Edward Goldson, MD
Professor, Pediatrics-Developmental Pediatrics

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (1966)
Undergraduate School:
  • AB, Antioch College (OH) (1962)
Internship:
  • University Hospitals Case Medical Center Program (1967)
Residency:
  • University Hospitals Case Medical Center Program, Pediatrics (1969)
Languages: English, German, Spanish, Yiddish
Department: Pediatrics-Developmental Pediatrics

Recognition & Awards

  • Top Doctor in Denver, 5280 Magazine, (2012)
    Voted a 5280 best doctor by my peers in response to the question, "Which physician would you trust to treat you and your family?"
  • Service Award, Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation, Denver, CO, (2009)
  • James E. Strain Award, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO, (2006)
    Awarded in recognition of community service to the needs of indigent children.
  • C. Henry Kempe Service Award, The Kempe Center, Denver, CO, (2006)
    Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Distinguished Service Award, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO, (1996)
Research interests for Patients:
My research interests have focused on Down syndrome and autism

Publications

  • Boada R, Hutaff-Lee C, Schrader A, Weitzenkamp D, Benke TA, Goldson EJ, Costa AC. Antagonism of NMDA receptors as a potential treatment for Down syndrome: a pilot randomized controlled trial. Transl Psychiatry. 2012 Jul 17;2:e141. PubMed PMID: 22806212

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Fellow
  • Western Society for Pediatric Research (WSPR), Member
  • American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, Member
  • Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Member

Practice Locations

JFK Partners - Specialty Clinic
13121 E. 17th Ave
C234
Aurora, CO 80045
303-724-7643

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Children's Hospital Colorado Special Care Clinic
13123 E 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-6739

Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Board Certification (1986)
  • Pediatrics, Board Certification (1972)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Child and Teen Health
  • Brain and Nervous System
Clinical Interest for Patients
General pediatrics and child development with an emphasis on care of the high risk infant and the chronically ill child, follow-up of premature and sick infants, behavior and medical management of children with the fragile X syndrome, clinical aspects of autism and child abuse

Care Philosophy
I strive to provide the best care which is family centered and part of a medical home. Collaboration and work with families is essential for me as is working collaboratively in multidisciplinary settings

Personal Interests
In my spare time I play the violin in an orchestra and play chamber music. I am an active skier and cyclist and very much enjoy travel

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (1966)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • AB, Antioch College (OH) (1962)
Internships:
  • University Hospitals Case Medical Center Program (1967)
Residency Programs:
  • University Hospitals Case Medical Center Program, Pediatrics (1969)
Languages: English, German, Spanish, Yiddish
Department: Pediatrics-Developmental Pediatrics
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