Niels Engberding
Associate Professor
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Niels Engberding, MD, is a cardiologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Engberding is in the Division of Cardiology and Department of Medicine.

Special Interests

My clinical interests include all aspects of general cardiology, such as prevention and treatment of arteriosclerosis, hypertension, and metabolic syndrome as well as diseases of the heart muscle, heart valves, and heart rhythm.

Education

Education
Medizinsche Hochschule Hannover, Hanover, Germany, MD
Internships
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, Internal Medicine
Medizinsche Hochschule Hannover, Hanover, Germany, Internal Medicine and Cardiology
Residency
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, Internal Medicine
Fellowship
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, Cardiology

Awards & Recognition

2017: Teacher of the year at Grady Memorial Hospital, awarded by Emory Cardiology Fellows, Atlanta, GA
2009: Cardiology Fellow Poster Award, Emory University Research Day, Atlanta, GA
2004: Young Investigator Award, European Society of Cardiology, Munich, Germany

Board Certification

2016: Nuclear Cardiology
2006, 2016: Internal Medicine
2011: Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography
2010: Cardiovascular Disease

Professional Memberships

Fellow, American College of Cardiology (FACC)
Fellow, European Society of Cardiology (FESC)
American Heart Association
American Society of Echocardiography
American College of Physicians
German Cardiac Society

Publications

The bone morphogenic protein inhibitor, noggin, reduces glycemia and vascular inflammation in db/db mice. Koga M, Engberding N, Dikalova AE, Chang KH, Seidel-Rogol B, Long JS, Lassègue B, Jo H, Griendling KK. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2013 Sep 1;305(5):H747-55.

Management of hypertension in women. Engberding N, Wenger NK. Hypertens Res. 2012 Mar;35(3):251-60

Insulin-like growth factor-1 receptor expression masks the antiinflammatory and glucose uptake capacity of insulin in vascular smooth muscle cells. Engberding N, San Martín A, Martin-Garrido A, Koga M, Pounkova L, Lyons E, Lassègue B, Griendling KK. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2009 Mar;29(3):408-15.

Statin-induced improvement of endothelial progenitor cell mobilization, myocardial neovascularization, left ventricular function, and survival after experimental myocardial infarction requires endothelial nitric oxide synthase. Landmesser U, Engberding N, Bahlmann FH, Schaefer A, Wiencke A, Heineke A, Spiekermann S, Hilfiker-Kleiner D, Templin C, Kotlarz D, Mueller M, Fuchs M, Hornig B, Haller H, Drexler H. Circulation. 2004 Oct 5;110(14):1933-9.

Allopurinol attenuates left ventricular remodeling and dysfunction after experimental myocardial infarction: a new action for an old drug? Engberding N, Spiekermann S, Schaefer A, Heineke A, Wiencke A, Müller M, Fuchs M, Hilfiker-Kleiner D, Hornig B, Drexler H, Landmesser U. Circulation. 2004 Oct 12;110(15):2175-9.

Teaching & Professional Positions

2010 – 2017: Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654

 

Locations

  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

  • National Jewish Health Highlands Ranch
    8671 S Quebec St, Suite 120 Highlands Ranch, CO 80130

Patient Ratings

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
 

Care Provider concern for questions/worries
4.9

Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider
4.9

Care Provider spoke using clear language
4.9

Care Provider explanations of prob/condition
4.9

Time Care Provider spent with patient
4.9

Care Provider efforts to include in decisions
4.9

Patients' confidence in Care Provider
4.9

Likelihood of recommending Care Provider
4.8
 

Comments

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National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2018
Absolutely every provider I have seen at National Jewish is recommended by me to others.

National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2018
This was the first time I saw this doctor since [provider] retired.

National Jewish Health PatientApril, 2018
Dr. Engberding has always been respectful and explains all questions and concerns completely. I have and will continue to recommend him and NJ.

National Jewish Health PatientApril, 2018
All the doctors and workers are wounderful

National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2018
Doctor Engberding is a wonderful doctor - he took his time evaluating me during our first visit, asking multiple, relevant medical questions, rather than just reviewing the reports of my prior doctor. I was very pleased by this - it showed real professionalism, as well as dedication and concern towards his patients. Doctor Engberding presents as a very kind, knowledgeable, and compassionate cardiologist...something hard to find in the world of specialists.

National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2018
This was my first visit after 23 years with [provider]. I feel this is a very good fit.

National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2018
always excellent service with politeness & concerns about yourself with health problems, excellent health care facility with caring & knowledgeable providers.

National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2018
*Dr. Engberding is an incredible doctor. During my illness either my wife or I spoke to him personally on the phone. He has called us several times just to see how I was feeling. It is extremely comforting to know he takes such an interest in his patients. He is extremely professional, thorough and compassionate.

National Jewish Health PatientJanuary, 2018
I did not feel rushed.

National Jewish Health PatientJanuary, 2018
Professional.

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