Dr. Harris Shaikh, MD

Dr. Harris Shaikh, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Harris Shaikh, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in East Brunswick, NJ. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine and specializes in interventional pain medicine, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

69 Brunswick Woods Dr

East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Shaikh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shaikh "Dr. Harris Shaikh is a pain management specialist with Nova Spine & Pain Centers. Triple board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine, American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) and American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), he specializes in the treatment of chronic pain, particularly the neck and low back. Prior to his current position, Dr. Shaikh practiced at Newbridge Spine & Pain Center in Frederick, MD. Dr. Shaikh completed his fellowship in pain management at Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai Roosevelt. His residency and internship were completed at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (formerly UNDMJ) and Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He received his medical degree with high honors from Ross University School of Medicine. He obtained his post-baccalaureate degree with a cum laude medal in psychology at the University of California, Riverside and his bachelor's degree with provost honors in science at the University of California, San Diego."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shaikh "At Nova Spine & Pain Centers, we take an all-encompassing approach to treating the wide varieties of pain through a multitude of procedures and treatments."

9  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

3  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

47  Conditions Treated


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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Robert Wood Johnson Hosp-UMDNJ
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Lukes Rosevelt Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • The Manhattan Center for Pain Management
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaikh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaikh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaikh to family and friends
6 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Shaikh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Ive been seeing Dr. Shaikh for a few months now and im very pleased with his bedside manner and knowledge of the illness's i have. He takes time to listen to you. He shows a great concern for his patients and i would highly recommend Dr. Shaikh to everyone that has chronic pain. His staff is also...more
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Doctors like Dr Harris Shaikh are few and far between, very hard to find! He studied my entire medical history before I arrived at his office for my first visit. During my visit I felt so relieved, he already had a plan for my care with a complete knowledge of the severity of my injuries & pain to...more
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Such a well informed and compassionate Dr. He treated me kindness and made me feel that before long my pain will no longer be an issue. The staff is wonderful. Dr. Harris deserves a platinum star in my book.
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He is very compassionate and listens to his patients. Dr. Shaikh will go above and beyond to try and help his patients.
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