Dr. Shahid Athar joins St.Vincent Medical Group

Jen Dial

Shahid Athar

CARMEL, IND. - Shahid Athar, MD, FACP, FACE, board certified endocrinology, has joined St.Vincent Medical Group in Carmel, Ind. He specializes in diagnosing and treating endocrine disorders including diabetes, adrenal, thyroid and pituitary disorders, osteoporosis, weight management, low testosterone and lipid disorders.

Dr. Athar has been practicing endocrinology for more than 30 years throughout Indiana. He was also the former director of endocrinology at St.Vincent Indianapolis Hospital. Dr. Athar received his medical degree from Dow Medical College in Karachi, Pakistan. He completed his internship at Cook County Hospital in Chicago and his endocrinology fellowship at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis.

Dr. Athar is a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology and American College of Physicians.

His office is located at 12400 N. Meridian St., suite 100, Carmel, IN 46032. For appointments and more information, call the office at 317-582-8900, or visit: stvincent/medicalgroup/.

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About St.Vincent Medical Group
St.Vincent Medical Group is a multi-specialty group of primary care and specialty health providers. The medical group is physician led and operated, and includes an array of integration options for providers such as clinical affiliations, joint ventures and employment. St.Vincent Medical Group creates a model of healthcare delivery that yields enhanced quality, efficiency, access and cost reductions. The Medical Group is part of St.Vincent Health, one of the state’s largest healthcare employers with 22 health facilities serving 57 counties in Central and Southern Indiana. St.Vincent Health is a member of Ascension Health, the nation’s largest not-for-profit and Catholic health care system.