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Usman Sheikh, MD, Anesthesiology, Newark, NJ

UsmanSheikhMD

Anesthesiology Newark, NJ

Regional Anesthesiology

Anesthesiologist

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Education & Training

  • Rutgers-NJMS
    Rutgers-NJMSResidency, Anesthesiology, 2015 - 2018
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Mount Sinai School of MedicineInternship, Internal Medicine, 2014 - 2015
  • American University of Antigua College of Medicine
    American University of Antigua College of MedicineClass of 2014, MD, Cum Laude
  • Rutgers-NJMS
    Rutgers-NJMSResidency, Anesthesiology

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2018 - 2022
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2015 - 2023
  • American Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Golden Apple Teaching Award Nominee Rutgers- New Jersey Medical School, 2017
  • 1st Place Judges award - Systems Based Project: Oral and poster presentation: Improving the safety of Intrathecal catheters after unintended dural puncture Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, 2016
  • 2nd Place Judges award: Poster and Oral Presentation: AMPA RECEPTOR BLOCKADE IN THE LATERAL HABENULA ATTENUATES ALCOHOL DRINKING AND DEPRESSIVE-LIKE BAHVIORS IN RATS CONSUMING ALCOHOL The New York Academy of Medicine
, 2016

Research History

  • Research Assistant: Dept. of Anesthesiology at Rutgers- NJMSAssessing the effects of Antihistamines if used along side Propofol. Experiments were fulfilled by introducing dyphenhydramine in rats through the establishment of an IV line within a rat’s vein. As the drugs were administered, LORR (loss of righting reflex) was used to analyze results.2011 - 2012

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Other Languages

  • Urdu