Dr. David Goodkind has been providing his patients with state-of-the-art care for over 30 years. His expertise in plastic surgery coupled with his warm and friendly approach have earned him an impeccable reputation.

Dr. Goodkind completed his plastic surgery training at one of the most prestigious programs in the country, Duke University. He serves on the clinical faculty at Yale University Department of Plastic Surgery and is an active member of the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

Innovation in plastic surgery and medical aesthetics allow him to customize the services you receive specifically to address your wants and needs. During the consultation he will work with you to understand your concerns and recommend the best procedures to ensure the results have you looking and feeling your best.


Undergraduate Education:

The State University of New York at Buffalo, graduating Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa

Medical Education:

Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

Fellowships and Residencies:

The University of London, London, England Oxford University, Oxford, England

General Surgery:

Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA

Plastic Surgery:

Duke University Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Maxillo–Facial and Oral Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Hand and Microsurgery:

Jewish Hospital/ University of Louisville, Louisville, KY


American Board of General Surgeons 1981 American Board of Plastic Surgery 1984

Professional Affiliations:

Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT Hospital of Saint Raphael’s, New Haven, CT Griffin Hospital, Derby, CT Yale Shoreline Medical Center, Guilford, CT Temple Surgical Center, New Haven, CT