Michael F. Bierer, MD - Internal Medicine

Dr. Michael F. Bierer reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Bierer practices internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. He is trained in addictions, behavior change, and motivational interviewing.

Education and Training

MD: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY, 1985

Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1985-1986

Junior Resident: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1986-1987

Senior Resident: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1987-1988

Kellogg Fellow: Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 1988-1989

Clinical and Research Fellow: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1988-1989

Clinical Fellowship in Addiction Medicine: Boston VA Health System at the Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2001-2002


American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Appointments

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

  • Instructor in Medicine, 1990-present
  • Assistant Professor in Medicine, 2003-2006

Financial Disclosure

The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.