Besides the directors and supervisors listed below, the New Horizon Medical team consists of a variety of medical professionals including: nutritionists, dietitians, behavior counselors, behavior specialists, licensed clinical social workers, licensed mental health counselors, nurse practitioners, physician’s assistants, and exercise physiologists.
Robert Nierman M.D., F.A.C.S., C.M.C.E.
Besides being the Medical Director at New Horizon Medical, Dr. Nierman served as the Medical Director for Clinical Coverage at Tufts Health Plan for over 20 years. Dr. Nierman is also a board certified general surgeon who practiced General Surgery for eighteen years in Malden, where he served as Director of Surgical Education and Chief of Surgical Services at Malden Hospital. He is a Professor Emeritus in Surgery at Boston University School of Medicine.
Nelofer Humayon M.D.
Dr. Nelofer Humayon is an internist and a bariatric physician with board certification in both fields. After attending medical school at Rawalpindi Medical College in Pakistan, Dr. Humayon became a resident at Carney Hospital, and then worked as a primary care physician at Norwood Primary Care. She now dedicates her time to seeing patients afflicted with obesity and helping them lose weight through the medical management portion of New Horizon’s multi-disciplinary program.
Supervisors and Managers