Randall Goodman, MD


Randall Goodman, M.D., is a board-certified ophthalmologist at the Santa Maria-based Shepard Eye Center. Dr. Goodman frequently volunteers with SEE to Vanua Levu, Fiji, where he holds clinics for people who would not otherwise have access to vision care. His clinics typically last for five days, serving over 200 patients and performing surgery for 50-60 patients suffering from cataracts.

Prior to joining Shepard Eye Center, Dr. Goodman served as Chief of Ophthalmology at the United States Air Force and Veteran’s Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. He received his Medical Doctor degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine. After serving for two years as an Air Force flight surgeon, he completed his ophthalmology residency at Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center.

Dr. Goodman is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He and his family also enjoy hiking, traveling and time spent together.