Krishn M. Sharma, M.D.
Dr. Sharma joins BSSNY after being in practice in New York and Connecticut for 10+ years. 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. Stereotactic imaging improves the accuracy of spinal instrumentation, leading to safer surgery with decreased neurological complications.
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 Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Sharma received his medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York, and trained at Union Memorial Hospital, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Shock Trauma Center at 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 Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. He holds an academic appointment at New York Medical College as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery.
For more information about Dr. Sharma, please visit www.spinaldoctor.com