Jeffrey S. Berger, MD

  • Specialties: Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-0855
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About Me

Conditions and Treatments

heart attack, coronary heart disease, thrombosis, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), vascular disease occlusive, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), lung embolism, platelet disorders, antiplatelet therapy, ischemic cardiomyopathy, angina, carotid artery disease, congestive heart failure (CHF), an inflammation of the membrane surrounding the heart, mitral regurgitation (MR), obesity, myocardial disease, inflammation of the heart valve, slow heartbeat, chronic venous insufficiency, ventricular fibrillation, renovascular, dilated cardiomyopathy, metabolic syndrome, heart throbbing, lipid disorders, sarcoidosis, cerebrovascular disorder, arteriosclerosis, fainting, aortic valve stenosis, heart tumor, heart murmur, atrial fibrillation, ventricular arrhythmia, myocarditis, atherosclerosis, endothelial dysfunction, mitral valve stenosis, rheumatic heart disease, high blood pressure disorder, heart failure, acute coronary syndrome, arterial occlusive disease, heart muscle disease, claudication, high cholesterol level, aortic valve disease, cardiac disease in pregnancy, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, carotid stenosis, lipid metabolism, renal artery stenosis, chest pain, prediabetes, aortic valve insufficiency, heart disease, ventricular tachycardia (V-tach), rapid heartbeat, mitral valve prolapse (MVP), abnormal heart rhythms
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Credentials

Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, Vascular, 2009
  • Fellowship, Duke University Hospital, Cardiology, 2008
  • Residency, Beth Israel Medical Center, Medicine, 2005
  • MD from Tel Aviv University, 2001
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NYULMC Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

530 1st Avenue, HCC, Suite 4F
New York, NY 10016

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Research My Research

Interests

cardiovascular biology

Research Summary

Dr Berger's research primarily focuses on discovering novel mechanisms of heart disease, peripheral vascular disease, and stroke. He is also interested in 1) the etiology of unexplained thromboembolic (clotting) disease; 2) the clinical and cellular response to antithrombotic agents in cardiovascular disease; and 3) sex differences in the pathophysiology and treatment response of cardiovascular disease.

Dr. Berger has a particular interest in the field of platelet and hypercoagulable mechanisms of cardiovascular disease, with research interests that include: (1) the role of platelet activity in patients with different high risk vascular phenotypes, such as cardiac and peripheral atherosclerosis, aneurysmal disease, venous disease, kidney disease, and HIV; (2) regulation of platelet activity during the perioperative period; (3) the clinical and platelet response to antiplatelet and antithrombotic therapeutics; and (4) the study of personalized medicine using the platelet phenotype to guide therapeutics. Dr. Berger has set up a platelet lab to measure platelet activity using various techniques, including whole blood and platelet rich plasma aggregometry, flow cytometry, hematology analysis, and molecular biology using the platelet transcriptome. The overall goal of the lab is to use the platelet phenotype in understanding who is at risk for developing cardiovascular disease and to determine whether modification of the platelet phenotype can ultimately lower the risk of adverse cardiovascular events.

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Publications

  • Trends in cardiovascular risk factor and disease prevalence in patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery

    Smilowitz, Nathaniel R; Gupta, Navdeep; Guo, Yu; Beckman, Joshua A; Bangalore, Sripal; Berger, Jeffrey S Smilowitz, Nathaniel R; Gupta, Navdeep; Guo, Yu; Beckman, Joshua A; Bangalore, Sripal; Berger, Jeffrey S
    Heart (British Cardiac Society). 2018 Jan 5. ?-?

  • Platelet-Derived MRP-14 Induces Monocyte Activation in Patients With Symptomatic Peripheral Artery Disease

    Dann, Rebecca; Hadi, Tarik; Montenont, Emilie; Boytard, Ludovic; Alebrahim, Dornaszadat; Feinstein, Jordyn; Allen, Nicole; Simon, Russell; Barone, Krista; Uryu, Kunihiro; Guo, Yu; Rockman, Caron; Ramkhelawon, Bhama; Berger, Jeffrey S Dann, Rebecca; Hadi, Tarik; Montenont, Emilie; Boytard, Ludovic; Alebrahim, Dornaszadat; Feinstein, Jordyn; Allen, Nicole; Simon, Russell; Barone, Krista; Uryu, Kunihiro; Guo, Yu; Rockman, Caron; Ramkhelawon, Bhama; Berger, Jeffrey S
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2018 Jan 02. 71 (1): 53-65

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus and the risk of perioperative major adverse cardiovascular events

    Smilowitz, Nathaniel R; Katz, Gregory; Buyon, Jill P; Clancy, Robert M; Berger, Jeffrey S Smilowitz, Nathaniel R; Katz, Gregory; Buyon, Jill P; Clancy, Robert M; Berger, Jeffrey S
    Journal of thrombosis & thrombolysis. 2018 Jan . 45 (1): 13-17

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