Dr. Farooq H. Sheikh, MD

Dr. Farooq H. Sheikh, MD

Dr. Farooq H. Sheikh, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (202) 877-8032

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Specialties
  • Heart Failure and Transplantation Cardiology
Conditions I Treat
  • advanced heart failure
  • alcoholic cardiomyopathy
  • arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
  • beriberi
  • cardiac amyloid
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Procedures I Perform
  • cardiomems
  • chronic inotropic therapy
  • circulatory assist devices
  • heart biopsy
  • heart transplant
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About the Provider

Farooq H. Sheikh, MD, specializes in Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation. Dr. Sheikh is an attending physician at MedStar Heart Institute.

Dr. Sheikh publishes extensively in his field and has authored or co-authored numerous articles related to cardiovascular medicine and heart failure.

Dr. Sheikh is a recipient of numerous awards, including: Professionalism Award, Department of Medicine, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, and Frank L. Pollack, MD, Research Award, New York Medical College.

Dr. Sheikh was a post-doctoral research fellow at The McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Division of Cardiology, at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He was also a research assistant at the Cardiovascular Research Institute at New York Medical College.

Dr. Sheikh served as an assistant professor of Medicine at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Education
  • Fellowship Program: Johns Hopkins Hospital (2010)
  • Residency Program: Columbia University Medical Center (2006)
  • Medical School: New York Medical College (2003)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Insurance
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.


Practice Locations
  • 110 Irving Street Northwest
    Suite NW
    Washington, DC 20010
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