Vijayveer S. Pamar, M.D.

Biography

Dr. Pamar is a Board-Certified Endocrinologist with an expertise in several areas, including Type 2 diabetes mellitus, diseases of the thyroid and pituitary glands.  After graduating with Honors and receiving his degree in Medicine & Surgery from Dibrugarh University in Assam in 1993, he completed his Residency in Internal Medicine at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown, PA in 2001.  In 2003 He completed his Fellowship in Endocrinology & Metabolism at The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.  

In June 2008, he joined the Diabetes & Glandular Disease Clinic in San Antonio, as seventh partner.    He is an active member of several professional groups, including the Endocrine Society and the American College of Physicians.  Dr. Pamar is certified to do neck/thyroid ultrasound examinations, plus perform thyroid biopsy on patients with conditions of the thyroid gland.  

Education

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas –  Fellow in Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism, 2001-2003

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Temple University Program, Johnstown, PA – Residency, Dept of Internal Medicine, 1997-2000 Chief Resident/Junior Faculty, Dept of Internal Medicine, 2,000-2001

Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh, Assam, India – Bachelors of Medicine & Surgery 1987-1993

Licenses

Texas Medical License – active since 2008

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine 2000, 2010

American Board of Internal Medicine – Diplomate in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 2003, 2013

Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound 

Thyroid Ultrasound and FNA Biopsy Accreditation 

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Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

Chief Resident Award – Internal Medicine Residency 

Leadership Award – Internal Medicine Residency 

Member Advisory Board for Glaxo-Smith-Kline for Avandaryl 

Relevance Reviewer of Endocrinology Board Questions for American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) 

Teaching Faculty for Medical Students of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, preparing for United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE)

Bridges To Excellence Physicians Office Systems Recognition Program Award

Bridges To Excellence Diabetes Care Recognition Program Award

Employment History

Employment History

2008 to present - Diabetes and Glandular Disease Clinic, P.A. 5107 Medical Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78229

2007 to 2008 – Carolina Health Associates, Private Practice. 408 N. Duncan, Union, SC 29379

2003 to 2006 – Piedmont Medical Associates, Private Practice. 408 N. Duncan, Union, SC 29379

ACADEMIC/ADM./CLINICAL COMMITTEES

ACADEMIC/ADM./CLINICAL COMMITTEES

Director of Diabetes Program of Wallace Thomson Hospital, Union SC

Institutional Review Board Committee, Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center (1999-2000)

Graduate Medical Education Committee, Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center (2000-2001)

Internal Medicine Residency Committee, Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center (2000-2001)

Transitional Residency Committee Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center (2000-2001)

Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships

American College of Physicians – 2003 

The Endocrine Society – 2002

American Diabetes Association – 1999

Faculty Development Training

Faculty Development Training

Thyroid Ultrasound and FNA Biopsy Accreditation in Scottsdale, AZ  2000. 

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Member Advisory Board for Glaxo Smith-Kline for new drug “Avandaryl”

Relevance Reviewer of Endocrinology Board Questions for American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) 2004-2006

Teaching Faculty for Medical Students of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences preparing for United States Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE)

Clinical Pathology Conference – Organizer (2000-2001)

Medical Jeopardy Sessions – Organizer (2000-2001)

Faculty level supervision of residents in the Ambulatory Care Center (2000-2001), Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Temple University Program, Johnstown, PA

Faculty level supervision of residents in Hospital wards (2000-2001), Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Temple University Program, Johnstown, PA

Technology for Endocrinology Fellows in Training Program’ at The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (2003)

“End of Life Care” conference, Claremont Hotel, Oakland, CA (2000)

Association of Program Directors Internal Medicine (APDIM) – Chief Resident’s Meeting (2000)

Lectures

Lectures

Speaker for Endocrinology Grand Rounds at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 2002. Topic:  “Cushing's Syndrome A 2002 Update”

Presentations

Presentations

Autotransfusion in Left Ventricular Rupture. Abstract presentation at the 2000 Pennsylvania Chapter Meeting of the American College of Physicians:

CPC Conference Presentation “Acute Adrenal Insufficiency. 1999, Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Temple University Program, Johnstown, PA 1999

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Virtual Endocrinologist: Hospital Diabetes Management Via Telemedicine. Mark S. Kipnes,1 Steve Haffner,2 Teri Lightner,3 Rajesh Garg,4 Firas Akhrass,5Vijayveer S. Pamar,6 Amna a. Salhin,7 Jacob Vadakekalam,8 Javier Pena,9 Syndy Kirkland,10 Merri Pendergrass,11. 1 DGD Clinic, San Antonio, TX; 2 San Antonio, TX; 3 See My DOC, Harlington, TX; 4 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA; 5 DGD Clinic, San Antonio, TX; 6 DGD Clinic, San Antonio, TX; 7 DGD Clinic, San Antonio, TX; 8 DGD Clinic, San Antonio, TX; 9 VENP, Harlingen, TX; 10 VENP, Harlingen, TX; 11 University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. Abstract presented at the ADA 76th Scientific Sessions New Orleans, LA June 10-14, 2016.

Autotransfusion in Left Ventricular Rupture’ (Abstract) Vijayveer S. Pamar, MD; Cyril Nathaniel, MD; Thomas McGlynn, MD. Associates Program: Abstracts and Clinical Vignettes (book). Pennsylvania Coalition for Internal Medicine, 2000 Annual Meeting

Effect of High Carbohydrate Diet and High (monounsaturated Fatty Acids) fat diet on Diabetics with Moderately High Triglycerides’ Debra Simmons, MD; Fred Faas, MD; Grady Smith, Ph.D.; Vijayveer S. Pamar, MD

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Multicenter, Multiple Dose, Sequential Dose Escalation Study to evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of NBI-6024 in Adults and Adolescents with Insulin-Dependent Type-1 Diabetes Mellitus’ Sponsored by Neurobiosciences. Role – Sub-Investigator

A Phase 3, Randomized, Triple-Blind, Parallel-Group, Long-Term, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Study to Examine the Effect on Glucose Control (HBA1C) of AC299, given 2 Times a Day in Subjects with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Treated with Sulfonylurea alone’ Sponsored by Amylin Pharmaceuticals. Role – Sub-Investigator

Diplomate

Diplomate

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Endocrinology