About Dr. Greenberg

Dr. Karen Greenberg is a board-certified emergency medicine physician highly specialized in the treatment of neurologic emergencies.

She is director of the Neurologic Emergency Department at Crozer-Chester Medical Center.

Dr. Greenberg is also faculty for Virtua Health System and Kennedy University Medical Center in South Jersey, Aria Jefferson residency program in Philadelphia, and clinical assistant professor for the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Publications and lectures

Dr. Greenberg is widely published on the subject of neurologic emergencies, especially stroke.

Her research has been published in:

  • American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Mathews Journal of Emergency Medicine

She lectures at emergency medicine and neuroscience conferences across the country.

Breakthroughs

Dr. Greenberg's innovations were critical to the creation of the first neurologic emergency department in the country. 

Professional positions

  • Oral board examiner, American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine

Certifications and associations

Dr. Greenberg is board-certified in emergency medicine.

She is a member of the:

  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians
  • American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine
  • American Heart Association

Education and training

  • Medical school: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Internship: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, chief intern
  • Residency: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, emergency medicine, chief resident
  • Fellowship: American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians

Honors and awards

Dr. Greenberg was awarded the American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physician's Practice Innovation Award for her work speeding critical treatment for patients with ischemic stroke.