Kathryn Dahir, M.D.

Associate Professor
Medicine/Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology

Office Address
MCE, South Tower
1215 21st Ave S
Room / Suite
(615) 936-1653

Kathryn McCrystal Dahir, M.D., received her undergraduate education at the University of Virginia and attended medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School.  She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.  She completed her fellowship in endocrinology and metabolism at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and then joined the faculty.  She is currently the course director for a combined endocrine and rheumatology fellowship educational program of metabolic bone disorders.  


Research Description


  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid disorders
  • Disorders of Vitamin D metabolism
  • Cancer related bone disorders
  • Disorders of phosphorus, calcium and other minerals
  • Rare bone disorders