Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD

Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 68

Accepting new patients

Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. He is affiliated with medical facilities Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Methodist Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nierenberg to book an appointment.

Locations

Heart Center of Philadelphia

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(215) 259-5822
Division of Regional Cancer Care2422 S Broad St Philadelphia, PA 19145
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The Franklin834 Chestnut St Ph 202 Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Nierenberg is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Philadelphia, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Dr. Nierenberg's Reviews

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Dr. Nierenberg provided outstanding care during my visit. He was thorough, explained everything well, and had an excellent bedside manner.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jul 30, 2021
I trust him to do what’s best for me.
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Jul 13, 2021
Very friendly and efficient. He explained my results in a very understandable language.
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Ulf Aakerblom – May 13, 2021
Dr. Nierenberg is kind, friendly, truly caring and very patient. I had many preoperative questions concerning my heart and he answered all of them and offered me great advice on many levels. He was thorough in my exam and I never felt rushed in any way. Im so grateful fir that. I’m considering switching to him as my cardiologist though it is a good distance to travel.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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E. McEntee – Apr 28, 2021
He took time to answer all of my questions and addressed all of my concerns. Very friendly
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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David Reith – Mar 22, 2021
Excellent. Very astute.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Laurie – Mar 21, 2021
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.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Elaine Sachs in Havertown, Pa. – May 02, 2018

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nierenberg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carotid Artery Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nierenberg treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nierenberg treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Heart Palpitations
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nierenberg treats Heart Palpitations more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nierenberg treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nierenberg treats Heart Disease more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Nierenberg treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Nierenberg's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Septic Embolism
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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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
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Montefiore Hosp Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1983
Montefiore Hosp Med Ctr
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (215) 259-5822, and for other questions, call (215) 389-1748.

Is Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Nierenberg's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Nierenberg frequently treats Carotid Artery Disease, Heart Palpitations, and Heart Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Nierenberg treats.

Where is Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD's office located?

Dr. Nierenberg's office is located at 2422 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19145. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD speak?

Dr. Nierenberg speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Steven Nierenberg, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Nierenberg has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Nierenberg is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)

Jefferson Methodist Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

15 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)