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Hugh Gilgoff, MD
Emergency Medicine
Member of Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice ?
    • Specialties
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Pediatrics
    • Languages
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Hugh Gilgoff, MD is a board-certified pediatrician at Mount Sinai Doctors, seeing patients Monday - Saturday in Brooklyn Heights. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. After majoring in Biological Basis of Behavior at University of Pennsylvania, he was awarded his medical degree from University of California - San Francisco School of Medicine and completed his residency in Pediatrics at the Mount Sinai Hospital. He has a particular interest in newborn care, asthma, and development issues, incorporating teachings from both Eastern and Western medicine. Dr. Gilgoff has been working with children since 1986 and has been a pediatrician since 1996. He is also a contributing author on the parenting blog, A Child Grows in Brooklyn, and is very active in the local community, speaking at PS 29, the dodge ymca, and child-birth classes. He lives in Cobble Hill with his wife, Christine, and their daughters Halle and Lia. Dr. Gilgoff is fluent in Spanish.

Dr. Gilgoff offers free prenatal consultations every month

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Mount Sinai Doctors, located at 300 Cadman Plaza West, is a two-floor multispecialty practice with a walk-in urgent care center and more than 35 specialties, including Adolescent Medicine, Allergy, Cardiology, Dermatology, Diabetes Education, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Infectious Disease, Maternal & Fetal Medicine, Nephrology, OBGYN, Ophthalmology, Optical Shop, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Radiology, Rheumatology, Surgery, Travel Medicine, Urology, and Vascular Surgery. The practice is located at 300 Cadman Plaza West, on the 17th and 18th floors, in Brooklyn Heights. You can make appointments online at or via ZocDoc at


Clinical Focus


MD, University of California

Residency, Pediatrics
Mount Sinai Hospital


English, Spanish