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Dr. Muhammad Athar, MD

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26 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Muhammad Athar, MD

Dr. Muhammad Athar, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Neurology, has 26 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from University of Health Sciences, Lahore Rawalpindi Medical College and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Methodist Hospital. Dr. Athar, completed a residency at Mercy Philadelphia Hospital.

Dr. Athar works at Div of Hospital Medicine (Farber) in Philadelphia, PA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Athar's Office Locations

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    Jefferson Neurosciences Center
    909 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 955-7000

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  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital

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    About Dr. Muhammad Athar, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 26 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Hindi
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    NPI Number
    • 1043308323
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cooper University Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Mercy Philadelphia Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Mercy Philadelphia Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Health Sciences, Lahore Rawalpindi Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Athar works at Div of Hospital Medicine (Farber) in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. Athar’s profile.

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