Craig Goldberg MD
Prior to rejoining St Peter’s, Dr. Craig Goldberg served as Chief of the Division of Neurosurgery at Bassett Healthcare based in Cooperstown, NY. During his seven years there, he was an active member of the Surgery Executive Committee, the Trauma Committee, the ICU Committee, the Schwartz Center Rounds Committee, and the Ethics Committee. He won the prestigious Golden Apple Award for Resident Teaching in 2007. He is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Albany Medical Center. He serves as an expert Neurosurgical consultant for the Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company (MLMIC). He has served on the faculty for the Goodman Oral Board Review Course of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) and the annual Symposium of the Mithoefer Center for Rural Surgery. Dr. Goldberg has lectured extensively on the management of concussion in sports.
Dr. Goldberg is a Fellow of the American Board of Neurological Surgery. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the North American Spine Society the American Medical Association, and the Medical Society of the State of New York. Dr. Goldberg is a member of the board of directors of the Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York and the steering committee of the Maimonides Society.
He was chosen to be a part of the inaugural class of C. Prescott Davis Scholars at Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science, where he was awarded the Empire State Scholarship of Excellence, and where he graduated, Tau Beta Pi. Dr. Goldberg received his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Neurosurgery through New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center and the former St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center in Manhattan.