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Imran Sheikh, MD

Gastroenterology
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Imran Sheikh, MD joined Digestive Diseases Group after completing an advanced fellowship in therapeutic endoscopy at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While there, he trained in cutting edge techniques that offer minimally invasive options for patients seeking alternatives to traditional surgery. He was also responsible for training and mentoring senior gastroenterology fellows from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Sheikh has received multiple awards in research and clinical medicine. He is particularly honored to have received the Veterans Affairs Medical Center STAR award- where he was recognized for providing excellent care to a United States Veteran and their family members at the VA hospital in Memphis, TN. Dr. Sheikh's research has been published in multiple peer reviewed journals, and he is widely noted for authoring the book chapter on Quality in Endoscopy. His clinical interests include gastroenterology, hepatology and advanced therapeutic endoscopy. He has particular interests in high quality colorectal cancer screening and surveillance, endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) of complex polyps, management of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), screening and treatment of Barrett's Esophagus, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), EUS guided fine needle aspiration (FNA), enteral stent placement, complex stricture dilation, management of gastrointestinal bleeding, and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube placement. He began his pre-medical training at Harvard University. He then attended medical school at St. George's University, and later went on to complete his internship and residency at Case Western Reserve University at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed his fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee, followed by an advanced fellowship in therapeutic endoscopy at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After living on four continents, Dr Sheikh and his family are thrilled to call the DFW area home.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital - Plano
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: St. George's University School Of Medicine, Grenada (2009)
  • Education: St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenad (2009)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Case Western Reserve Univ (2012)
  • Fellowship: Gastroenterology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2015)
  • Fellowship: Gastroenterology, Fox Chase Cancer Center (2016)
Certifications
  • Gastroenterology - American Board of Internal Med/Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Med
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Imran Sheikh, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(89)
Overall: 4.8*
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Apr 3, 2020
He's very thoughtful and never makes me feel like I've asked him a stupid question. All around very awesome Dr. I would recommend him to anyone that ask me. Great beside manners
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Apr 3, 2020
all I can say is they are excellent!
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Mar 23, 2020
They were absolutely amazing!!!
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Mar 20, 2020
Very personable. Listened intently to my concerns and did not make me feel rushed by rushing through his answers to the questions I had about my health and the procedure we discussed
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Mar 19, 2020
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Mar 16, 2020
very good
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Mar 16, 2020
Very professional, spoke on a very understandable level.
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Mar 14, 2020
everyone is always so friendly and helpful.
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Mar 13, 2020
Showed real concern for my condition.
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Mar 6, 2020
Explains and takes time to listen
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Mar 4, 2020
I am very impressed by the level of concern that both Dr. Sheik and the nurse provided for me and my gastro problems.
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Mar 3, 2020
I had a great experience. I felt comfortable enough to be truly transparent with Dr. Sheikh about my symptoms and how I was feeling. The information he provided was both informative and helpful.
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Jan 30, 2020
Excellent staff and Doctor. Tests run and Colonoscopy scheduled.
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Jan 28, 2020
no-one is perfect, but Dr. Sheikh is very close!
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Jan 28, 2020
We enjoy coming to this provider, he is very caring.
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Jan 16, 2020
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