Dr. Alikhan is accepting new patients. Request an appointment by calling his secretary at (713) 807-4516.

*With a MyChart login, established patients may send online messages, including appointment requests, to the doctor’s team or may prefer to call the secretary at (713) 807-4516.  

Future offerings for established patients:  online scheduling through “MyChart.”

Mujahed M. Alikhan, M.D.

Areas of Expertise

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)

  • Bursitis & Other Soft Tissue Diseases

  • Collagen Vascular Disease

  • Degenerative Joint Disease

  • DISH (Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hypertosis)

  • Felty’s Syndrome

  • Gout

  • Infectious Arthritis

  • Lupus

  • MCTD (Mixed Connective Tissue Disease)

  • Myositis

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Osteonecrosis (Avascular Necrosis)

  • Osteoporosis

  • PMR (polymyalgia rheumatica)

  • Pseudogout

  • Psoriatic Arthritis

  • Raynaud’s

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Sarcoidosis

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of General Medicine – University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, 2010-2012

Board Certification
Hospital AffiliationHouston Methodist Hospital
Office4th Floor
Phone(713) 807-4516
FAX(713) 578-1534

Dr. Mujahed M. Alikhan joined Medical Clinic of Houston, L.L.P. in July 2014. After completion of his medical degree, in 2009 he completed an Internal Medicine residency at The University of Connecticut, serving as Chief Medical Resident 2009-2010. He completed a Rheumatology Fellowship in 2014 serving as Chief Clinical Fellow in his last year. He also served as Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine from 2010 to 2012. Board Certified in both Rheumatology and Internal Medicine and a member of the American College of Rheumatology, he is proud to provide high quality, comprehensive, and convenient care in autoimmune disorders and arthritis.

Medical Education

University of Kentucky - LexingtonFellowship, Rheumatology

University of Connecticut Health Center - FarmingtonChief Medical Resident, Internal Medicine

University of Connecticut Health Center - FarmingtonResidency, Internal Medicine

Ross University - Portsmouth, DominicaM.D.

University of Illinois - ChicagoB.S. - Honors, Biological Sciences

Recognition and Awards

  • HealthGrades Recognized Doctor Honor Roll (2018)

  • HTown Best: The Best Rheumatologists In Houston (2023)

  • Houstonia Magazine Top Doctor: Rheumatology (2020, 2021, 2022)

  • Texas Monthly’s Texas Super Doctors®; Texas Super Doctors (2021-2023); Rising Star for (2018-2020)

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