Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD is a cardiology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in cardiology, cardiovascular & metabolic diseases, and more.


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Dr. Nierenberg's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nierenberg treats Chest Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Nierenberg treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nierenberg treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Nierenberg treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nierenberg treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Nierenberg treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Nierenberg's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

The diagnosis, prevention and management of cardiovascular disease. Secondary Specialty - Cardiac Electrophysiology

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1988
Presbyterian-University Of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Montefiore Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Montefiore Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1982
University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
Medical School
1988
1985
1983
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Valedictorian and Summa Cum Laude NYCPM, 1979
  • Gibson Anatomy Award SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine, 1980
  • Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society, 1981
  • Attending Teacher of the Year, Presbyterian University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 1990

Dr. Nierenberg's Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD
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I’ve been treating with Dr. Nierenberg for over10 Years. He is always attentive to any symptoms and spends quality time explaining diagnosis and any treatment plans. He has an outstanding bedside manner and always gets back to me almost immediately when I have questions. He’s very accommodating when it comes to scheduling appointments. I see the same staff members at his office at all my visits. They are absolutely amazing and I could not ask for a better doctor or office staff.
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  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

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