About Dr. Nicole Harkin
Dr. Nicole Harkin
Nicole Harkin, MD, FACC is a preventive cardiologist triple board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Clinical Lipidology (Cholesterol Doctor). She specializes in cardiac optimization through precision and lifestyle medicine and is passionate about preventing heart disease through healthful, sustainable changes. Dr. Harkin’s mission is to provide patient centered cardiac care, evidence-based nutritional guidance, and personalized lifestyle plans for her patients in a convenient, virtual setting. She takes pride in helping patients achieve their goals, feel better, and thrive.
After graduating from Boston University School of Medicine, she attended Columbia University for Internal Medicine residency and New York University for Cardiology fellowship. Upon completion of her Cardiology fellowship, including serving as a chief fellow, she remained on at NYU as an Assistant Attending. She proudly serves on the American Society for Preventive Cardiology Nutrition Working Group and the American College of Cardiology California Chapter Prevention Committee. She is also a member of the National Lipid Association. Dr Harkin has been featured in several popular media outlets including UpWorthy, TheBeet, healthline, HuffPost, and more.
When not doctoring, she spends the majority of her time with her three young children. She also enjoys cooking, yoga, Peloton-ing, hiking, and traveling.
Dr. Harkin’s Services
Hypertension management, including severe and resistant blood pressure
Heart disease screening
Comprehensive and personalized lifestyle plans to prevent and treat heart disease
Cholesterol management, both lifestyle-based and pharmacologic. Specializes in issues related to Lp(a) and other genetic dyslipidemias such as familial hyperlipidemia
Coronary artery disease treatment and prevention
In-depth review and analysis of laboratory testing and cardiac imaging
Do You Have Any Questions?
Frequently asked questions
Where do you see patients?
Dr. Harkin is licensed to see patients in California, New York, and Florida. If you are not located in one of those states, but would like to see Dr. Harkin, please let us know – she will be adding more states based on demand.