Language: English, Spanish
Gender: Female
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Cardiology at Weill Greenberg Center
1305 York Avenue, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: (646) 962-5558 | F: (646) 962-0050
Call for appointment:
(646) 962-5558

Personal Statement

I am honored to have the privilege to provide quality cardiovascular care to a diverse group of patients.  My goal is to treat each patient as a unique individual so that up-to-date treatment options and advice are tailored to each patient’s needs.  In treating my patients’ cardiac health, I aim to improve their quality of life, as well.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Preventive Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Expertise

  • Womens Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery and Valvular Disease

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

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Clinical & Academic Positions

Assistant Attending Physician
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.H.S., The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2013
  • M.D., The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2007
  • B.A., B.S., University of Pennsylvania, 2002

Biography

Dr. Nivee Amin, M.D., M.H.S. is a full-time faculty member at Weill  Medical College of Cornell University. She practices general cardiology, preventive cardiology, and echocardiography.  She has clinical interests in the prevention of cardiovascular disease in high risk individuals, women’s cardiovascular health, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, and chronic stable angina.  Dr. Amin also provides inpatient care on the cardiac telemetry unit and the consultative cardiology service.

Dr. Amin was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and earned her undergraduate degrees in International Studies and Business from the University of Pennsylvania.  She then attended medical school at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine where she earned her Doctor of Medicine Degree.  She completed her Internal Medicine internship and residency training at New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center.  She then returned to Baltimore to complete her fellowship training and board certification in Cardiovascular Diseases at Johns Hopkins Hospital and earned a Masters of Health Sciences in Clinical Investigation at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.

Dr. Amin is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Echocardiography.  She is a member of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. 

She also speaks Spanish.