Dr. Nieca Goldberg

Nieca Goldberg, M.D. is a cardiologist and a nationally recognized pioneer in women’s heart health. Nieca‘s New York City practice Total Heart Care focuses primarily on caring for women. Dr. Goldberg is Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of NYU Women’s Heart Program, the Co-Medical Director of the 92nd Street Y’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Center, a national spokesperson for the American Heart Association’s “Go Red” campaign, an AHA volunteer for over 15 years and who has also served as an AHA board member in New York City. Previously she was the Chief of Women’s Cardiac Care at Lenox Hill Hospital.

Dr. Nieca Goldberg is the author of the award winning and highly acclaimed book Women Are Not Small Men which is now updated and entitled The Women’s Healthy Heart Program: Lifesaving Strategies for Preventing and Healing Heart Disease (Ballantine Books). A graduate of Barnard College and SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, she completed her medical residency at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center and a cardiology fellowship at SUNY Downstate

Dr. Nieca Goldberg‘s research and medical publications are concerned with cardiovascular disease in women, exercise imaging and exercise. She is often asked by the media for her expert interpretation on current studies and medical news and has appeared many times on The Today Show as well as The View, Good Morning America, The Early Show, and CBS Evening News. 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, Fitness Magazine, More, Glamour, Good Housekeeping and many others discussing women and heart disease. She serves on the Woman’s Day Editorial Advisory Board. In 2008, Dr. Goldberg once again appeared on New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors” list.