Professional experience & accomplishments
Dr. Robert B. Goldberg has over twenty-five years of experience in sports medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation. He is an expert in manual medicine and osteopathic manipulation techniques. He is a physician educator and has lectured locally and nationally on topics of interest to physicians who treat injuries; painful conditions of the muscles, spine, and joints; and physical disabilities.
Dr. Goldberg serves as a member of the Council on Medical Education at the American Medical Association. He is a past president of the Medical Society of the State of New York and served for over seven years as the Dean and Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Health Policy at the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine. He was the recipient of the Leadership Award from the National Hispanic Medical Foundation and the NAACP’s Roy Wilkins‚ Outstanding Service Award for work to increase enrollment of medical students from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups.
A graduate of Rutgers College, Dr. Goldberg earned his DO degree at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, where he also completed his internship. He trained in physical medicine and rehabilitation medicine at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center in New York City, where he also served as senior attending physician. He is certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Rehabilitation Medicine, the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and the American Board of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Dr. Goldberg is the recipient of many honors and awards and has received citations from Governors Pataki, Spitzer, and Paterson acknowledging his dedication to the advancement of medicine and the improvement of healthcare for all people.