About Dr. Meriden...

Dr. Terry Meriden is a Board Certified Internist and an Endocrinologist. He is a consultant in Diabetes and Metabolism and is a specialist in the diseases of the internal glands and hormones such as Thyroid, Adrenal, Pancreas, female and male glands, obesity, high blood pressure, cholesterol and others.

25 years of experience, service, and dedication

After his training at the University of London, England, he took his Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at the University of Pittsburgh, PA. He then joined the University of Illinois. and opened his private practice in Central Illinois. Dr. Meriden had many achievements and appointments amongst them:

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Illinois.
  • Fellow American College of Physicians, FACP
  • Fellow of the American College of Nutrition, FACN
  • Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology, FACE
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine, FRSM
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Health, FRSH
  • President of the American Diabetes Association, DSIA 1986
  • Consultant to the Governor of Illinois on the Diabetes Advisory Board
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the National Diabetes Forecast Magazine
  • Member of the Editorial Board of Clinical Diabetes Magazine
  • President of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, IL Chapter of AACE
  • President of the National Arab American Medical Association NAAMA

Dr. Meriden is married and his wife, Lena, is an Interior Designer. They have two daughters, Zina and Lana. Dr. Meriden has special interest in music and sports. He enjoys classical music, jazz, as well as playing piano and tennis.


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