Dr. Rauf Cheema, MD

Dr. Rauf Cheema, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
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Dr. Rauf Cheema, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Sterling, VA. He is 52 years old.

21145 Whitfield Pl Ste 105

Sterling, VA 20165

Contact Information

(540) 667-1226

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthSmart
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Top Care Areas


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Bipolar Disorder
more than 66% of peers
more than 53% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 20% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Tobacco Use Disorder


  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Allama Iqbal Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheema has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cheema's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheema to family and friends
based on 53 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (53)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cheema's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Winchester, VA |
I have been seeing Dr. Cheema for 6 months and he decided after less than 6 months of treatment, that now that I am level with my bipolar, that I can wait a month to see him again, yet my stable mood is constantly depressed and it gets bad at times. I feel like he is not willing to truly want to...more
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in Winchester, VA |
Dr. Cheema is very kind and mild mannered. He listens to all the things you have to say. He is quick to respond to medical needs as needed. I have been seeing him for many years and he always treats me as a unique individual and not just some patient.
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Great Doctor! Have been his patient for years. He is kind, has a gentle manner and really cares.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cheema accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • HealthSmart
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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