Dr. Mohsin Sheikh, MD

Dr. Mohsin Sheikh, MD

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Age 44
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Dr. Mohsin Sheikh, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Gaithersburg, MD and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from St. George's University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

501 N Frederick Ave Ste 302

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sheikh performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Sheikh's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sheikh "I specialize in providing interventional pain management treatments for acute and chronic pain. This is in the context of a multidisciplinary approach including medications, physical therapy, and modalities, etc by coordinating care with your PCP and other healthcare providers. I emphasize patient education, and participation in your care. The more you know and do, the better you will feel."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

61  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • Rutgers College, Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Graduate Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • N.C. Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sheikh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sheikh's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sheikh to family and friends
29 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Sheikh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Sheikh Says:
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Thank you for taking the time to evaluate our office. We strive to create a stellar patient experience for each and everyone of our patients. Our goal is to relieve pain and increase the quality of our patient's lives, by using the least invasive methods and reducing dependency on medications.  Please see our mission statement below and on our website:

MISSION STATEMENT:

"Our ultimate aim goes beyond just providing

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Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Sheikh is passionate and persistent about relieving pain. His carefully calibrated spinal injections gave me pain-relief after years of increasing misery. And he even fixed a knee pain that would jerk me awake from a sound sleep! Sadly, some patients unhappy about not getting extra "friends"...more
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My spinal condition requires periodic injections for pain relief. Dr. Sheikh offers a clear advantage over my former pain-relief doctor because he does not insist that I bring an escort or friend to drive me home after an injection. This is an enormous help to me because of the difficulty in...more
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I am profoundly grateful to Dr. Sheikh for his compassion and competence. He was humanely responsive to my urgent need for pain relief. His staff is not just professional but delightful as well. I could not be more satisfied. Thank you!
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My name is Carmalita Williams I was a patient of Dr.Sheihk for a few years and I can truly say he is an awesome doctor I wish I could still see him now in his new office. Your the best Dr.Sheikh..
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I have had a great experience with this practice. The doctor, PA and staff have been pro-active and very pleasant. I have had pain for a number of years and Dr. Sheikh was able to help me. I really appreciate the rigor that goes into the treatment plan. Pain meds are not handed out like candy. ...more
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