Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseFemaleAge 62

Dr. Shaikh
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Shahin F Shaikh MD

90 Medford Ave Patchogue, NY 11772

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(631) 758-5864

Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD is a Pulmonologist in Patchogue, NY. Dr. Shaikh has more experience with Sleep Apnea than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Long Island Community Hospital and Mather Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shaikh to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Shaikh is affiliated with Mather Hospital Port Jefferson, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for pulmonary disease.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

2 malpractice claims Found
  • Settlement (10/27/2020)View details
  • Settlement (7/12/2017)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Shaikh

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Shaikh treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Shaikh treats other conditions, please contact the office at (631) 758-5864.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Shaikh is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
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Dr. Shaikh's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Administrative Physical
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anosmia
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Biopsy
  • Bird Flu
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Fever
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folic Acid Deficiency
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intertrigo
  • Intubation
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Laryngitis
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Ringworm
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septic Embolism
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Swine Flu
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Shaikh accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Affinity Insurance Services
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

Dr. Shaikh's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shaikh

3.9

Based on 19 ratings

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
(13)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(4)
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Dr Shaikh is very thorough and genuinely cares . Happy she is my Dr.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Feb 18, 2021
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Dr Shaikh is a breath of fresh air. She explained what was going on with a clear plan and got me through a rough time. She is knowledgeable and I trust her to treat my entire family.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Nov 23, 2019
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takes time to explain things to you and is extremely knowledgable
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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c federlin – Sep 25, 2019
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Dr. Shaikh is the best. !!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Vivian Zamboli in Patchogue, NY – Jan 13, 2019
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She should not be practicing medicine Do not choose her as your physician
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Center Moriches – May 30, 2018
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I'm compassionate and dedicated to my patients. I always go the extra mile to help out my patients.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1988
Metropolitan Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Our Lady Mercy Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1984
Our Lady Mercy Med Ctr
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Shaikh has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shaikh frequently treats Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Shaikh specializes.

Where is Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD's office located?

Dr. Shaikh's office is located at 90 Medford Ave, Patchogue, NY 11772. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD speak?

Dr. Shaikh speaks Urdu, Hindi, and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Shahin F Shaikh MD

Shahin F Shaikh MD90 Medford Ave Patchogue, NY 11772
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Shaikh is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Long Island Community Hospital

Patchogue, NY

48% Patient Experience Rating, 21% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Mather Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2022)

Saint Charles Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received