Last month Nitin Sharma, MD FACS, joined Marion General Hospital’s
medical team as a board-certified General Surgeon.
Dr. Sharma graduated in 2001 from B.J. Medical College, University of Pune,
India, and completed his first year of residency training at St. Luke’s
Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City. His remaining years of residency
were spent at Brookdale University Hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Sharma
held the title of resident and chief resident in general surgery. He handled
a diverse case load that included technically challenging areas in general
surgery, surgical oncology, laparoscopic surgery, gastric bypass, complex
trauma cases, among many other areas. After the residency, he completed
fellowship in minimally invasive surgery at WALS/WLH, India. He also worked
for two years as a consultant in general surgery in Dubai, UAE.
Dr. Sharma then completed a fellowship in Bariatric Surgery at the Princeton
University Hospital, in Princeton, NJ, where he was trained both with
the state of the art Davinci robot and advanced laparoscopic techniques
involving bariatric surgery. Following his fellowship training, he also
worked as an attending general and bariatric surgeon in NY.
Dr. Sharma is currently seeing patients for general surgery. Please contact
Dr. Sharma’s office at 765-660- 7500 for more information.