University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Zachary Goldberger, MD, MS



MADISON, WI 53792-0001


  • Yale University School of Medicine - MD
  • University of Michigan - MS in Health and Health Care Research
  • University of Washington and affiliated hospitals - Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Michigan - Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease
  • University of Michigan - Research Fellowship, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program

Professional Activities

Dr. Zachary Goldberger is a faculty member in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine within the Department of Medicine. As a core faculty member in the section of Electrophysiology, Dr. Goldberger specializes in noninvasive electrophysiology and electrocardiography. As a medical educator, Dr. Goldberger engages in formal teaching of medical students, residents, and cardiology fellows, and lectures annually in the field of electrocardiography and syncope at national meetings. He has served on writing committees for several clinical practice guidelines and serves on editorial boards for journals including Circulation, JAMA Internal Medicine, and the Journal of Electrocardiology. He is also involved in exam development through the American Board of Internal Medicine, and serves on several national committees through the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA). During his previous appointment as a faculty member at the University of Washington, Dr. Goldberger was awarded the Dr. Paul B. Beeson Teaching Award, the Cardiology Teaching Excellence Award, the “Honor Your Physician” clinical care award, and was named as a Teaching Scholar. He has also received the American Heart Association Max Harry Weil Award for Resuscitation Science. Dr. Goldberger is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians (FACP), the American Heart Association (FAHA), the American College of Cardiology (FACC), and the Heart Rhythm Society (FHRS).

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Goldberger’s clinical interests include cardiac electrophysiology, electrocardiography, and syncope. In addition to being the Medical Director of the Faint and Fall clinic, he attends on the inpatient general cardiology/CCU service, the electrophysiology inpatient/consult service, and has an outpatient arrhythmia/electrophysiology clinic.

Research Interests

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Dr. Goldberger is actively involved in national and international clinical practice guideline development. He is also involved in several projects through the Faint and Fall Clinic.