All professionals at Hillcrest Head and Neck Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Dr. Paul M Goodman
Dr. Goodman was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and attended Temple university School of Medicine. He did his postgraduate training while serving in the United States Navy at Naval Hospital San Diego. Following his residency, Dr. Goodman served as Chief of Otolaryngology at Naval Hospital, Yokosuka, Japan.
Dr. Goodman has been in private practice in San Diego since 1980. In addition to caring for all aspects of disorders of the ear, nose and throat, Dr. Goodman serves as Qualified Medical Examiner for the State of California Workers' Compensation Division in addition to performing Independent Medical Examinations and serving as an Expert Witness.
Dr. Pierre Rivet
Dr. Rivet was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He attended Louisiana State Medical School and had post-graduate training at UCLA and Wadsworth VA hospital in Los Angeles with his specialty training at Louisiana State University.
Dr. Rivet has been in private practice in San Diego since 1982. He enjoys bicycling, golf, fishing and spending time with his three grandchildren.