Dr. Robert L. Berkowitz MD, Cardiologist

Dr. Robert L. Berkowitz MD

Cardiologist | Interventional Cardiology

20 Prospect Ave Suite # 810 Hackensack NJ, 7601



Robert Berkowitz, MD, PhD, FACC, is the Chief of Hackensack University Medical Center's Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension Program. He received his MD from the prestigious Yale University Medical School and his PhD in cellular-molecular biology from the University of California. Dr. Berkowitz has been instrumental in the development of treatment for advanced heart failure, and is on the scientific advisory board of ADHERE, a national heart failure registry. Berkowitz's extensive research and clinical achievements have made him the recipient of the award for 'Physician Research Achievement' from the Home Health Assembly of New Jersey. Dr. Berkowitz' Heart Failure and Pulmonary Hypertension Program was also the recipient of the Robert Wood Johnson Pursuing Perfection grant.

Education and Training

Yale University Medical School

Yale School of Medicine 1984

Yale Univ Sch of Med, New Haven Ct 1984

Board Certification

Cardiovascular Disease

Internal Medicine

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details

Male English 34 years of experience


  • Robert Wood Johnson Pursuing Perfection Grant
  • 'Physician Research Achievement Award,' The Home Health Assembly of New Jersey


  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coronary Artery Disease (cad)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Failure
  • Pulmonary Hypertension


  • Bronx Municipal Hosp Ctr, Cardiovascular Diseases; Bronx Municipal Hosp Ctr, Internal Medicine
  • Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Program
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx Municipal Hospital Center


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx Municipal Hospital Center


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

Articles and Publications

  • Robert L. Berkowitz, MD, has published multiple articles concerned with both systolic and diastolic heart failure.

Hobbies / Sports

  • Health, Fitness, and Basketball

Hospital Affiliations

  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
  • Hackensack University Medical Center

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. Robert L. Berkowitz MD's Practice location

20 Prospect Ave -
Hackensack, NJ 7601
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