Dr. Rafiq Sheikh, MD

Dr. Rafiq Sheikh, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. Rafiq Sheikh, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Woodland, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Sher-I-Kashmir Institute Of Medical Sciences, Sher-I-Kashmir Institute Of Medical Sciences (Deemed University) in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1321 Cottonwood St

Woodland, CA 95695

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Dr. Sheikh's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheikh treats Abdominal Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Sheikh treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sheikh treats Stomach Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sheikh's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I offer my patients compassionate care, irrespective of color, creed, or religion.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1995
    University of California At Davis / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1994
    Lankenau University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Lankenau University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1988
    University Wales
    Fellowship Hospital
    1988
  • 1979
    Sher-I-Kashmir Institute Of Medical Sciences, Sher-I-Kashmir Institute Of Medical Sciences (Deemed University)
    Medical School
    1979
  • University of Kashmir
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Kashmiri
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

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Felt the procedure despite the “anesthesia” that they said would relax me (after calling a week prior to see if I would be knocked out. Was told yes, would be given general anesthesia. IT DIDN’T PHASE ME A BIT. THE PAIN WAS EXCRUCIATING!! Am supposed to return in 5 yrs because polyps were found. Am...Read More
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