Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD

Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Rutherford, NJ and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

201 State Rt 17 Fl 11

Rutherford, NJ 07070

Contact Information

(201) 549-8860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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

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

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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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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
Arm Surgery
Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
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
Broken Neck
Burn Care Services
Burn Injuries
Carpal Fractures
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
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
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Facial Reconstruction
Foreign Body Removal
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
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Laceration Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lip, Excision or Resection
Low Back Pain
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
Neurosurgical Procedures
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
Pulmonary Disease
Radial Nerve Entrapment
Radial Tunnel Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reconstructive Surgery
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
RSD Treatment
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Cancer
Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
Skin Grafts
Skin Lesion Removal
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stellate Ganglion Block
Steroid Injection
Tendon Disorders
Tendon Repair
Tendon Surgery
Third-Degree Burns
Thoracic Outlet Surgery
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Trigger Point Therapy
Vascular Disease
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

About Me

Care Philosophy

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


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

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery


  • 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


  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu
  • English


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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What People Say About Dr. Emran Sheikh, MD
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...Read More
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Multi Disciplinary Specialists

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  • Hours
    • 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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Keystone Health Plan East HMO
Keystone Health Plan East POS
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

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