Internal Medicine/Gastronenterology and Hepatology

 

Muhammad Y. Sheikh, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF

Professor of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, UCSF

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Medical School: Dow Medical College
  Residency: Indiana University
  Fellowships: Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology, University of Louisville Hospital & Jewish Hospital, Louisville, Kentucky
Clinical Nutrition, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  Board Certified:

Internal Medicine

Gastroenterology

Physician Nutrition Specialist

  Awards and Recognition:

Recipient ofLaureate Award-2012 “ from American College of Physicians, Northern California Chapter.

  Publications (since 2009):  

Rodriguez-Torres M, Jeffers LJ, Sheikh MY, Rossaro L, Ankoma-Sey V, Hamzeh FM, Martin P. Peginterferon alfa-2a and ribavirin in Latino and non-Latino whites with hepatitis C. N Engl J Med. 2009; 360:257-67.


Sheikh MY, Javed U, Singh J, Choudhury J, Deen O, Dhah K, Peterson MW. Bedside sublingual video imaging of microcirculation in assessing bacterial infection in cirrhosis. Dig Dis Sci. 2009; 54: 2706-11.


Bass NM, Mullen KD, Sanyal A, Poordad F, Neff G, Leevy CB, Sigal S, Sheikh MY, Beavers K, Frederick T, Teperman L, Hillebrand D, Huang S, Merchant K, Shaw A, Bortey E, Forbes WP. Rifaximin treatment in hepatic encephalopathy. N Engl J Med. 2010; 362(12):1071-81.


Sheikh MY, Mouanoutoua M, Walvick MD, Khang L, Singh J, Stoltz S, Mills PK. Prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection among Hmong immigrants in the San Joaquin Valley. J Community Health. 2011; 36(1):42-6.


Gines P. Watson H, Gerbes A, Vilstrup H, Balamenti S, Policlinico SO, {Sheikh MY}. Satavaptan for management of ascites in cirrhosis. Efficacy and safety across the spectrum of ascites severity. Gut. 2012;61:108-16.


Sheikh MY, Raoufi R, Riaz M, Atla P, Oberer C, Moffett MJ. Prevalence of Cirrhosis in Patients with Thrombocytopenia Who Receive Bone Marrow Biopsy. Accepted, Saudi J Gastroenterol, November 2011.


Sheikh MY, Atla PR, Raoufi R, Sadiq H, Sadler PC. Prevalence of Hepatitis B Infection Among Young and Unsuspecting Hmong Blood Donors in the Central California Valley. J Community Health. 2011, Jul 22. {Epub ahead of print; PMID:21785858}.


Ratziu V, Sheikh MY, Sanyal AJ, Lim JK, Conjeevaram H, Chalasani N, Abdelmalek M, Bakken A, Renou C, Palmer M, Levine RA, Bhandari BR, Cornpropst M, Liang W, King B, Mondou E, Rousseau FS, McHutchison J, Chojkier M. A Phase 2, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of GS-9450 in subjects with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Hepatology. 2012 ;55(2):419-28.


Sheikh MY, Raoufi R, Atla PR, Riaz M, Oberer C, Moffett MJ. Prevalence of cirrhosis in patients with thrombocytopenia who receive bone marrow biopsy. Saudi J Gastroenterol. 2012;18(4):257-62.


Ratziu V, Sheikh MY, Sanyal AJ, Lim JK, Conjeevaram H, Chalasani N, Abdelmalek M, Bakken A, Renou C, Palmer M, Levine RA, Bhandari BR, Cornpropst M, Liang W, King B, Mondou E, Rousseau FS, McHutchison J, Chojkier M. A Phase 2, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of GS-9450 in Subjects With Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis. Hepatology. 2012;55(2):419-28.


Sheikh MY, Atla PR, Raoufi R, Sadiq H, Sadler PC. Prevalence of hepatitis B infection among young and unsuspecting Hmong blood donors in the Central California Valley. J Community Health. 2012 ;37(1):181-5

Harrison SA, Hamzeh FM, Han J, Pandya PK, Sheikh MY, Vierling JM. Chronic Hepatitis C Genotype 1 Patients With Insulin Resistance Treated With Pioglitazone and Peginterferon Alfa-2a Plus Ribavirin. Accepted in Hepatology, January 2011.


Sheikh MY, Atla PR, Ameer A, Sadiq H, Sadler PC. Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B and C Infections among Healthy Volunteer Blood Donors in the Central California Valley. Gut Liver. 2013;7(1):66-73.


Sheikh MY, Javed U, Singh J, Choudhury J, Deen O, Dhah K, Peterson MW. Bedside sublingual video imaging of microcirculation in assessing bacterial infection in cirrhosis. Dig Dis Sci. 2009; 54(12):2706-11


Rodriguez-Torres M, Jeffers LJ, Sheikh MY, Rossaro L, Ankoma-Sey V, Hamzeh FM, Martin P; Latino Study Group. Peginterferonalfa-2a and ribavirin in Latino and non-Latino whites with hepatitis C. N Engl J Med. 2009; 360 (3):257-67


Bass NM, Mullen KD, Sanyal A, Poordad F, Neff G, Leevy CB, Sigal S, Sheikh MY, Beavers K, Frederick T, Teperman L, Hillebrand D, Huang S, Merchant K, Shaw A, Bortey E, Forbes WP. Rifaximintreatment in hepatic encephalopathy. N Engl J Med. 2010; 362(12):1071-81.


Sheikh MY, Mouanoutoua M, Walvick MD, Khang L, Singh J, Stoltz S, Mills PK. Prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection among Hmong immigrants in the San Joaquin Valley. J Community Health. 2011; 36(1):42-6.


Ratziu V, Sheikh MY, Sanyal AJ, Lim JK, Conjeevaram H, Chalasani N, Abdelmalek M, Bakken A, Renou C, Palmer M, Levine RA, Bhandari BR, Cornpropst M, Liang W, King B, Mondou E, Rousseau FS, McHutchison J, Chojkier M.  A phase 2, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of GS-9450 in subjects with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Hepatology. 2012; 55(2):419-28.

 

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