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Eliot H. Nierman, MD

Eliot H. Nierman, MD Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Dr. Nierman is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

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Clinical Specialties


  • Internal Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine, 1979

Description of Clinical Expertise

Adult Medicine
General Internal Medicine
Men's Health
Screening and Preventive Medicine
General Medicine Consultation

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Residency: Graduate Hospital


American College of Physicians, National American College of Physicians, National Circumnavigator's Club, International Society for General Internal Medicine, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Nierman is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Selected Publications:

Nierman E, Zakrzewski K: The Recognition and Management of Perioperative Risk. In: General Medical Care of the Patient with Rheumatic Disease; Baime MJ, Mandell BF (Eds) Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America 25 (3): 585-622,1999.

Nierman EH: Alcohol: The Bad News and the Good News The Graduate Hospital Image 8 (1): 23,1984.

Nierman EH: Staying Healthy As You Grow Older The Graduate Hospital Image 7 (3): 7,1983.

Nierman EH: Course Outline for American Academy of Ophthalmology Regional Update Course American Academy of Ophthalmology : 1983.

Cebul RD, Meskauksas JA, Webster GD, Friedman R, Schultz J, Andrew BJ, Nierman EH: Assessing clinical competance from a computer-based examination Clinical Research 29 (2): 634A,1981.

Academic Contact Info

Penn Internal Medicine Associates at the Science Center
3701 Market Street
7th Floor, Suite 740

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 349-5200
Fax: (215) 614-0044
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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