Dr. Muhammad Y. Sheikh, MD

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Dr. Muhammad Y. Sheikh, MD

Gastroenterology | Male

University Gastroenterology & Hepatology Associates 7015 N Chestnut Ave Ste 101, Fresno, CA 93720 Get Directions

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      4.9 based on 84 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (83)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Sheikh's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      I met Dr.sheikh at university medical center he took me on as one of his patients and has been treating me ever since it is always a pleasure to see Dr.sheikh and know that I will get the best treatment possible Thank you Dr.sheikh Emilio j Gonzales
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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology
      • Hepatology
      • Liver Disorders
      • Nutrition

      Board Certifications

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      • Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Barrett's Esophagus
      • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blood Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Cirrhosis
      • Colon Cancer
      • Colon Disorders
      • Colon Mass
      • Colon Polyp
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Dehydration
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Diarrhea
      • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Duodenal Ulcer
      • Duodenitis
      • Dysentery
      • Dysphagia
      • Enteritis
      • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Ulcer
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Esophagitis
      • Gallstones
      • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
      • Gastric Ulcer
      • Gastritis
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
      • Gastroparesis
      • Heartburn
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatitis
      • Hepatitis A
      • Hepatitis B
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Hepatitis C
      • Hernia
      • Ileus
      • Indigestion
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Lactose Intolerance
      • Limb Swelling
      • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
      • Liver Damage from Alcohol
      • Liver Diseases and Disorders
      • Malnutrition
      • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
      • Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis
      • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
      • Pancreatitis
      • Peptic Ulcer
      • Pyloric Stenosis
      • Reflux Esophagitis
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Unexplained Weight Loss
      • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
      • Viral Hepatitis
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Colonoscopy
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
      • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
      • Esophagoscopy
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Liver Biopsy
      • Manometry
      • Sigmoidoscopy
      • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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

      Education

      • Medical School
        Dow Medical College, University Of Karachi

        Graduated in 1982

      • Internship Hospital
        Indiana University / School of Medicine

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        Indiana University / School of Medicine

        Completed in 1994

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Beth Israel Deaconess Hosp Harvard Med Sch

        Completed in 1998

        University of Louisville

        Completed in 1997

      • Undergraduate School
        D. J Science College, Karachi

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Laureate Award 2012 from American College of Physicians, Northern California Chapter, Nov. 2012
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Hindi
      • Punjabi
      • Urdu
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      Dr. Sheikh's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Sheikh's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Sheikh

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Sheikh's Care Philosophy

      Provide the service and the quality care you truly deserve. Incorporate current research, medical science, and new technology into my practice, thus providing my patients with safe and effective treatment options. Provide education to my patients so that they understand the disease and the treatment involved. Incorporate the best knowledge of nutritional sciences into my clinical practice.

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      Dr. Sheikh says...

      1: Chronic hepatitis C

      2: Chronic hepatitis B

      3: Acute viral hepatitis

      4: Alcoholic liver disease

      5: Fatty liver disease/non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

      6: Autoimmune hepatitis

      7: Drug induced liver disease

      8: Cirrhosis and complications of portal hypertension

      (Ascites, Hepatic Encephalopathy, intestinal bleeding, etc.)

      9: Primary biliary diseases

      10: Hemachromatosis, Wilson disease, Alpha1 antitrypsin deficiency

      11: Liver tumors

      12: Pre-and post -liver transplant care

      13: Liver disease during pregnancy

      As one of the national thought leaders in liver disease, I am recipient of dozens of research grants, including NIH and I am actively involved in clinical research related to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis.