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Rishi Sharma, MD

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Orthopedics, Sports Medicine

  • 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 Meeut Medical University 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.

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Medical: Meerut University/Santosh Medical College, Ghaziabad, U.P., India
Residency: Family Medicine and Community Medicine, Southern Illinois University Family Medicine Program, Carbondale, IL
Sports Medicine, Grant Medical Center, Columbus, OH
Board Certification: Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL
Passavant Area Hospital, Jacksonville, IL
St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
Professional: American Medical Association
Illinois State Medical Society
Sangamon County Medical Society

Springfield Clinic 1st
800 North 1st Street, 1st Floor
Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 528-7541 or (800) 444-7541

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3631 South 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 744-7529


 

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