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Jeffrey J. Goldberger, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology

BIOGRAPHY






Jeffrey J. Goldberger, MD, an attending cardiac electrophysiologist, is the director of the Program in Cardiac Arrhythmia’s at the Center for Cardiovascular Innovations. Dr. Goldberger's clinical interests include pacemakers, cardiac rhythm disorders, catheter ablation, implantable defibrillators, and supra ventricular tachycardia.

Dr. Goldberger is a professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and a dedicated lecturer and educator. He has several active research grants; his research focuses on pacemaker and beta blocker therapy in post-myocardial infarction patients, cardiac parasympathetic effects in exercise and recovery, vagus nerve stimulation, catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation and device therapy.

In addition to his clinical practice and teaching, Dr. Goldberger is an editorial consultant and abstract reviewer for more than 20 medical journals. He is also on the editorial boards of three major journals and a member of several committees of the American Heart Association.

Dr. Goldberger is also active in many professional and scientific societies as a member and fellow of organizations such as the American College of Cardiology, Alpha Omega Alpha and the North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology. He was the recipient of the James Loughman Traveling Fellowship in Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology in 1997 and a Young Investigator Award Finalist of the American College of Cardiology in 1994.

Dr. Goldberger attended medical school at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at Bronx Municipal Hospital Center and his fellowship at the University of California at San Francisco. Dr. Goldberger also has his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and cardiac electrophysiology.



 



EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine - 1984
  • Residency
    Bronx Municipal Hospital Center - 1987
  • Fellowship
    Univ. of California-San Francisco Medical Center - 1990

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

PRIMARY LOCATION


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute of Northwestern

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 19-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-664-3278
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Cardiac Rhythm Disorders
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Implantable Defibrillators
  • Pacemakers
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Workmans Compensation