Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD
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Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD


Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

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Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Rutherford, NJ. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Dr. Sheikh is affiliated with Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital, Hoboken University Medical Center and Hackensackumc Mountainside.

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    Dr. Sheikh's Care Philosophy

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

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    •  Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    •  Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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      • 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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    • Hand Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
    • Benign Skin Tumor
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brachial Plexus Injuries
    • Brain Disorders
    • Burn Injuries
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Fractures
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hidradenitis
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Muscle Diseases
    • Nerve Diseases
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Neuromuscular Diseases
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
    • Pinched Nerve
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Radial Nerve Entrapment
    • Radial Tunnel Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scoliosis
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Skin Cancer
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Stroke
    • Tendon Disorders
    • Tendonitis
    • Third-Degree Burns
    • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
    • Thrombosis
    • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
    • Torticollis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vascular Disease
    • Work-Related Injuries
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture


    • Medical School
      Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University

      Graduated in 1996

    • Internship Hospital
      Christiana Care Health System-Christiana Hospital

      Completed in 1997

    • Residency Hospital
      Barnes-Jewish Hospital

      Completed in 2003

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Barnes Jewish Hospital

      Completed in 2004

      John Hopkins Hospital

      Completed in 2000

    • Undergraduate School
      Penn State U

      Graduated in 1992

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Punjabi
    • Urdu

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    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Neurosurgery
    • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Amputation
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
    • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
    • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
    • Bone Grafting
    • Bone and Joint Repair
    • Bone and Joint Replacement
    • Burn Care Services
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
    • Chronic Pain Management
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Diabetic Neuropathy Nerve Release Testing
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Fracture Care
    • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand Reconstruction
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
    • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
    • Hardware Removal
    • Herniated Disc Procedure
    • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
    • Laceration Repair
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Minimal Access Surgery
    • Nerve Biopsy
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Nerve Reconstruction
    • Nerve Surgery
    • Neurolytic Nerve Block
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurosurgical Procedures
    • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
    • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
    • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
    • RSD Treatment
    • Reconstructive Surgery
    • Skin Grafts
    • Skin Lesion Removal
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Stellate Ganglion Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Repair
    • Tendon Surgery
    • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Trigger Point Therapy
    • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
    • Wound Care and Management
    • Wound Repair
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Replacement
    • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy