Nir M. Goldstein, MD, FCCP Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Nir M. Goldstein, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Goldstein is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Associate Professor Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Department of Medicine 5280 Top Doctors 2020 Previously a 5280 Top Doctor America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2019-2020 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2020 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Patient Rating 4.7 out of 5 stars 91 Patient Ratings 8 Patient Comments Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Acute Respiratory Clinic Bronchiectasis Treatment Program COPD Program Department of Medicine Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (Adult) Respiratory Recovery Clinic The Cohen Family Asthma Institute Specialties & Conditions Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Bronchiectasis Bronchiolitis Obliterans Chronic Bronchitis Chronic Cough Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Emphysema Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Research Areas Emphysema Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Special Interests COPD, Early onset non-A1AT deficiency emphysema. Education Education 1987 - 1994 University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, MBBCh, MD Internships 1987 - 1994 Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, Internal Medicine Residency 1996 - 1998 Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, Internal Medicine Fellowship 1998 - 2002 Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep Awards & Recognition Knowlton Incentive for Excellence Award ; Barnes-Jewish 1998: Hospital for most Outstanding Medicine Resident 1999: Barnes-Jewish Hospital Innovations in Health-care Grant 1999-2000: Rohne-Poulenc Rorer Critical Care Medicine Fellows Scholarship Program 1999-2001: National Institute of Health Training Grant 2001-2002: Glaxo-Smith-Kline Pulmonary Fellowship Award Board Certification Internal Medicine Critical Care Medicine Sleep Medicine Pulmonary Disease Professional Memberships ACCP Publications Shapiro SD, Goldstein NM, Houghton AM, Kobayashi DK, Kelley D, Belaaouaj A. Neutrophil elastase contributes to cigarette smoke-induced emphysema in mice. Am J Pathol. 2003;163(6):2329–2335. doi:10.1016/S0002-9440(10)63589-4 Academic Affiliations University of Colorado Denver, Associate Professor Ask a Question through Patient Portal Sign in to your My National Jewish Health patient portal account to communicate with your care team, manage appointments, and more. Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654 Locations National Jewish Health Main Campus 1400 Jackson St. Denver, CO 80206 Patient Ratings The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. This survey is about the patient care experience and does not address crucial characteristics like medical decision-making, prescribing the best therapy, and patient outcomes. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. Provider showed concern 4.7 Friendliness 4.8 Spoke using clear language 4.8 Provider explained things clearly 4.6 Amount of time spent with you 4.7 Provider included you in decisions 4.6 Confidence in your doctor 4.7 Likelihood of recommending this provider 4.7 Comments Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2020 My first time with this doctor and I felt very reassured that he would be able to get to the root of my problem National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2020 good explanation of causes of [my problem]. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2020 My son [phi] was present to understand & help in all communications. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2020 Dr. Goldstein was calm, professional and very informative about my possible diagnosis. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2020 I am so impressed and so grateful for Dr Goldstein's care. he helped me understand what I was likely feeling with symptoms and how we could put a plan in place National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2020 good National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2020 [PHI] I can't remember seeing multiple surgeons/anesthesiologists working so respectfully together with patient needs the priority. He was there in the OR as I went to sleep which was so impressive to me! As a retired medical professional I felt it was not only remarkable but so comforting. I wish there was a case that featured physician STARS. HE IS! National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2020 Again, the care giver and the technical staff who performed my evaluations were superb. So good in fact I was somewhat amazed and conveyed that perspective.