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Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Sheikh

Multi Disciplinary Specialists

201 State Rt 17 Fl 11 Rutherford, NJ 07070

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Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Rutherford, NJ and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, neurosurgery, and more.


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It was my good fortune to have had Dr. Sheikh perform reconstructive surgery on my left hand. Following a gun shot wound from a .45, I received Emergency stabilization in Dallas prior to being tranported to the Trauma Center in Plano, Texas. Dr. Sheik was visiting the area and had been contacted to perform my surgery. The bullet had obliterated the knuckle and Proximal bone in my index finger and it was nearly amputated. Thanks to Dr. Sheikh's surgical skills, I have a functional index finger.
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I have neuropathy in my feet. Dr. Sheikh has done nerve release surgery for my feet and I don't have pain in them anymore. I had suffered with this for six years and now I don't even have to take medication for this. He is the only doctor that I have heard of that does this kind of surgery. I feel so fortunate to have found him and I found him on Facebook. My husband has also had the same experience with him. Thank you, Dr. Sheikh.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Behind every diagnosis is a human being. We should never forget that.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

2004
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
John Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Christiana Care Health System-Christiana Hospital
Internship Hospital
1996
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1992
Penn State U
Undergraduate School
2004
2003
2000
1997
1996
1992

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
  • English

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Clinical and pathologic predictors of survival in patients with thymoma., 1999
  • Rapid up-regulation of endothelial P-selection expression via reactive oxygen species generation., 2002

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(201) 549-8860

Dr. Sheikh accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Amerihealth PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Coventry Health Care of Delaware
Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Keystone Health Plan East POS
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sheikh's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Neuroplasty
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheikh performs Neuroplasty more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Torticollis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheikh treats Torticollis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheikh treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Amputation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Benign Skin Tumor
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Grafting
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Broken Neck
  • Burn Care Services
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Neuropathy Nerve Release Testing
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Hardware Removal
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Nerve Biopsy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neurolytic Nerve Block
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radial Nerve Entrapment
  • Radial Tunnel Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • RSD Treatment
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stroke
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Tendonitis
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thrombosis
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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57% Patient experience rating, 12% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Christ Hospital

Jersey City, NJ

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average