Before joining BSSNY, Dr. Krishn Sharma was in practice in New York and Connecticut for over a decade.
Dr. Sharma received his medical degree from New York Medical College and trained at Union Memorial Hospital, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD. He served as chief resident of Orthopedic Surgery at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland; and completed his Scoliosis and Spinal Surgery fellowship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City before entering private practice.
Dr. Sharma is published in numerous scientific journals, has been invited to present at national and international medical conferences, and is a member of the Scoliosis Research Society, North American Spine Society, and American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery.
He is an expert in spinal deformity and complex reconstructive spine surgery for children, teens, and adults. He has broad experience in degenerative conditions including herniated discs and spinal stenosis. Dr. Sharma’s expertise includes tumor surgery as well as the treatment of trauma-caused fractures. He practices state-of-the-art surgical techniques, including minimally invasive, image-guided (stereotactic), motion sparing and disc replacement surgery.
Dr. Sharma is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery. He holds an academic appointment at New York Medical College as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery.
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