Dr. Steven Paul Shikiar M.D. is a top Doctor in Englewood, NJ.With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Steven Paul Shikiar M.D. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better.Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Steven Paul Shikiar M.D. is a prime example of a true leader in health care.As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Steven Paul Shikiar M.D. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients.In Englewood, NJ, Dr. Steven Paul Shikiar M.D. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Education and Training
Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Yeshiva University 1988
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
- Umbilical Hernia
- Inguinal Hernia
- Ny Medical College, General Surgery
- New York Medical College (Metropolitan) Program
Dr. Steven Paul Shikiar M.D.'s Practice location
Dr. Steven Paul Shikiar M.D.'s reviewsWrite Review
Patient Experience with Dr. Shikiar
Get to know General & Laparoscopic Surgeon Dr. Steven P. Shikiar, who serves patients in Englewood, New Jersey.
Dr. Steven P. Shikiar was born in New York City and raised in upstate New York. He received his undergraduate education at Brandeis University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude in 1984.
He attended medical school at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and received his medical degree in 1988.
Following five years of surgical residency training at New York Medical College, Westchester County Medical Center, he started General Surgery Practice of Northern New Jersey, PC.
He currently holds full admitting and operating privileges at Holy Name Medical Center, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, Palisades Palisades Medical Center, Hudson Regional Hospital and New Bridge Medical Center.
Dr. Shikiar received his board certification in 1994 and became a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in 1998. He maintains offices in Englewood and West New York, New Jersey.
Though Dr. Shikiar has comprehensive training in all aspects of General Surgery, he has a special interest in the application of minimally invasive techniques in the provision of surgical care.
To this end he trains continuously in the most recent innovations to apply these minimally invasive alternatives to the treatment of the most common surgical problems.
Dr. Shikiar was the President of the Hudson County Medical Society for 2004 – 2005 and served on the Board of Trustees of the Medical Society of New Jersey.
Dr. Shikiar currently serves on the Delegation to the AMA from the Medical Society of New Jersey and is the Assistant Program Director for the Department of Surgery, Hackensack/Meridian UMC at Palisades Medical Center
- Recovering From Hernia Surgery
There are various types of Hernia and depending on which type you have been affected by, recovery from surgery is dependent on that, among other factors.For hernias, the usual treatment option that most patients go through is a conventional hernia repair surgery which is known as a herniorrhaphy....
- What Are the Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infections?
Urinary tract infection, or UTI, is the infection of any part of the urinary tract, including kidneys, urinary bladder, urethra, and ureters (tubes connecting the kidneys to the bladder). The most common among them is the infection of bladder, which when treated immediately, can prevent infection of...
- Movement Disorder in Parkinson's May Be Due to Brain's Rewiring
Parkinson’s is among the most common neurodegenerative and movement disorders that touches the lives of approximately 1% of the population over the age of 60. It is more common among men than women, which suggests apart from genetics, hormonal and environmental factors may play a role. Although...
- What Is Pyrexia: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Introduction Pyrexia is the medical term for fever, in which the human body temperature rises above the average normal (37 degrees Celsius or 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit). Pyrexia is one of the most common symptoms of numerous medical conditions.There are multiple factors can affect the normal body...
- Anemia Symptoms
What is anemia?Anemia occurs when there are low levels of red blood cells (RBCs) in the body. Red blood cells are the ones that carry oxygen all over the body. So when a person's RBC count is lower than normal, it means that there is not enough oxygen in the blood, causing symptoms of anemia, such...
- Questions You Should Be Asking Your Doctor
IntroductionAlthough doctors have the best intentions, it does not always mean that they will perfectly recognize their patient’s greatest need. For this reason, patients also need to take an active role when it comes to communicating with their doctor.One of the best ways to make sure that...
- Dr. Chandrakant M. Patel M.D.25 Rockwood Place Englewood New Jersey 07631
- Dr. Ziv Harish MD200 ENGLE ST ENGLEWOOD NJ 07631
- Dr. Francis A. Forte M.D.25 Rockwood Pl Englewood NJ 07631
- Dr. Steven Marc Elias MD350 ENGLE ST ENGLEWOOD NJ 07631
- Dr. Herbert S Feinberg M.D.363 Grand Ave Englewood NJ 07631
- Dr. Andrei Rebarber M.D.190 Walnut St Englewood NJ 07631