Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSF
SpecialtyUniversity Gastroenterology & Hepatology Associates
Hepatology & General Gastroenterology
7015 N. Chestnut Avenue, Suite 101
Fresno, CA 93720
Muhammad Sheikh, M.D., is Chief of the Gastroenterology and Hepatology program at UCSF Fresno and serves as Program Director for the Gastroenterology Fellowship. He was instrumental in the creation and accreditation of a new gastroenterology division and fellowship program at UCSF Fresno.
Dr. Sheikh is board certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Clinical Nutrition. In addition, he specializes in hepatology and the management of liver diseases, liver transplant evaluation, and the nutritional support of critically ill patients. Dr. Sheikh is actively involved in clinical research as it relates to hepatitis C, fatty liver, and hepatic encephalopathy.
His fellowship training was completed at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School and the University of Louisville Hospitals.
Dr. Sheikh is listed as one of the best Gastroenterologists in the United States by Consumer Reports and is a fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP), American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) and the American Gastroenterology Association (AGA). He has been selected for "Who's Who" 2010/2011 edition as a member of North America's most accomplished Healthcare Professionals. He directs "Valley Gut Club", a highly prestigious monthly Continuing Medical Education program in the Central California.
Dr. Sheikh has published extensively in top ranking journals including: The New England Journal of Medicine and Hepatology.