Dr. Harry Goldsmith
May 10, 1951 – Feb 7, 201
Dr. Harry Goldsmith was born in Hadera, Israel, on May 10, 1951, the son of Bill and Halina Goldsmith. He grew up in Columbus, Ohio; attended Ohio State University, and graduated from Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine.
Harry practiced podiatry in California for 20 years, and he had nearly four decades of experience in coding, medical review, quality assurance, and practice management. A noted lecturer, he founded Codingline to provide expert advice in podiatric coding and billing. He was honored as the California Podiatric Physician of the Year in 2000 and was a member of the National Podiatry Hall of Fame.
Harry had a great sense of humor, was exceedingly generous, and was honest to a fault. He was devoted to his family and loyal to his friends. Harry was a wine enthusiast, loved to read and travel, and reveled in the joy of life.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Susan; his brothers, Oscar and James (Shari); his sons: Jon (Jennifer), Mark (Shannon), and Brian (Maria); and seven grandchildren: Ashley, Ryan, Ben, Noah, Adam, Joshua, and Jacob.
A private memorial service for family will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, February 9, 2018, at Heafey Hoffmann Dworak Cutler’s West Center Chapel in Omaha. Interment will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Buffett Cancer Center in Omaha, Nebraska (https://nufoundation.org/-/unmc-college-of-medicine-hematological-malignancies-fund-01083990?fundId=01083990) or APMA Student Scholarship Fund (https://www.apma.org/Donate/Donations.cfm).