Cary L. Dicken, MD, FACOG

Cary L. Dicken, MD, joined RMA of New York – Long Island in the fall of 2020. She comes to us from the Sher Institute for Reproductive Medicine in New York City, where she served as Associate Medical Director for over six years. Dr. Dicken is board certified in both Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility. She has been recognized by her peers and patients as an outstanding and compassionate physician. Dr. Dicken is a caring and warmhearted fertility specialist while still being honest and upfront with her patients. She is proud to be a reproductive endocrinologist and loves spending her days helping individuals/couples create the families they want. She is currently accepting new patients for virtual or in-person visits.

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  • 1995-1999: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, Anthropology
  • 2000-2004: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, Doctor of Medicine
  • 7/2004 – 6/2008: Columbia University, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Internship and Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Administrative Chief Resident, 2007-2008
  • 7/2008 – 6/2011: Montefiore Medical Center; Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women’s Health, Fellowship, Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Top Accomplishments

  • Helping my patients create the families they want!!

Clinical Topics

  • PCOS
  • IVF with pre-implantation genetic testing (PGT) of embryos
  • Endometriosis as it relates to infertility
  • Fertility Preservation (egg/embryo freezing)
  • LGBTIA+ and single parent reproductive care


  • Dr. Dicken contributed to several articles discussing fertility preservation and oocyte cryopreservation. She was quoted in articles published in Vogue, Wall Street Journal Magazine, and Business Insider. In addition, Dr. Dicken has been quoted in various online articles and blogs relating to infertility. Most recently she was interviewed by CBS news to discuss polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). She is also an avid user of Instagram to educate her followers about reproductive health and infertility treatment (@dr.cary.dicken).


  • Member, American Society for Reproductive Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

  • Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital

Personal Interests

  • Mother of two amazing children and an adorable puppy
  • Avid tennis player

Research & Academics

Dr. Dicken was an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Columbia University from 2011 – 2014 during which time she was actively involved with the education and training of medical students, residents, and fellows. Dr. Dicken is also a distinguished clinical researcher with over twenty published papers. She has presented her work at multiple international conferences and received numerous awards for her outstanding work in the field of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility.


  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor (2020 – 2023)
  • NY Super Doctor (2020)
  • Patient’s Choice Award (2017)
  • Endocrine Society Presidential Awardee (2011)
  • Society for Gynecologic Investigation / Pfizer President’s Award (2011)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (2004)
  • American Medical Women’s Association Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Award (2004)
  • Castle Connelly Top Doctors
  • SuperDoctors New York

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