Language: English
Gender: Female
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Weill Cornell Medicine Internal Medicine
505 East 70th Street, Helmsley Tower, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: 212-746-9663 | F: 212-746-8127
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Personal Statement

My approach to treating a patient is to first develop a trusted relationships with patients and families.  Then, provide a comprehensive and interdisciplinary care where prevention, treatment and counseling are equally pursued.  Finally, honor the choices patients make regarding their care and provide emotional support when they encounter challenging life situations.

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Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • UHC Compass
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]


  • M.S.N., Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing, 2011



Nurse Practitioner
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Staff Associate in Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Milena Nikolova accomplished her initial undergraduate studies in Liberal Arts at Seminole Community College in Sanford, Florida.  She graduated in 2004 with High Honors and was presented with the Biology Academic Achievement Award.  Subsequently, she completed her undergraduate studies in Nursing at Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences in Orlando, Florida.  She received her Associate in Nursing Degree in 2006 when she was also given the Excellence in Nursing Award.  She received her Bachelor in Nursing Degree in 2008 while she was working as a Critical Care RN on the Cardiac ICU at Florida Hospital.  Afterwards, she served as an Adjunct Clinical Instructor until 2009.  Finally, she received her Master in Nursing Degree in 2011 at Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing in New York where she graduated with Cum Laude and was awarded the Certificate of Academic Excellence in Nursing.  Before joining WCMC Ms. Nikolova worked as an Assistant Nurse Manager on the MSICU at Lenox Hill Hospital until 2011.

Ms.  Nikolova is a Nurse Practitioner in Adult Health.  She provides primary as well as urgent care to patients at the Weill Cornell Internal Medicine Associates.  She has a particular interest in the areas of Diabetes, Cardiovascular Health and Clinical Nutrition.