Dr. Heber C Nielsen MD Neonatologist

Dr. Heber Nielsen is a neonatologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Tufts Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Nielsen accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors at Tufts Medical Center who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Hospital Affiliation

Jordan Hospital

Tufts Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976 - 1978

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1978 - 1981

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Dissociated presenilin-1 and TACE processing of ErbB4 in lung alveolar type II cell differentiation.
Fiaturi, N.,Ritzkat, A.,Dammann, C. E.,Castellot, J. J.,Nielsen, H. C.

Dihydrotestosterone Potentiates EGF-Induced ERK Activation by Inducing Src in Fetal Lung Fibroblasts.
Lee, M. K.,Smith, S. M.,Murray, S.,Pham, L. D.,Minoo, P.,Nielsen, H. C.

The p66Shc adapter protein regulates the morphogenesis and epithelial maturation of fetal mouse lungs.
Lee, M. K.,Smith, S. M.,Banerjee, M. M.,Li, C.,Minoo, P.,Volpe, M. V.,Nielsen, H. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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