was founded by Ivan K. Goldberg, MD, a brilliant psychiatrist and clinical psychopharmacologist, initially as a discussion group for mental health professionals. Two decades later, has grown into a highly regarded resource for a wide variety of mental health conditions, including bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression, and generalized anxiety disorder. The legacy of the late Dr. Goldberg continues to inspire the content created on the site as seeks to educate and empower patients and caregivers to better understand their mental health condition and to take an active role in their own care.

Vertical Health acquired in late 2016, and has been expanding its content offerings and growing its reach ever since.

About Vertical Health is owned by Vertical Health, LLC, one of the fastest-growing online medical media companies. Through its various websites in the mental health, pain management, diabetes, musculoskeletal, and endocrine fields, this digital and print publisher creates original content that patients and professionals can rely on to help make better, more informed decisions and improve patient outcomes.

Our expert-driven websites are trusted resources for patients and medical professionals. In addition to, Vertical Health has several educational and expert-driven health information websites—SpineUniverseEndocrineWeb, OnTrack Diabetes and Practical Pain Management.

Last Updated: Nov 19, 2018