Lisa Herbert, MD

Physician Peer Coach and DE&I Consultant


Dr. Lisa Herbert (Hillsborough, NJ) is a board-certified family physician, bestselling author and speaker and has been a Peer Coach with VITAL WorkLife since 2016. She earned her medical degree from Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, New York and completed her residency in Family Medicine at Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, New Jersey. Dr. Herbert received her certification in Personal and Executive Coaching from the Coaching and Positive Psychology Institute and is a member of the International Coaching Federation.

Dr. Herbert brings over 20 years of experience in providing primary care and serving as a healthcare leader. Dr. Herbert is dedicated to guiding clinicians, clinician moms, leaders, organizations and professionals on their journey to achieving balance in their lives so they can have successful, rewarding careers and maintain meaningful relationships. As a physician, not only has she helped clients manage and combat obesity and chronic illnesses as well as help them develop attainable wellness goals, she has also been sought after for advice on dealing with stress and work-life balance. She is the author of Take Back Your Life a Working Mom’s Guide to Work/Life Balance and Physicians Rise Up: The Guide to Evolving as Healthcare Leader.