Irfan Tahir, MD, an Internist in Private Practice

Get to know Internist Dr. Irfan Tahir, who serves patients in Las Vegas, Nevada.

An experienced internist, Dr. Tahir sees patients at his private practice in Las Vegas, Nevada. He genuinely cares for his patients and believes that doctor-patient interaction deserves ample time, not only for a comprehensive medical exam and to manage healthcare needs, but also to answer the questions and concerns of his patients.

Born in Nottingham, United Kingdom, he graduated with his medical degree from the Dow Medical College in India in 1992. Upon relocating to the United States, he completed his residency in internal medicine at the University Medical Center in Las Vegas, and was awarded the Best Resident of the Year Award in 1997.

Subsequently, Dr. Tahir joined the Fremont Medical Center, later HealthCare Partners, and served as the Medical Director from 2002-2015. During his tenure at HealthCare Partners, he was a member of the Leadership Committee and the Credentialing Committee. He was also named a Top Doctor of Las Vegas in 2004 and 2007.

An expert in his field, the doctor is board-certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). The ABIM is a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world.

Internal medicine is the medical specialty dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. Physicians specializing in internal medicine are called internists. They manage and prevent common and complex diseases by providing comprehensive care and promoting overall well-being.

Recognized as a Vitals Preferred Provider, Dr. Tahir has been the recipient of the Patients’ Choice Award (2018, 2016, 2011), Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018, 2011), On-Time Doctor Award (2018).

While not at work, he enjoys watching and playing all sports, reading books, and mentoring while being an avid fitness enthusiast. He finds every opportunity to travel both near and far. He currently resides in Las Vegas with his wife, two children, and his German Shepherd dog, Sultan.

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