Dr. Narinder Maheshwari, MD, currently serves as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. With a diverse educational background, Dr. Maheshwari earned his MBBS degree in Medicine from Liaquat Medical College/University of Medical & Health Sciences in Pakistan in June 2002. He subsequently completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at North General Hospital, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and New York Medical College, Metropolitan Hospital Centre, New York.

Dedicated to advancing medical knowledge, Dr. Maheshwari obtained a Master’s in Clinical and Translational Research from the University of Connecticut in December 2023. His commitment to education and healthcare is evident in his roles as an Assistant Professor and Primary Care Physician at UConn Health Farmington CT since January 2017.

Dr. Maheshwari is an active contributor to scientific research, particularly in the field of primary care. His primary research focuses on clinical conditions encountered in primary care settings, including Diabetes, Hyperlipidemia, and physical activity. As a Co-Investigator, he has played a crucial role in various studies, such as the SPARTAN-funded axial spondyloarthritis awareness study (Know-SpA) and a clinical trial on mRNA-3745 in participants with Glycogen Storage Disease Type 1a (GSD1a). He serves as co-director for Lifestyle Medicine track for residency program.

A respected member of the medical community, Dr. Maheshwari holds memberships in prestigious organizations such as the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM). He actively contributes to diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives, serving as the Chairman of the Diversity/Equity/Inclusion (DEI) Committee for the Society of General Internal Medicine New England Chapter, he is an active member of DEI committee ACP Connecticut chapter and DEI committee at UCONN Health.

Dr. Maheshwari’s dedication to research is evident in his numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals. His commitment to advancing medical knowledge and providing high-quality patient care establishes him as an asset to the medical community.

Job Title

Assistant Professor


University of Connecticut School of Medicine