Personal Details
Doctor Name Dr. Sheikh Faheem, MD
Primary Specialty Neuro-ophthalmology
Subspecialty Neuro-Ophthalmology

Initial Consultation: $
Follow-up Patient Fee: $

Detailed Profile

Residency:
University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Fellowship:
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL

Certifications:
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

Conditions Treated

  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Optic nerve disease
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disease (NMOSD)
  • Unexplained Vision Loss
  • Diplopia
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Myasthenia Gravis

Biography
Dr. Faheem, Sheikh specializes in Neuro-Ophthalmology and interested in optic nerve disorders – in particular related to optic nerve inflammation and brain tumor – cranial nerve disorders, ocular stroke, ocular myasthenia, thyroid eye disease headaches and vision loss of unknown etiology. He is board certified in American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). Dr. Faheem did his medical degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore. He completed his Neurology residency from University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics and Neuro-Ophthalmology fellowship from Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Florida. He has teaching appointment with Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana as Assistant professor and is involved in academic activities with the University. Dr. Faheem is passionate about all pathologies related to Neuro-Ophthalmology. He is fluent in English, Urdu and Hindi.