Dr. Nieca at work!
NIECA GOLDBERG, M.D.
Dr. Nieca Goldberg is the Medical Director of the NYU Langone Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health, a cardiologist, a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine and Co-Medical Director of the 92nd Street Y’s Cardio Rehab Program. She is a high-profile nationally recognized pioneer in women’s heart health. In 2017, Dr. Nieca’s name appeared in New York Magazine’s annual “Best Doctors” list, for the fifteenth time.
The author of Dr, Nieca Goldberg’s Complete Guide to Women’s Health and the award-winning Women are not Small Men (updated and re-titled The Women’s Healthy Heart Program) and radio show host on Doctor Radio SIRIUS XM 110, “Beyond the Heart,” Dr. Nieca advocates for customized health care for women—at lectures, seminars and in extensive media appearances. She is a national spokesperson for the American Heart Association; she started the “Go Red for Women” campaign and serves on the Woman’s Day Editorial Advisory Board.
Dr. Nieca is a graduate of Barnard College and SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, where she also completed a fellowship in cardiology. Her research, medical publications, lectures and seminars all focus on cardiovascular disease in women and the potential benefits derived from a healthy lifestyle.
Dr. Nieca's work has attracted broad media coverage. She has appeared on The Today Show, The View, Good Morning America, The Early Show, CBS Evening News and Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family. She also has been featured and interviewed by reporters from The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Dr. Oz The Good Life, Family Circle, Glamour and Good Housekeeping among other major media outlets--discussing woman’s health and heart disease.
A staunch advocate of customized heart care for women, Dr. Nieca has received numerous awards, including among others the American Heart Association’s “Dr. with Heart” award, Woman’s Day Magazine’s “Red Dress” award, Jewish Women International’s “Women to Watch” Award and The Women at Heart Award from the Links Greater New York Chapter.