Dr. Shaikh was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. He received his undergraduate training in Biology and Psychology at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Afterwards, he moved on to the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. Upon successful completion of dental school, Dr. Shaikh obtained his initial training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery through and internship at West Virginia University. Dr. Shaikh then completed a 4 year residency in OMS at West Virginia University.
Following his residency, Dr. Shaikh traveled to St. Louis to complete a year long full scope OMS Fellowship at Mercy Medical Center. Upon completion of the fellowship he returned to Cleveland where he taught Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Metro Health in affiliation with Case Western’s residency training.
He returned to St. Louis in 2015, where he has been in private practice since. Dr. Shaikh is licensed to practice Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Missouri and is on staff at Mercy Medical Center, and St. Anthony’s Medical Center.
Active Staff Privileges: Mercy Medical Center & St. Anthony’s Medical Center
In his downtime Dr. Shaikh enjoys lifting weights, boxing, traveling, riding his motorcycle, and cheering on his home town team the Toronto Maple Leafs.