Dr. Boyer grew up in Westchester County. He graduated from Fordham University with a BS in biology, and he also played on the varsity football team. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical School in Brooklyn. and then completed his pediatric training including a chief resident year at Westchester Medical Center. He also completed his pediatric pulmonary fellowship training at Westchester Medical Center. Dr. Boyer continues to live in Westchester County with his wife and three children. He is an avid photographer. His other hobbies include riding his horse, caring for his saltwater aquarium, and fitness/exercise.