Joseph Mahgerefteh, MD

Pediatric Cardiologist, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.741.2343 F: 718.920.4351

Primary Location

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403


  • Specialties & Focus


    • Cardiology (Heart)
    Clinical Focus
    • Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Echocardiography, Preventive Cardiology, Pediatric Hypertension
    Research Focus
    • Dr. Mahgerefteh&rsquo

    • s research interest is in acquired heart disease and preventive cardiology in pediatric populations. He is currently working on the definition of left ventricular hypertrophy and examining how it is affected by obesity and high blood pressure in children.

  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    Isfahan University of Medical Sciences


    Residency Program

    Maimonides Medical Center


    Children's Hospital at Montefiore

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Dr. Mahgerefteh has expertise in the use of quantitative echocardiography as a tool to assess the effect of chronic problems such as hypertension, diabetes, and obesity on pediatric cardiovascular disease. His previous experience as an epidemiologist in the health department in Iran and a collaborator with the World Health Organization has informed his design of projects in preventive cardiology. He has a leadership role in the Pediatric Hypertension Program at The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, and is dedicated to the care of children with hypertension and other traditional cardiovascular risk factors and comorbidities.


  • Publications

    Articles & Dissertations

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403

    P: 718.741.2343 F: 718.920.4351

    Additional Locations

    Montefiore Weiler Hospital
    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301 P: 718.741.2343 F: 718.920.4351 Additional Details
    Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital
    16 Guion PlaceNew Rochelle, NY 10801-5502 P: 914.365.3160 Additional Details
    Montefiore At 141 South Central Avenue
    141 South Central AvenueHartsdale, NY 10530-2319 P: 914.287.7730 F: 914.287.7728 Additional Details
    Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
    1250 Waters PlaceBronx, NY 10461-2720 P: 929.263.3176 F: 929.263.3956 Additional Details
    St. Barnabas Hospital
    4422 Third AvenueBronx, NY 10457 P: 718.960.3331 Additional Details
    St. Barnabas Ambulatory Care Clinic
    4487 Third AvenueBronx, NY 10457 P: 718.960.3730 Additional Details