Education

Medical Degree
University of Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi
Intership
Internal Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi
Residency
Neurology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi
Fellowship
Neurophysiology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi
Fellowship
Intraoperative Monitoring, University of Miami, Miami, Florida

Areas of Interests

Clinical Interests

The base of Dr. Athar’s clinical practice comes from her precise specialization in EMG techniques, as well as the diagnosis, treatment, and management of a broad spectrum of patients with neuromuscular disorders and nerve injuries.


Research Interests

Dr. Athar’s research interests include neuromuscular junction disorders, peripheral nerve disorders, traumatic nerve and plexus injury, and development of new measures in electrodiagnostic testing.