Bhiken Ishwarlal Naik

Bhiken Ishwarlal Naik, MD

Division:
Critical Care
Department:
Anesthesiology
Call 434.924.2283
Primary Location:

PO Box 800710

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Directions
Phone:
434.924.2283
Fax:
434.982.0019
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Anesthesiology; Critical Care
About
Title:
Associate Professor
Biography

Bhiken Naik, MD, is an anesthesiologist who specializes in neuro-anesthesia and neurocritical care. He takes care of patients in the operating room who are undergoing brain and spine surgery, and manages patients with neurologically related diseases in the intensive care unit. His research focuses on perioperative care related to major spine surgery and the risk associated with chronic opioid dependence after surgery. 

Dr. Naik was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and completed medical school at the University of Witwatersrand. He completed his residency in anesthesiology and fellowship in critical care at the University of Florida. Following his training, he joined UVA in 2010.

Outside of work, Dr. Naik enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter and dog. His hobbies include gardening and watching and playing soccer. 

Awards
  • 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America® List
Education
Primary:
University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa 1999
Residency:
University of Florida
Fellowships:
University of Florida