Dr. Sheldon R. Lewis MD is a male internist in Highland, IN with over 23 years of experience. His CareDash rating is 5.0 out of 5 by 3 patients, and he has 3 reviews. Dr. Lewis is affiliated with Highland Medical Center PC in Highland, as well as Community Hospital in Munster. He received $2,040 in payments from medical companies between 2014 and 2016, which is more than 80% of Internists and more than 80% of providers nationally. Dr. Lewis graduated from Howard University College of Medicine in 1995. He is licensed to practice by the state board in Indiana (01049668A).

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July 10, 2017


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1 Review

Hammond, IN

Dr. Sheldon Lewis is a lifesaver and the only one I trust to see my family

My husband, father, mother, brother, mother-in-law and myself see Dr. Lewis. Dr Lewis has never been wrong with diagnosis. He is the reason my mother-in-laws 3 separate cancers were found early enough. 2 of which did not need chemo or radiation.

July 20, 2017

Amid hall

1 Review

Hammond, IN

Dr.lewis is a great dr.

I've been a patient of dr lewis for 5 yrs now . He genuinely seems to care about his patients.

July 27, 2017

Sue smith

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1 Review

Hammond, IN

Dr Lewis is the best

Been with him for 6 yes now great Dr.

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About Dr. Lewis

Education and Training

Dr. Sheldon R. Lewis MD graduated from Howard University College of Medicine in 1995.

Basic Information

Full Name: Sheldon R. Lewis

Gender: Male

Years of Experience: 23+

License Number: 01049668A - Issued by the state board in Indiana

NPI: 1366448748

Practice and Hospital Affiliations

Affiliated Hospitals

1. Community Hospital -- Munster, IN

2. Franciscan Health Munster -- Munster, IN

3. Franciscan Health Hammond -- Hammond, IN

4. St. Catherine Hospital Inc. -- East Chicago, IN

Affiliated Practices


Office Information

9006 Indianapolis Boulevard

Highland, IN 46322

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List of Procedures Dr. Sheldon R. Lewis MD Performs:

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Payments Received from Medical Companies

What are Payments Received?

Total Payments Received Between 2014 and 2016:

Many providers have received payments from medical companies ranging from small amounts in the form of food at conferences to large payments for consulting or royalties. Some providers have received payments for specific drugs. These payments are not necessarily cause for concern, but we encourage you to speak with your provider if they do raise any questions or issues.

This graph represents payments Dr. Lewis received relative to the average payment received by internists.

Dr. Lewis received more money than a majority (69%) of internists. See the breakdown of payments by category.

Providers receive payments in various different categories, from travel and lodging or food and beverages at conferences to fees for promotional speaking or consulting engagements. Some providers receive payments from royalties or licenses, usually from having helped develop a product or drug.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Lewis has received by specific category of payment. See the breakdown of payments by company.

Providers receive payments from specific medical companies, sometimes for specific drugs. If you have any questions or concerns about the specific company or drug payments your provider has received, we encourage you to speak with your provider directly.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Lewis has received from specific medical companies, including payments for drugs and medical products.

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