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Mount Sinai Doctors ?
    • Specialty
    • Pediatrics
    • Languages
    • Spanish
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn Heights 929-210-6000

Book an Appointment - Hugh Gilgoff, MD

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.


Each month, Dr. Gilgoff hosts free Prenatal Consulations.  Register Here via Zoom.

During this 30-minute virtual meeting, you’ll be able to virtually sit down with Pediatrician Dr. Gilgoff to discuss philosophies on parenting methods, baby's first days, breastfeeding, antibiotics, immunizations, office protocol, emergencies, communication, and anything else that comes to mind.

Clinical Focus

  • Annual Pediatric Checkup
  • Annual Physical
  • Asthma
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Frequent Urination
  • Hearing Problems / Ringing in Ears
  • Hoarseness / Voice Disorder
  • Juvenile Diabetes
  • Pediatric Second Opinion
  • Sore Throat
  • Swelling in Neck


MD, University of California

Residency, Pediatrics
The Mount Sinai Hospital


Spanish, English