Hiba Basheer, MD

Hiba Basheer, MD 

Assistant Professor


Hiba Basheer, MD is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Florida. Dr. Basheer received her medical degree from Baghdad University, College of Medicine, and completed her residency in internal medicine at Interfaith Medical Center, New York. She obtained her clinical fellowship training in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism as Chief Fellow at the University of Florida where she decided to stay as a junior faculty. Her goals are to provide her patients with dedicated comprehensive care and effective individualized treatment for each patient.

Dr. Basheer has traveled and relocated many times in her life, but she finally chose to become a Gator.

Degree/Program Institution Field/Specialty
Medical School College of Medicine, Baghdad University
Residency Interfaith Medical Center Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Florida Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Honors and Awards

  • Chief Fellow – University of Florida, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Best Resident Award, Interfaith Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • Endocrine Society Outstanding Abstract Award, ENDO 2016
  • Endocrine Society Presidential Poster Competition, ENDO 2016

Memberships/Professional Societies

  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
  • Endocrine Society
  • American Thyroid Association
  • American Diabetes Association
  • National Lipid Association


  • Peer-Reviewed Articles
  • Chidozie CA, Salhan D, Bakhit A, Basheer H, Basunia M, Bhattarai B, Oke V, Schmidt MF, Dufresne A. Tricuspid valve endocarditis complicated by Mobitz type II heart block – a case report and literature review. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect. 2015 Dec 11;5(6):29689
  • Chidozie CA, Setu P, Basheer H. Miliary tuberculosis in an immunocompetent male. IJCRI 2014;5(2):140-144
  • Chidozie CA, Basheer H. DRESS syndrome associated with allopurinol. IJCRI 2014;5(2):145-149
  • Basheer H, Ghayee HK, Su L, Esnakula AK, Edwards CM. Minimal Catecholamine Secretion from an Adrenal Incidentaloma. ENDO 2016, Boston, MA
  • Basheer H, Subbarayan Multiple Sclerosis in the Setting of Cushing’s Disease. ENDO 2016, Boston, MA
  • Basheer H, Barb D. Aggressive Insular Variant Papillary Thyroid Cancer with Spinal Metastasis. American Thyroid Association Annual Meeting, Denver, C
  • Basheer H, Leey C, Cusi K, Clinical Characteristics and Early Treatment Patterns of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes. Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL
  • Basheer H, Khan Y. Tumor Induced Osteomalacia- rare case. American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist Annual Meeting, Austin, TX


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