Health Care with Heart

Biographical Snapshot

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine
  • Medical Director of NYU Women’s Heart Program
  • Senior Advisor, Women’s Health Strategy, NYU Langone Health
  • Founder and Former Medical Director, Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health, NYU Langone Health

Dr. Nieca Celebrates Well-Being


The recipient of numerous honors and awards for her advocacy of women’s heart health,  in addition to her appearance in New York Magazine’s current annual Best Doctors List (for the fifteenth time),  her  unique honors, include General Mills’ cereal promotion, featuring her likeness with a public service message on 3,000,000 boxes of Wheat Chex and Multi-Grain Chex. She has also been recognized by the American Heart Association as the recipient of its  “Dr. with Heart” Award, Woman’s Day Magazine’s “Red Dress Award” and The Women at Heart 2006 Award from the Links Greater New York Chapter.

Media Recognition

Dr. Nieca Goldberg has made numerous appearances on The Today Show, The View, Good Morning America, The Early Show, CBS Evening News and Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family. In addition, she has been featured and interviewed by reporters from The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The New York Post, The New York Daily News, Dr. Oz The Good Life, Family Circle, Glamour, Good Housekeeping and many others, discussing women’s health and heart disease.


Dr. Nieca Goldberg is the author of Dr. Nieca Goldberg's Complete Guide to Women's Health and the award-winning and highly-acclaimed book Women Are Not Small Men  later (updated and re-titled The Women's Healthy Heart Program– Lifesaving Strategies for Preventing and Healing Heart Disease).  

Speaking Events

Dr. Nieca Goldberg is a veteran speaker and seminar leader, actively engaged in educating health care consumers.  Her wide range of appearances--from seminars at spas to lectures at big organizations, include the likes of  Cigna Health Equity Event, NY Botanic Gardens, and a 3-day series of programs and events at the Cal A Vie Spa that ran the gamut from talks about healthy exercising for fun, to proving the truth in women’s heart care—

“Women Are Not Small Men!”



Dr. Goldberg is as attentive to my questions as she expects me to be to her findings.

- Ellen H.

Dr. Nieca treats her patients like clients in a partnership with her.

- Kate K.

Dr. Goldberg is an incredible clinician. She uses tests and goes beyond them to assess a patient’s needs.

- Olivia G.

As a stylist to women, I get questions about health care all the time. I go straight to Nieca for the best tips.

- Judy P.


Cardiologist and author Nieca Goldberg discusses with Hallmark Home and Family what every woman should know to prevent a heart attack.

Dr. Nieca Goldberg, guest appearance on Good Day New York (FOX 5) discussing SCAD Heart Attacks.