Dr. Mujahed Alikhan, MD

Dr. Mujahed Alikhan, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Mujahed Alikhan, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine in 2005 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

1701 Sunset Blvd

Houston, TX 77005

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Alikhan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alikhan "Dr. Mujahed M. Alikhan, Board Certified in both Rheumatology and Internal Medicine and a member of the American College of Rheumatology, is proud to provide high quality, comprehensive, and convenient care in autoimmune disorders and arthritis. Some of the illness he cares for are: Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS),Bursitis And Other Soft Tissue Diseases, Collagen Vascular Disease, Degenerative Joint Disease, DISH (Diffuse , idiopathic Skeletal Hypertosis), Gout/Pseudogout, Infectious arthritis, Lupus, MCTD (Mixed Connective Tissue Disease), Myositis, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, PMR (polymyalgia rheumatica), Psoriasis/Psoriatic Arthritis, Raynaud's, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Sarcoidosis, Scleroderma, Sjogren's Syndrome, Giant Cell Arteritis/Temporal Arteritis, Vasculitis."
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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, 2010-2012
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Chief Resident
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University of Connecticut Health Center School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Kentucky
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alikhan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alikhan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alikhan to family and friends
13 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 1

Dr. Alikhan'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
Dr. Alikhan Says:

Thank you for your important feedback. We utilize patient feedback as a mechanism to continue to improve our processes and increase communication with our staff in order to maintain excellent patient satisfaction. We want to ensure that we are doing everything possible to provide the very best care in a comfortable, welcoming environment as the Clinic's goal is to provide both excellent medical care and a high level of


Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Alikhan has done nothing for me except ring up bills. He has disputed every diagnostic conclusion and treatment course I've worked through with prior rheumatologists. He has dismissed my prior experiences, insisting on recommendations that I've already tried, leading to identical failures. He...more
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Dr. Alikhan was very thorough with his exam and blood tests - he was able to provide a quick diagnosis and he initiated treatment expeditiously. He was very patient and answered all of my questions. I highly recommend him.
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Thank you for taking time to positively review Medical Clinic of Houston's Dr. Alikhan! We are pleased your experience with Dr. Alikhan was so positive. It is our goal to become the clinic of choice for the city of Houston and posting your detailed, positive experience may ultimately help others find any one of our great doctors.

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I have been seeing Dr Alikhan for over a year and have been very, very pleased. He has a terrific bedside manner and is very willing to remain with you to answer any and all questions and concerns you have about your treatment. I have found him to be very up to date with the variety of...more
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Thank you for taking the time to describe your very positive experience which may ultimately help others find one of Medical Clinic of Houston's terrific doctors!

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I'm very satisfied w/ the attention I receive and the guidance and treatment Dr. Alikhan gives.
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I would highly recommend Dr. Alikhan for anyone seeking a rheumatologist. He is very thorough and always takes time to explain things to me; he doesn't make me feel like he's rushing through my appointment to get to the next patient. I had been bounced around from Doctor to Doctor without a...more
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