Mohd Raashid Sheikh

Associate Professor Of Clinical Surgery

Director, Hepatobiliary Surgery, LAC+USC Medical Center

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M. Raashid Sheikh, MD, MHA, FACS received his Doctorate of Medicine from University of Kashmir, India. He completed his residency in general surgery at the University of Illinois, Chicago, and received his fellowship training in Hepatobiliary Surgery and Transplantation from University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA and Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic surgery and Robotic Surgery from Methodist Medical Center, Dallas, TX.

A board certified surgeon, Dr. Sheikh is a member of several associations including the American College of Surgeons, Americas Hepatopancreatobiliary Association, Society of Surgical Oncology and Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.

Dr. Sheikh’s clinical expertise includes treating benign and malignant diseases of the liver, bile ducts, gallbladder, duodenum, pancreas and spleen with a focus in robotic approach.


  • Orange County Medical Association: Physicians of Excellence, 2024
  • Orange County Medical Association: Physicians of Excellence, 2023


  • Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Surgical Care and Outcomes for Hepatobiliary Malignancies Am Surg. 2024 Apr; 90(4):829-839. . View in PubMed
  • A Preliminary Controlled Trial of Endoscopic Ultrasound-guided Fiducial Markers to Guide Pancreas Surgery J Clin Gastroenterol. 2023 Dec 19. . View in PubMed
  • Measuring success in hepatectomy Transl Cancer Res. 2023 Jul 31; 12(7):1652-1655. . View in PubMed
  • Giant Porta Hepatis Cystic Lymphangioma Mimicking an Intra-Abdominal Abscess J Gastrointest Surg. 2023 11; 27(11):2698-2700. . View in PubMed
  • Hospitalization Costs and Outcomes of Open, Laparoscopic, and Robotic Liver Resections Am Surg. 2022 Sep; 88(9):2331-2337. . View in PubMed
  • Telemedicine Experience of General Surgery Trainees: Impact on Patient Care and Education Am Surg. 2022 Aug; 88(8):2017-2023. . View in PubMed
  • Assessing the perioperative complications and outcomes of robotic pancreaticoduodenectomy using the National Cancer Database: is it ready for prime time? J Robot Surg. 2022 Jun; 16(3):687-694.. View in PubMed
  • Comprehensive analysis of laparoscopic, robotic, and open hepatectomy outcomes using the nationwide readmissions database J Robot Surg. 2022 Apr; 16(2):401-407. . View in PubMed
  • Arterio-Biliary Fistula: a Rare Cause of Hemobilia J Gastrointest Surg. 2022 06; 26(6):1338-1339. . View in PubMed
  • Treatment and outcomes of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with Sickle cell disease: a population-based study in the US. HPB (Oxford). 2022 02; 24(2):234-243. . View in PubMed
  • Bouveret’s Syndrome J Gastrointest Surg. 2022 01; 26(1):258-260. . View in PubMed
  • Hodgkin lymphoma masquerading as perforated gallbladder adenocarcinoma: A case report World J Gastrointest Surg. 2021 Oct 27; 13(10):1279-1284. . View in PubMed
  • Review of Oncology and Transplant Literature for the Management of Hepatic and Pancreatic Resections in Jehovah’s Witnesses Cancer Med J. 2021 Apr 01; 4(1):16-26. . View in PubMed
  • Effect of COVID-19 on Surgical Training Across the United States: A National Survey of General Surgery Residents J Surg Educ. 2021 Mar-Apr; 78(2):431-439. . View in PubMed
  • Hepatectomy for Breast Cancer Metastasis and Sarcoma are more likely to have Adverse Outcomes than Hepatectomy for Primary Hepatocellular Cancer or for Colorectal Metastasis Cancer Med J. 2020 Nov; 3(Suppl 1):6-12. . View in PubMed
  • A Potential Role for Robotic Cholecystectomy in Patients with Advanced Liver Disease: Analysis of the NSQIP Database Am Surg. 2020 Apr 01; 86(4):341-345. . View in PubMed
  • Benign multi-cystic peritoneal mesothelioma of the porta hepatis Int J Surg Case Rep. 2020; 74:218-221. . View in PubMed
  • Perioperative management of endocrine insufficiency after total pancreatectomy for neoplasia Langenbecks Arch Surg. 2017 Sep; 402(6):873-883. . View in PubMed
  • T2 Gallbladder Cancer-Aggressive Therapy Is Warranted Am Surg. 2016 Jun; 82(6):518-21. . View in PubMed
  • Duodenal Neuroendocrine Tumors: Location Matters! Am Surg 2016 May; 82(5):386-9. . View in PubMed
  • Attributes of Candidates Passing the ABS Certifying Examination on the First Attempt-Program Directors? Perspective. J Surg Educ. 2016 Mar-Apr; 73(2):238-44.. View in PubMed
  • Perception of training in hepatopancreatobiliary surgery among general surgery residents in the Americas HPB (Oxford). 2016 12; 18(12):1039-1045. . View in PubMed
  • Outcomes after liver transplantation in patients achieving a model for end-stage liver disease score of 40 or higher Transplantation. 2013 Feb 15; 95(3):507-12. . View in PubMed
  • Novel knot tying technique for robot-assisted surgery Can J Urol. 2012 Aug; 19(4):6401-3. . View in PubMed