Dr. Sharma did his undergraduate studies at University of Maryland Baltimore County where he majored in Information Systems, B.S. During that time period, he did extensive research and published in different gene patterns in benign and malignant breast cancer tumors. After that he attended Medical University of the Americas, where he graduated with honors. He then completed his Internal Medicine residency here at Ochsner Medical Center (2009-2012). In 2013 he served as Chief Medical Resident. For the past year, he has been serving as a Hospitalist at Ochsner, primarily working in the observation unit.