About Ajaz A. Sheikh, M.D.

Dr. Sheikh is a graduate of the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. After graduation Dr. Sheikh achieved his three-year residency in pediatrics at St. John Hospital and Medical center in Detroit, Michigan. For the next four (4) years Dr. Sheikh completed two fellowships at the University of Louisville; Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology as well as Mount Sinai Medical Center; Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Liver Diseases & Nutrition along with Pediatric Gastroenterology and Liver Transplantation.

Ajaz A. Sheikh, M.D.

Dr. Sheikh has been published numerous times in select medical journals. He has also been invited to lecture on the topic of pediatric gastroenterology to pediatric residents and medical students alike. Dr. Sheikh also holds an Associate Professorships at West Virginia Medical School and East Carolina Medical School.

Dr. Sheikh has been a Las Vegas resident since 2005 when he founded Advanced Adolescent Pediatric Gastroenterology. He currently has privileges at Mountain View Hospital, Summerlin Hospital, and Spring Valley Hospital.

Dr. Sheikh believes that his personalized and gentle approach to caring for your child’s gastrointestinal needs distinguishes his practice from others.

Publications by Dr. Ajaz A. Sheikh:

Piazza T, Sheikh AA, Duanes M: Efficacy of Survanta on preterm infant with hyaline membrane disease. St. John Hospital Journal, 1992s

Sheikh AA, Sawaf H, Sarnia I: Efficacy of intermediate dose of methotrexate (IDM) intensification in childhood, Non-T, Non-B acute lymphocytic leukemia. St. John Hospital Journal, 1993

Sheikh AA, Stephen TC, Younoszai MK, Massey MP: Prolonged monitoring of gastric pH in infants and children. American Federal for Clinical Research, Southern Section, March 1994

Polocano B, Sheikh AA: Case Report, Epstein-Ban virus infection, a rare cause of autoimmune hepatitis. Submitted to Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition2001.

Ajaz Sheikh, M.D., Primary sees patients at Summerlin Hospital, Spring Valley Hospital and University Medical Center Hospital. He sees his outpatients at his Summerlin office.

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