Dr. Tahseen Cheema, MD

Dr. Tahseen Cheema, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Tahseen Cheema, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Albuquerque, NM. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Cheema is affiliated with Unm Hospital.

1 University Of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM 87131

Contact Information

(505) 272-2231

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Cheema performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hand Fracture
normal
more than 71% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
normal
more than 71% of peers
Hand Conditions
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

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.

Education

  • King Edward Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Columbia U Coll P&S
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Coll Med Dent
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Columbia U Coll P&S
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Rush Presby-St Lukes Med Ct
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cheema has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Cheema does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Cheema and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Cheema's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cheema to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Cheema's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Roswell ,New Mexico 88201 |
Hello , my name is Connie Berry . I had wrist surgery this'week by Dr. Cheema .. What a great experience that was . I wasn't sedated when I came out , I had no pain and still haven't . I'm just so happy with the outcome . I do have to remind myself I can't do everything I did ebefore Ike open door nobs ,!fridge and ect. .But I just want you to know I have never had a good experience with surgery before dur to sickness Thank you Dr. Cheema for your kindness and experience .
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cheema accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Cheema has admitting privileges

Unm Hospital
2211 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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