Yevgeniy Sheyn, MD, MPH, FACR, RhMSUS, CCD
Dr. Sheyn has been in our practice since 2004. Dr. Sheyn originally graduated from the Russian State Medical University in 1995, Magna Cum Laude and subsequently worked in Central institute of Hematology in Moscow. He graduated from Internal Medicine residency at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in NYC, NY; and finished his fellowship in rheumatology from
the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill in 2004. He also received Master of Public Health in
Epidemiology degree from UNC School of Public Health.
While he was at UNC, he actively participated in clinical research of rheumatologic diseases. He coauthored
articles on treatment of Sjögren’s syndrome and steroid induced osteoporosis and co-wrote chapter on
cardiac involvement in rheumatologic diseases in the renowned textbook of Netter's Cardiology.
Dr. Sheyn has been particularly active in using ultrasound for diagnosis of rheumatic diseases as well as for ultrasond guided joint injections. He was amongst the first group of rheumatologists certified by the American College of Rheumatology in the use of ultrasound for the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases (RhMSUS). He is also trained to perform Xiaflex injections for nonsurgical treatment of Dupuytren's contractures.
Dr. Sheyn is board certified in rheumatology and clinical densitometry. He is a Fellow Member of the
American College of Rheumatology (FACR), and an active member of the American Medical Association,
Maryland State Medical Society, and International Society for Clinical Densitometry. Dr. Sheyn holds AMA's
Physician Recognition Award with Commendation 2007 to the present.
He is one of America’s Top Physicians by the Consumers' Research Council of America in the specialty of
rheumatology, "Top Doctor" by US News and World Report and "Top Doctor" by Castle Connolly Medical