Date of Birth:April 20, 1967
Place of Birth:New York, NY


Member of Cardiology Associates Medical Group, an eight man single specialty Cardiology practice in Ventura County, California. Member and partner since January 2005

Cardiology Associates Medical Group, Inc.
168 N. Brent Street #503
Ventura, CA 93003
(805) 653-0101
(805) 641-0434 (FAX)

Cardiology Associates Medical Group, Inc.
1701 Solar Drive #150
Oxnard, CA 93030
(805) 278-4020
(805) 278-4015 (FAX)

California Medical License:#C51240


Community Memorial Hospital
147 N. Brent Street
Ventura, CA 93003

St Johns Regional Medical Center
1600 N. Rose Avenue
Oxnard, CA 93030


COLLEGE:University of Texas, Austin TX
BA Mathematics 1985-1988 with high honors

MEDICAL:University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX
MD 1988-1992


RESIDENCY: Internal Medicine
Jackson Memorial Hospital
University of Miami, Miami FL
July 1992 – June 1995

FELLOWSHIP: Cardiology
University of Florida Hospitals
Jacksonville, FL
July 1995 – June 1998

ADDITIONAL:Cardiovascular MRI
Berlin Heart Institute
Sept. 2004 – Sept. 2005 (3 months total).

Cardiovascular CT
Tennessee Heart Institute
May, 2006


Attending Cardiologist
Post Doctoral Associate/Clinical Instructor
University of Florida Health Science Center
Memorial Hospital
Jacksonville, FL
July 1998 – December 1998

Cardiologist in Private Practice
Lake Champlain Cardiology Associates
Plattsburgh, NY
Feb. 1999 to Dec. 2005


American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology


Chair of the Division of Cardiology at Community Memorial Hospital Ventura, California since 2009

Chair of the Department of Medicine at Community Memorial Hospital Ventura, California 2021-22

Expert reviewer, consultant and expert witness for the Medical Board of the State of California

Utilization and review committee member and consultant for Seaview IPA (over 300 physician members)

Clinical Assistant Professor. Western University of Health Sciences, Community Memorial Hospital Residency programs.

Medical Director of Nuclear Cardiology and Radiation Safety Officer at Cardiology Associates Medical Group

Axis Clinical Trials, Consulting Cardiologist and Clinical Investigator

Ventura Clinical Trials, Clinical Investigator

Phi Beta Kappa

Ventura County Medical Association

Fellow of the American College of Cardiology


Weedn V, Steinberg A, Speth P.  Prone restraint cardiac arrest in in-custody and arrest-related deaths. J Forensic Sci 2022 Jul 22. doi: 10.1111/1556-4029.15101

Weedn V, Steinberg A, Speth P.  Authors response to Commentary on Prone restraint cardiac arrest in in-custody and arrest related deaths.  J Forensic Sci 2022

Steinberg A. Prone Restraint Cardiac Arrest: A Comprehensive Review of the Scientific Literature and an Explanation of the Physiology. Med Sci Law 2021; 61(3):215-226. DOI:10.1177/0025802420988370

Steinberg A. Response to: Response to: Prone restraint cardiac arrest: A comprehensive review of the scientific literature and an explanation of the physiology. Med Sci Law 2021; epub letter:1-2. DOI:10.1177/00258024211025226

Steinberg A. Response to: The prone position paradox. Med Sci Law 2021; epub letter:1-2. DOI:10.1177/00258024211051544.

Steinberg A, Hazan S. The Microbiome and the Heart.  Practical Gastroenterology April 2018 • Volume XLII, Issue 4


“Prone restraint cardiac arrest: a review of the literature and explanation of the physiology” American Academy of Forensic Sciences 74th annular scientific conference Feb 25th 2022

“Prone restraint cardiac arrest” 21st Annual Symposium, Fatal Lessons: Issues and Advances in Forensic Death Investigation. The Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law; Duquesne University. Oct 13th, 2022

“I cant breathe:Prone restraint cardiac arrest and its epidemiology”  National Association of Medical Examiners Annual Meeting Oct 17th, 2022