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Cris Vieira, MD

Internal Medicine Physician & Hyperbaric Medicine Specialist located in Indianapolis, IN

About Dr. Vieira

Cris Vieira, MD, is a board-certified physician with over 25 years of experience in the field of medicine. Dr. Vieira is a dynamic individual who utilizes creativity, leadership, and teamwork at the premier wellness center, INDY VITAL, in Indianapolis, Indiana. His mission is to deliver top-notch care that will bring back that vital energy of body and mind, especially to individuals who no longer feel there is a spark in their lives.

Dr. Vieira graduated summa cum laude from the Pontificate Catholic University (PUC), a prestigious medical school in Brazil. Upon his arrival to the United States, he was invited by Dr. George Irwin, Chief of Endocrine Surgery at the University of Miami to run the university’s Parathyroid Research Laboratory. After two years of education and training in endocrine surgery, Dr. Vieira went on training in internal medicine, followed by very specialized training in nephrology and interventional procedural nephrology.

Upon finishing his education, Dr. Vieira was chosen by his professors to join the faculty staff at the University of Miami in South Florida, where he became an instructor and assistant professor of medicine. While there, he was honored by receiving the nomination from the medical students as the best professor of medicine for two consecutive academic years in 2004 and 2005. 

Dr. Vieira then moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and joined the medical staff at the Cleveland Clinic as Chief of the Department of Kidney Diseases. After nearly 20 years in South Florida, in 2010, he moved to Indiana after excepting an invitation to develop a brand new nephrology program at MHP Major Hospital in Shelbyville, Indiana. Dr. Vieira created an inpatient and outpatient dialysis program that currently provides care and sustains life to several patients who require chronic dialytic therapy regularly. 

Throughout his career, Dr. Vieira has had a tremendous amount of exposure to procedural surgery, having performed over 3,000 procedures. He is well-regarded as an effective communicator and has extensive experience in the areas of clinical medicine in academia and private settings. He is also fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Dr. Vieira is happily married to Lourdes Vieira and has four children. He has lived in Fishers, Indiana, for the past nine years.

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Cris Vieira, MD, is a board-certified physician with over 25 years of experience in the field of medicine. Dr. Vieira is a dynamic individual who utilizes creativity, leadership, and teamwork at the premier wellness center, INDY VITAL, in Indianapolis, Indiana. His mission is to deliver top-notch care that will bring back that vital energy of body and mind, especially to individuals who no longer feel there is a spark in their lives.

Dr. Vieira graduated summa cum laude from the Pontificate Catholic University (PUC), a prestigious medical school in Brazil. Upon his arrival to the United States, he was invited by Dr. George Irwin, Chief of Endocrine Surgery at the University of Miami to run the university’s Parathyroid Research Laboratory. After two years of education and training in endocrine surgery, Dr. Vieira went on training in internal medicine, followed by very specialized training in nephrology and interventional procedural nephrology.

Upon finishing his education, Dr. Vieira was chosen by his professors to join the faculty staff at the University of Miami in South Florida, where he became an instructor and assistant professor of medicine. While there, he was honored by receiving the nomination from the medical students as the best professor of medicine for two consecutive academic years in 2004 and 2005. 

Dr. Vieira then moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and joined the medical staff at the Cleveland Clinic as Chief of the Department of Kidney Diseases. After nearly 20 years in South Florida, in 2010, he moved to Indiana after excepting an invitation to develop a brand new nephrology program at MHP Major Hospital in Shelbyville, Indiana. Dr. Vieira created an inpatient and outpatient dialysis program that currently provides care and sustains life to several patients who require chronic dialytic therapy regularly. 

Throughout his career, Dr. Vieira has had a tremendous amount of exposure to procedural surgery, having performed over 3,000 procedures. He is well-regarded as an effective communicator and has extensive experience in the areas of clinical medicine in academia and private settings. He is also fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Dr. Vieira is happily married to Lourdes Vieira and has four children. He has lived in Fishers, Indiana, for the past nine years.


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