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Joshua N. Goldstein, MD, PhD

Joshua N. Goldstein M.D., Ph.D., is an attending physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. Additionally he is an associate professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School.

  • Phone: 617-724-3290
Department of Emergency Medicine
Clinical Interests
Neurovascular emergencies
Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH)
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, PhD, University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Board Certifications
Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients

Joshua N. Goldstein M.D. Ph.D. is an attending physician in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Goldstein received his PhD in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and his MD at the University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine. Upon graduating, Dr. Goldstein joined a fellowship at the Center for Hemostasis and Thrombosis at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He then completed his residency in the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency Program (HAEMR) at Brigham and Women's and Massachusetts General Hospitals. Afterwards, he completed a research fellowship in Vascular and Critical Care Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham & Women's Hospital. He is now on staff at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he serves as a member of the Department of Emergency Medicine and the Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology.

Dr. Goldstein currently manages a research program focused on improving the care of patients with neurological emergencies. With support from NIH, industry, and nonprofit sources, his team performs clinical trials in diseases such as stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage, and emergency anticoagulation reversal. He is the Principal Investigator for the Boston NETT (Neurological Emergencies Treatment Trials) Group Network, a consortium of Boston teaching hospitals that integrates fields including emergency medicine, neurology, neurocritical care, and trauma surgery to develop new treatments for the care of patients with stroke and traumatic brain injury. Dr Goldstein has lectured nationally and internationally on neurological emergencies, and has published over 50 original peer-reviewed research articles in the medical literature. Finally, he publishes book chapters and reviews of the medical literature.

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