Author Suzanne Steinbaum

Suzanne Steinbaum

Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum is an attending cardiologist and the Director of Women’s Heart Health at Northwell Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. She has done fellowship training in both Preventive Cardiology and Cardiology. She is the author of Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum’s Heart Book: Every Woman’s Guide to a Heart Healthy Life, teaching all women how to lead the healthiest lives by living from the heart, and Lower Your Blood Pressure Naturally, with the editors of Prevention. She has been awarded a New York Times Super Doctor, a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for Cardiovascular Disease and named to New York magazine’s prestigious Best Doctors list. Dr. Suzanne is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. She is a National Spokesperson for the Go Red for Women campaign and chairperson of the Go Red for Women in New York City. She is on the New York City Board of the American Heart Association. Dr. Suzanne has devoted her career to the treatment of heart disease through early detection, education, and prevention. Her passion began when she was told, “There is no such thing as women and heart disease,” while she was observing women patients being essentially misdiagnosed and mistreated. She began her career to focus on preventing disease by understanding how each woman’s whole being affects her heart. She focuses on the whole women and the lifestyle issues beyond the numbers. Dr. Suzanne’s motto for life balance, success, healing, and ultimate happiness is simply “living from the heart.” Her unique perspectives on health, wellness and overall vitality by living a heart-centered life can be found at, on Facebook at Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum and Twitter at @DrSteinbaum.


Women are under a tremendous amount of stress every day. But they often ignore the symptoms of this stress, even as itnegatively affects their health.

Diet & Nutrition

People often wonder which is more important for their health—diet or exercise. In this video, Suzanne Steinbaum, MD, gives her expert opinion…


In this video, Suzanne Steinbaum, MD, explains that pregnancy is the first metabolic stress test that many women face in life, so it can reveal issues.

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