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Muhammad Waqas Athar, M.B.B.S., M.D.
Instructor of Medicine
Languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu
Expertise: Internal Medicine
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
5200 Eastern Avenue
Mason F. Lord Building
Baltimore, MD 21224 map
Johns Hopkins Community Physicians - Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Lane
Columbia, MD 21044 map
Muhammad Waqas Athar, M.D., a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, is a founding member of Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine and a member of the Society of Hospital Medicine.
Since becoming a faculty member at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 2011, Dr. Athar has received the Award of Clinical Excellence (2012) and the Award for Teaching Excellence (2014) from the Division of Hospital Medicine.
Dr. Athar has research interests in the use of bedside exams and technologies to improve promptness and accuracy in the diagnosis of acute diseases, in particular for cardiovascular diseases.
- Instructor of Medicine
- MBBS, King Edward Medical University (2004)
- Grand Rapids Area Medical Education Partners / Internal Medicine (2011)
- American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (2011, 2021)