As the first of many steps to bring a comprehensive collaborative care model to the markets we serve. We are excited to be adding Saira Dar, M.D, a Board Certified Family Practice doctor as of August 1, 2018. She is the perfect addition to our team of high quality medical providers in our McKinney Office.
Dr. Saira Dar completed her medical education and residency at Regions Hospital in Minnesota in 2005. Then she joined a private practice in Kokomo, Indiana, where she maintained a full-time practice, managed several nursing homes, and started Kokomo’s first opioid dependency treatment program. This opioid dependency treatment program was followed by several Kokomo practices after she moved to Texas in 2008 and joined the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. After completing a fellowship in academic medicine, Dr. Dar started a dual career in academics and clinical practice in 2010. She designed, developed, and implemented clinical courses at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, and presented at national and international conferences on behalf of TCOM. Dr. Dar worked as a medical director while maintaining a full-time practice. She completed a Master of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, in 2015, and will be completing a Master of Education in the Health Professions from Johns Hopkins University in the summer of 2018.
Dr. Dar finished fellowship training in anti-aging and integrative medicine in 2018, and also obtained certificates in personalized and genomic medicine. Her passion is to provide care that is based on the principles of personalized and integrative medicine and improved health-spans. She focuses on medicine, nutrition, and genomics to cater to each individual patient’s needs. Believing that each of us is unique, Dr. Dar develops a customized care plan for one patient at a time. She is active in the community and on social media.