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photo Sharad Sharma, MD

General Internal Medicine

Clinical Instructor of Medicine


Phone: 412-232-5918

Office: UPMC Mercy
1400 Locust Street, Suite 2193
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-232-5918
Fax: 412-232-3024
Administrative Assistant:
Adam Kramer
Phone: 412-232-5918
Fax: 412-232-3024
Education and Training
MBBS, Gajra Raja Medical College (IN), 2011
CORe, Harvard Business School, 2019
Internal Medicine Residency, Einstein Medical Center (Philadelphia, PA), 2017
Research Interest
Dr. Sharma's research interests include telemedicine, economics, artificial intelligence, and finance.

Recent Presentations:

There's More to It Than Meets the Eye: A Case of Native Tricuspid Valve Endocarditis. Research Recognition Day at Einstein Medical Center, 2016 (Philadelphia, PA).

Prevalence of Autonomic Dysfunction and Its Risk Factors in Patients with Impaired Glucose Tolerance (IGT). American Diabetes Association's 72nd Scientific Session, June 2012 (Philadelphia, PA).
Clinical Interest
Dr. Sharma is a Clinical Instructor of Medicine and staff hospitalist in the Division of General Internal Medicine, Section of Hospital Medicine. He attended medical school at Gajra Raja Medical College before completing a residency in Internal Medicine at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. Before joining the University of Pittsburgh faculty in 2018, he served as a faculty at Jefferson University Hospital and as a consultant. Dr. Sharma’s clinical interests include telemedicine, artificial intelligence, and economics, and he has also conducted research in Impaired Glucose Intolerance and endocarditis. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, he also serves on several committees at UPMC Mercy.
Selected Publications:
Sahai, S, Vyas, D, Sharma, S. Impaired fasting glucose: A study of its prevalence documented at a tertiary care center of central India and its association with anthropometric variables. Journal, Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine. 2011; 12(3): 187-192.