neurologist and an internationally renowned expert on multiple sclerosis (MS).

Goodin divides his time between patient care, clinical research and teaching. His research focuses on understanding genetic and environmental aspects of MS epidemiology as well as on developing and assessing new treatments for MS.

Goodin earned his medical degree at the University of California, Irvine. He then completed a residency in neurology and fellowship training in clinical electrophysiology at UCSF. He also has a master's degree in molecular biology from Purdue University.

Goodin is a professor of neurology at UCSF.

  • Education

    University of California, Irvine, 1978

    Purdue University , M.S., Molecular Biology, 1973

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Neurology, 1982

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Clinical Electrophysiology

  • Board Certifications

    Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Psychiatry

  • Academic Title

    Professor

Multiple Sclerosis Center

1500 Owens St., Suite 320
San Francisco, CA 94158

My reviews

4.9

Overall Experience
175 Reviews
Very through and explained every aspect of my condition as well as answered all of my questions in language that I could understand. I would highly recommend this provider!!
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
173 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
174 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
166 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
173 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
174 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
174 Reviews

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