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Dr. Amy Goldstein is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Child Neurology in the Department of Pediatrics. After completing her medical studies at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1996, and her Pediatric Residency at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, she came to Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh to complete her fellowship in Child Neurology in 2002. In 2010, she received a K12 grant, where she investigated mitochondrial etiologies of Idiopathic Cardiomyopathy as well as serving as the Physician Lead on a Phase 3 trial of triheptanoin for Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders. Her research work now is focused on clinical trials in rare disease with a concentration on mitochondrial disorders. She contributes to numerous professional organizations, editorial and advisory boards. In addition to her clinical and research activities, Dr. Goldstein is heavily invested in efforts involving Mitochondrial Disease. She serves on the Scientific and Medical Advisory Board of the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation, teaches the Mitochondrial content at the North Amercian Metabolic Academy course, and is current President of the Mitochondrial Medicine Society. She organized the formation of Common Data Elements for Mitochondrial Disease under the NINDS.
As a specialist in Child Neurology, Dr. Goldstein provides clinical care for inpatients and outpatients in the Division of Child Neurology. She is the Director of the Neurofibromatosis Clinic as well as Neurogenetics Clinic and is the Child Neurologist for the Center for Rare Disease Therapy.
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Total Comments: 53
good glad she listens too what you have too say and not hurry out the door!
good she listen too my child and understand my child most doctors do not understand my child! SHE takes her time with my child ,
Dr. Amy Goldstein is one of the best doctors I have ever had the honor to be seen by. She picked up on things I knew were not right that no other doctor has ever been able to figure out/explain. I can't speak higher of this woman and the care/guidance she provided me.
Amy Goldstein is a compassionate, brilliant physician who was easy to communicate with. So thankful to have had the privilege/access to her knowledge and care. Thank you Amy!!!!
Dr. Amy Goldstein is a top notch doctor and specialist! Her bedside manner is exemplary. But above all else she embodies a doctor who honors the parent and caregiver perspective and concerns as an integral member of the child's team. She will be very missed in Pittsburgh when she leaves. Our hope is that her position will be filled with another mitochondrial specialist who is willing to go the extra mile, as she did with her patients.
Dr. Goldstein and her nurse, Megan, always respond to our calls and concerns about our son. They have gone above and beyond expectations to provide him with exceptional care and concern.
Dr Goldstein was amazing.. so glad she is the Dr i get to go thru this with.
Dr. Goldstein is very informative and professional while friendly.
Dr. Goldstein is a gem in the neurology department. She's the first Pgh neuro I've met that listens and is pro-actively working to help my son.
Dr. Goldstein is the best. We are so fortunate to have her as our pediatric neurologist.
Dr. Goldstein is the first doctor in four years since his being diagnosed with IIH that has found something to help my son with his pain.
This was the first time my daughter and I met Dr. Goldstein, and she was very kind and easy to talk to.
We had a wonderful experience with Dr. Goldstein.
Dr Goldstein works very well with my child.
Dr. Goldstien is an amazing Doctor. She took extra time to go over his problems and gave great advise for his future. We are so very pleased.
good she is great and great with my child ! I really trust her . and am very thankful to have a doctor who seems to care!
This was my first time visiting this provider. I was very pleased with her knowledge about my my daughter's condition. I was also very happy with her plan of action for my daughter's health. She was easy to speak with, and really took the time to do a thorough examination and reviewing patient history.
Dr Goldstein was amazing and put my daughter's mind at ease concerning her issues. She took time to explain in a manner that was very understandable.
We had a great productive visit.
Dr. Goldstein is an AMAZING pediatric neurologist! She knows how to talk to kids and our daughter LOVES her! It has been 3 years since we started doing tests to try to figure out a diagnosis for our daughter and Dr. Golstein has YET to give up!
Dr. Goldstein is the best provider that my son sees and his has many complex needs and has appointments with more than 3 different departments at CHP.
Dr. Goldstein is an exceptional doctor who is both respectful and caring. I feel secure knowing my daughter is in her care.
Dr. Goldstein is a very good doctor
good! Dr. goldstine is the better doctor than the other two I have had before. she very kind and helps get too the bottom of things her nurse is very good returns calls the same day others I have deal with will not do that!
I have had all good experiences with Dr Goldstein.
Dr. Goldstein is one of 2 physicians that is very concerned and active in participating and helping to find out all we can about my daughter's condition. She is an excellent doctor and we are privileged to be one of her patients. She is kind, considerate, listens well and helps more than most doctors.
As usual, Dr. Goldstein rocked it!
As usual, Dr. Goldstein was amazing!
We love Dr. Goldstein!
Dr. Goldstein relates very well to young teens and explains options clearly.
Dr. Goldstein is an excellent doctor. She is so sweet with my daughter and spent so much time with me and my husband. We are very pleased with her interaction with us and also her knowledge and level of expertise with mitochondrial disease.
Amy Goldstein is an excellent Dr.
Dr. Goldstein was very thorough and helpful. She is a great listener as well.
It was our first time meeting with amy goldstein, which was referred by my sons pediatrician. She was very nice and gave us alot of very good information and resources. I thought very highly of her!!
We are so happy with the care my son received from Dr. Goldstein! She really took her time and made sure we were doing everything we could to help him. I am so grateful for the wonderful care he received!
Love the genuine concern for our son and his rare condition and the care to overlook his overall welfare with condition affects on daily life .
My child and I both love Dr.Goldstein
Dr Amy Goldstein is very intelligent and helpful. She also seems to really care and is courteous to my child, which is a hard combination to find. I highly respect her and would recommend her to a family with atypical or complicated medical concerns.
Amy Goldstein is outstanding! She truly cares about helping my son and provides amazing care. Her nurse, Darci, is also very helpful. She returns my calls quickly and finds answers to all of my questions/concerns.
Dr. Goldstein was wonderful. Very kind, caring, understanding, considerate, compassionate, knowledgeable, and just everything beautiful.
we absolutely LOVE Dr. Goldstein!!! she is working so hard on finding a diagnosis for my son.
Dr. Goldstein is the best care provider for my son thus far.
Dr. Amy Goldstein is a remarkable physician who is passionate about the care she provides to her patients! I have never met a doctor as knowledgeable and caring as she is. I am so glad she is back in our lives!!!
Dr Goldstein is phenomenal words cannot describe her
Dr. Goldstein is an EXCELLENT physician! Our daughter has issues with being around people but she LOVES her! She is FANTASTIC at what she does and an asset to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh! We feel very comfortable with her providing care for our child.
Dr. Goldstein ensures that all patient concerns have been addressed, even staying past normal closing time to do so, which is admirable. She explains things in a way that's easy for non-Medical people to grasp, but is capable of having excellent conversations with people at every level of medical/biological knowledge.
I was extremely impressed with Dr. Goldstein. She was very informative and took her time with us. She made us feel very comfortable.
After our experience with Dr. Grudziak, who we felt was very rushed and not thorough or very concerned with our concerns for our son, it was a breath of fresh air to see Dr. Goldstein who was patient and listened and answered questions, offered sensible suggestions, interacted positively and effectively with our son. I feel she really cared about our concerns with his toe-walking and she seemed genuinely interested in helping us to draw a conclusion.
Dr. Amy Goldstein is the best provider we have seen in the department of Neurology at Children's Hostpital of Pittsburgh and our son has been a patient in that dept for 13years and we have seen many providers. She even visited him repeatedly in the PICU during an extended stay in March and she was not really in her care for that stay. She is fabulous!
We LOVE Dr. Goldstien. She is so personable and humble.
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