Dr. Shahin Shaikh, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Female • Age 60
  
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-disordered Breathing, Obstructive Lung Disease, and Respiratory-tract Conditions than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as John T. Mather Memorial Hospital and Long Island Community 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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Dr. Shaikh accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
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
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

Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (7/12/2017)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Sleep-disordered Breathing

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-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 79% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats Sleep Disorders more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats Sleep Apnea more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh performs Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh performs this procedure more than 69% of their peers

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats Asthma more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.Compare with other Respiratory-tract Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats Shortness of Breath more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Pneumonia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats Pneumonia more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Partial Lung Collapse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats Partial Lung Collapse more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Typically treats 46% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

Bronchitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shaikh treats Bronchitis more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Shaikh treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

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Dr. Shaikh's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bird Flu
  • Breath Testing
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intubation
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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3.9

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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.
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takes time to explain things to you and is extremely knowledgable
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Dr. Shaikh is the best. !!!
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She should not be practicing medicine Do not choose her as your physician
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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

  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • English

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Locations

Shahin F Shaikh MD

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

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John T. Mather Memorial Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Long Island Community Hospital

Patchogue, NY

48% Patient experience rating, 21% lower than the national average

Saint Charles Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average