- Sports Medicine
- PRP Treatment
- Non-Operative Care of Sports-Related Injuries & Fractures
Dr. Sharma specializes in non-surgical orthopedics and sports medicine with a special interest in tendon management. He graduated medical school at Meerut University/Santosh Medical College in India and went on to do a clinical research fellowship at Northwestern University. He completed a family and community medicine residency at Southern Illinois University where he was able to gain valuable sports medicine experience by working with the Southern Illinois Minors, the SIU Salukis, John A. Logan Community College, and various high schools in Southern Illinois. He then did his primary care sports medicine fellowship in Columbus, OH where he treated athletes including the Columbus Blue Jackets, Ohio University, Denison University, the AVP tour, WWE, and various high schools.
Dr. Sharma has the expertise in utilizing musculoskeletal ultrasound for therapeutic and diagnostic intervention and performs procedures such as Platelet Rich Plasma injection and Percutaneous Needle Tenotomy. Dr. Sharma is currently working with various mixed martial arts organizations in central Illinois, and is a team physician of the University of Illinois at Springfield as well as various high schools in the community.