Amjad I. Sheikh, M.D

Chief of Cardiology, Weiss Memorial Hospital
Founder and Director of Cardiac Rehab at Weiss

Amjad I. Sheikh, M.D., is Chief of Cardiology and Director of Cardiac Rehab for Weiss Memorial Hospital, and has served as past President of the Medical Staff. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology. He served as a full-time Associate Professor at the University of Chicago from 1992-2001. He is now in full time practice in Interventional and Clinical Cardiology.

Dr. Sheikh specializes in cardiovascular disease and heart failure, echocardiography, and invasive cardiology. Having founded and been involved in supervising cardiac rehab at Weiss for a number of years, Dr. Sheikh has a special interest in the role of exercise in preventive cardiology.


In the News
Amjad  Sheikh, M.D., chief of cardiology at Weiss, discusses the importance of exercising your way to a healthier heart. Read the article on Chicago Health.

Practice Location
Weiss Memorial Hospital
4646 N. Marine Dr., 8 Blum
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 564-5900


Board Certifications
Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
Nuclear Cardiology

Medical School: Lahore, Pakistan
Residency: Weiss Memorial Hospital/University of Chicago Hospitals
Fellowship: University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

Areas of Special Clinical Interest
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiovascular Disease
Heart Failure