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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

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.


American Board of Pediatrics

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
Mount Sinai Hospital


Spanish, English