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Dr. Nadeem Shaikh

Internal Medicine
campton , KY
32 years experience male

Locations

United clinics of Kentucky

campton , KY

Address

239 Mountain parkway spur , campton , KY, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Kentucky

Bluegrass Family Health, Inc

Humana Insurance Company

UnitedHealthcare

Medicaid

Medicare

WellCare Health Plans

Coventry Health Care

About

Bio

Hi I am a dual specialist specializing in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics I have a special interest in addiction medicine as well

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

ADHD and Autism

Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Pediatrics

Languages spoken

Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi

Doctor Q&A

63 Answers
12 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Excercise : Wt loss and fat loss is proportional more visible on face.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Chiggers: Trombiculidae (also called berry bugs, harvest mites, red bugs, scrub-itch mites and aoutas) are a family of mites.
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Loose weight: exercise and Tylenol (acetaminophen)
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Unable to say : a home pregnancy test and follow up would be needed if the discharge persists you need to see a doctor
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Ignore: An abscess is a tender mass surrounded by a pink to deep red color with a soft middle full of pus.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Auto Immune Disorder: could be Lupus or other disease based on symptoms needs to see MD
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Low sugar : If its a small dosage then its nothing to worry about but a large dosage can bring his sugar down very quicklly quick and cause him to be hypoglycemic... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Not normal : Need adrenocortical evaluation by endocrinologist.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
No : It would be of no help.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Vitamin E : break a capsule of vitamin E and rub the liquid on the stretch marks
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Here is the list: The foods that trigger acid reflux can vary from person to person, but certain items tend to be common culprits. These include fatty foods; fried food... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Ignore: Tell the doc the size shape color and location of the abscess and if you have fever chills & sweats.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
No nutrients are los: No nutrients are lost by masterbation.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Blood clot : this could be a serious condition seek medical help immediately
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Gall bladder pain: could be acute cholecystitis Acute cholecystitis is a sudden swelling and irritation of the gallbladder. It causes severe belly pain.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Yes : yes this is serious need to seek immediate medical help
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Probably normal : you can get an over the counter pregnancy test in 4 to 6 wks just to be sure
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Need to see Dr: this could be a sing of miscarriage or it could be just spotting
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Need to see doc : you can bleach them or have your doctor prescribe a whitening bleaching cream
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Irritable bowel synd: irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder that affects your large intestine (colon). Irritable bowel syndrome commonly causes cramping, ab... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Its Depot Provera (medroxyprogesterone): any Doctor or a nurse at the health dept can administer the shot
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Yes : you may but if you are taking cipro (ciprofloxacin) that would cover for the sinus infection as well
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Yes: you may take them together
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Bartholins gland: The Bartholin's glands are two small organs under the skin in a woman's genital area. They are on either side of the folds of skin (labia) that surr... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Cholecystitis : Gall stones or pancreatitis.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Ignore: The best way to deal with an abscess is to keep it clean warm soak and antibiotics as prescribed.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Auto Immune disease : Auto immune disease or mixed connective disease lupus is most common a kind of arthritis needs to be ruled out.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Cough: it is beneficial in most cases for a child to have a cough as it helps clear the bug and is part of the body,s response to fight the bug If it persis... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Difficult to assess: difficult to answer need more information A home pregnancy test would give a clue
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Yes : It affects body building in a good way increases your nocturnal testosterone level so essentially you are fine keep on dreaming
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Ignore: With a surrogate pregnancy, the surrogate must fully understand the concept of the surrogacy.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Syncope : Needs cardiac evaluation once cleared could be anxiety.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
OCP : oral contraceptives which are female hormones can thin your bleeding
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
The methods below: Tips for Acne 1. do not use soaps or face washes 2. use oatmeal to wash your face 3. put honey on the face at night before going to sleep 4. Ask y... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
irritation: irritation blood coming from irritation of nose and throat
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Walking boot : is a good way to heal that fracture you need to Rest drink milk and repeat the x ray in 8 wks the 5th metatarsal fracture is difficult to heal in gen... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Nope: Masturbation has nothing to do with urination you may want to get a urine check to make sure your UTI has resolved
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Poison ivy /oak: poision ivy/oak Poison ivy treatments are usually limited to self-care methods like calamine lotion , and the rash typically goes away on its ow... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
No specific reason: No reason It's hard to say what's normal, as every woman has a cycle that is unique to her. A normal menstrual cycle could be as short as 22 days or ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Yes : its normal with regards to ovulation you're fertile about five days before you ovulate. Ovulation usually occurs between 12 and 14 days before yo... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Same as that of prev: the symptoms are same as what you experienced in your previous 6 pregnancies
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Ignore: Drinking plenty of fluids and high fibre diet will ensure you to be free from constipation.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Seasonal Allergies : Continuous allegy symptoms would give you chronic fatigue and illness.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Yes : you should be fine unless you are highly allergic to poison ivy In that case you either need to seek medical help or monitor closely

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Shaikh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Shaikh is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Is pentesa stronger than remicade or equal ? What is more effective?
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Thanks for your quick reply! Meds started 6/26 but I don't take them & it was before the meds start
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you very much. Yeah, I should exercise a lot.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Karachi, Dow Medical College, Pakistan
Graduated 1990MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS HOSPITAL
Completed 1997

Awards

Top Doctor, First Place, Lexington Region - Summer
2014
Top General Internist, First Place, Kentucky - Summer
2014
Most Influential Doctor, Second Place, Lexington Region - Summer
2014
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