Dr. Amir Herman was one of the first doctors in New York State to be recognized for specializing in medical marijuana treatment. He aims to utilize the effects of this medicine to improve his patients’ quality of life and reduce the need for other medications used to manage their symptoms.
A board-certified family practice and osteopathic physician, Dr. Herman graduated from the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) in Old Westbury, N.Y. in 2001. He completed his internship at St. Clare’s Hospital in New York City and his residency in family practice at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He is also a member of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP), and New York State Osteopathic Medical Society (NYSOMS).
Aside from his experience with medical marijuana, Dr. Herman has worked in urgent care medicine, occupational medicine, and elder care medicine. Dedicated to helping his patients live the healthiest lives possible, Dr. Herman also mentors medical students and residents, sharing his knowledge and expertise with them as they begin their medical careers.
Dr. Herman is partners with the Northport Wellness Center, a holistic health and wellness practice in Northport, N.Y. Together, the Northport Wellness Center and Natural Pain Solutions provide patients quality medical care to help them achieve optimal wellness.