Dr. Goldman graduated from New College in 1975 with a B.A. in Experimental Psychology. He graduated from the University of Missouri Medical School in 1981, and completed a residency in Neurosugery at the University of Missouri in 1988. He served on the Neurosurgery Faculty at Oregon Health Science University until 1990, and completed a fellowship in Neuro-Oncology. Dr. Goldman has been in private practice as a Neurosurgeon on staff at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham since 1990, and received Board Certification in Neurosurgery in 1995.