Dr. Nadeem Shaikh

Internal Medicine
campton , KY
33 years experience male

Locations

United clinics of Kentucky

campton , KY

Address

239 Mountain parkway spur , campton , KY, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 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
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: Varicocele can reoccur.
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A female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Probably not : a home pregnancy test would give an answer
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A female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes : I would recommend repeating the test at 6 m and 12 m post exposure
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Ignore: Drinking plenty of fluids and high fibre diet will ensure you to be free from constipation.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes and no: depending on the scar , body type and healing
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes : when u shower let the water flow in your ears to clean the way and you can use a salt water netti pot to clean your nose
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
It can : depending on the pill.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: need to treat with an Anti fungal vaginal cream like Monistat or a pill called Diflucan (fluconazole) or Fluconazole
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Vaginits : yeast infection Vs Trichomoniasis Vs Bacterial infection Vs Chlamydia ? what were u treated for ? To prevent yeast infections, you should: Wear ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Nope : its poop get a stool softener or a laxative
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Picture: get a pic of the lesion It can be something serious or something benign
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Seasonal Allergies : Continuous allegy symptoms would give you chronic fatigue and illness.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Other options : Include pentesa , steroids and other meds.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Same as that of prev: the symptoms are same as what you experienced in your previous 6 pregnancies
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Dont be worried: Echogenic intracardiac focus (EIF) is a relatively common sonographic observation that may be present on an antenatal ultrasound scan.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: the first time can be a painful experience with some bleeding you can run a pregnancy test in 2 wks just to be sure
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Need to see Dr: this could be a sing of miscarriage or it could be just spotting
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Probably normal : you can get an over the counter pregnancy test in 4 to 6 wks just to be sure
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
No nutrients are los: No nutrients are lost by masterbation.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Its Depot Provera (medroxyprogesterone): any Doctor or a nurse at the health dept can administer the shot
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A 73-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Skin growth : need to see dr could be basal cell cancer of the skin or just infection
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Vitamin E : break a capsule of vitamin E and rub the liquid on the stretch marks
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
No : It would be of no help.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Ignore: An abscess is a tender mass surrounded by a pink to deep red color with a soft middle full of pus.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes : you may but if you are taking cipro (ciprofloxacin) that would cover for the sinus infection as well
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Bruises are normal: if there is swelling or pain then worry about a blood clot
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes : yes this is serious need to seek immediate medical help
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Chiggers: Trombiculidae (also called berry bugs, harvest mites, red bugs, scrub-itch mites and aoutas) are a family of mites.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Excercise : Wt loss and fat loss is proportional more visible on face.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Not normal : Need adrenocortical evaluation by endocrinologist.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Ignore: Tell the doc the size shape color and location of the abscess and if you have fever chills & sweats.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
There is a risk: of miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy please consult your OB
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Auto Immune Disorder: could be Lupus or other disease based on symptoms needs to see MD
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Loose weight: exercise and Tylenol (acetaminophen)
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Blood clot : this could be a serious condition seek medical help immediately
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Need to see doc : you can bleach them or have your doctor prescribe a whitening bleaching cream
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Nope : go back to your normal regular does and have your doctor check your TSH ( thyroid test in 6 wks )
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Yes: you may take them together
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Difficult to assess: difficult to answer need more information A home pregnancy test would give a clue
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadeem Shaikh
Internal Medicine 33 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
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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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