Meet the Physicians and Providers

Dr. Nidah Khan, MD

Dr. Nidah Khan, MD is Board certified in internal medicine. She completed her residency in Berkshire medical center in Pittsfield, MA. From an early age, she was inclined to become a doctor to follow her mother’s lead who is a pediatrician in Pakistan. She is passionate about family medicine, primary care, and lifestyle medicine. A fitness enthusiast, she prides in incorporating lifestyle management to prevent and treat chronic disease. A firm believer of using nutrition to maintain and regulate weight, she also enjoys helping patients reach their ideal body weight.

She lives in Western Massachusetts with her husband and three children. She enjoys cooking, long walks, yoga and sitting by the fire in the winter with a good book to read. Her goal is to partner with her husband Dr. Talal Khan to bring excellent medical care to their patients living in this area.

She has privileges at both Mercy and Baystate Medical Center and enjoys being a primary care physician.

Talal Khan, MD

Talal Khan, MD, is a board-certified internist specializing in obesity medicine, preventive care, and chronic disease management at Personal Primary Care in Springfield, Massachusetts.

He believes lifestyle changes and healthy choices are crucial to helping his patients manage their chronic illnesses, lose weight, and avoid future complications. It is this holistic and functional approach to medicine that drives his practice.

Dr. Khan has always been passionate about primary care. He practiced in rural Maine, treating patients from all walks of life — Harvard professors and lobster fishermen alike — for five years before relocating to Western Massachusetts, his home for the last decade.

He received his medical degree from Rawalpindi Medical College in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, and completed his residency at SUNY in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Khan has medical staff privileges at both Baystate Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center in Springfield.

When he’s not helping his patients reach their wellness goals, Dr. Khan enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife, also a physician, and their three children.

Julie Rodriguez, NP

Julie Rodriguez is a Nurse practitioner who has been providing primary care services in this area for several years. She shares Dr Talal and Nidah Khans passion for prevention, wellness and healthy lifestyle. She provides expertise in woman health, wellness, aesthetics and chronic disease management. She also provides urgent care and enjoys minor office procedure like suturing, incision and drainage and splinting.

Hassen Borhot, NP

Hassen is a board-certified practitioner who has been in practice since 2010. He is an experienced clinician and has practiced in a wide variety of clinical settings including internal medicine, obesity medicine, addiction medicine, emergency, medicine, urgent care, and hospital medicine. He is passionate about preventative, evidenced-based medicine as well as healthy alternative lifestyles.

He obtained his undergraduate training locally at Elms College in Chicopee MA and his graduate education at the University of Connecticut in Storrs CT. He is licensed in both MA and CT. He is a local product of Western Massachusetts and still resides here.