Dr. Rishad Shaikh, DMD

Dr. Rishad Shaikh, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
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Dr. Rishad Shaikh, DMD is a dentist who practices in Kirkwood, MO. He is 41 years old and has been practicing for 6 years.Read his story

12166 Old Big Bend Rd Ste 101

Kirkwood, MO 63122

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Advantica
  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • 14 More

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Dentofacial Anomalies
more than 90% of peers
Facial Reconstruction
more than 62% of peers
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Shaikh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shaikh "Dr. Shaikh received his undergraduate training in Biology and Psychology at Case Western Reserve University. Afterwards, he moved on to the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. Upon successful completion of dental school, Dr. Shaikh obtained his initial training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery through an internship at West Virginia University. Dr. Shaikh then completed a 4- year residency in OMS at West Virginia University. Following his residency, Dr. Shaikh completed a year-long full-scope OMS Fellowship at Mercy Medical Center. Dr. Shaikh is licensed to practice Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Missouri and is on the staff at Mercy Medical Center."

Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology
  • Oral Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Clefting - Ectropion - Conical Teeth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Birth Defect
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Laceration
  • Facial Pain
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Loss


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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.


  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • West Virginia University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • St Elizabeth Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • West Virgina University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Mercy Hospital St Louis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shaikh has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shaikh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaikh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaikh to family and friends
based on 19 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shaikh's Performance

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Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (5)

in O Fallon, MO |
I have been scared of visiting dentists. But my experience with Dr. Rishad Shaikh has been the complete opposite. He did a wonderful job with my wisdom teeth removal.
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in St Louis, MO |
Dr. Shaikh is knowledgeable and compassionate. Happy my dentist referred me to him and would go back if I needed any other work done.
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in St Louis, MO |
Dr. Shaikh is one of the kindest, and knowledgeable doctors I know. I've had chronic facial pain for years, and he has done whatever he can to find a solution. Very friendly, and takes time to listen to what you have to say. I highly recommend him.
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in St Louis, MO |
I'm approx. 1 week out from my wisdom teeth removal (6x teeth). Procedure went perfectly--the bleeding stopped very soon after the surgery, no pain during surgery or subsequent to it, I was even able to enjoy some parts of lunch and dinner with my family that night. I felt that not only was Dr....more
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in St Louis, MO |
My teen daughter was alot less anxious about having her wisdom teeth removed after the consultation with Dr. Shaikh. I was very pleased with the quick procedure, minimal pain, and recovery of less than a week. The office staff was friendly and helpful to arrange a fast appt. I'm happy we chose Dr....more
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Dr. Shaikh accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Advantica
  • Aetna
    Aetna PPO
  • Ameritas
    Ameritas PPO
  • Anthem
    Blue Open Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Dental Blue Basic 100
    Dental Blue Essential 100
    Dental Blue Essential 200
    Federal Employee Program
    Federal Employee Program - Basic Option
    Federal Employee Program - Standard Option
  • Assurant Health
    Dental - Intermediate
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Dental PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra HMO
    Advantra PPO
    Worker's Compensation / Focus Network PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
    Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
    Platinum PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
    Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
    Delta Insurance
    Delta Insurance POS
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation PPO
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Humana
    Choice Care
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice PPO
    Dental PPO
    Dental Savings Plus
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Supplement - High Deductible Plan F
    Medicare Supplement - Plan B
    Medicare Supplement - Plan C
    Medicare Supplement - Plan F
    Medicare Supplement - Plan K
    Medicare Supplement - Plan L
    Medicare Supplement - Plan N
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • Standard Insurance Company
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Shaikh has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital St. Louis
615 S New Ballas Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63141
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