Dr. Arun Sharma, MD

Psychiatry •  Male • Age 66
  
Dr. Sharma
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

CHI Health

7101 Newport Ave Ste 301 Omaha, NE 68152

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(402) 572-2916

Dr. Arun Sharma, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Omaha, NE. Dr. Sharma has more experience with Psychotic Disorders and General Mental Health than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Chi Health Immanuel and Nebraska Spine Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sharma to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sharma

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sharma treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sharma treats other conditions, please contact the office at (402) 572-2916.

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Dr. Sharma typically treats 91% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
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General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

Dr. Sharma typically treats 73% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

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Major Depressive Disorder
Psychiatric Diseases
Bipolar Disorder
Anxiety
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Dr. Sharma's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Sharma accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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Dr. Sharma's Reviews

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A wonderful doctor and human being. Caring thorough and effective.
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Anne Lewis – Jun 06, 2020
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I was admitted to Immanuel Hosp. about 6 yrs. ago. Dr. Sharma was assigneded to me, I was diagnosed with Bipolar disorder in 1993 So I have had several different Psychiatrist thru the years. I had found a fantastic Psychiatrist in 2003 but I had a setback with family issues, which ended up throwing into a bipolar episode, which led me to Immanuel, Dr. Sharma was fantastic! Like others have said, he listens to everything you say and figures out the best treatment that will help you get back on track. The first day I met Dr. Sharma I told him I was bipolar And he said: " No you are not bipolar, You have bipolar disorder!" The first time any doctor said it that way to me. He made me realize that my disease didn't have to consume my life.
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Judith – Jun 09, 2019
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Dr. Dharma is very compassionate and listens to what you have to say. He does not give meaningless platitudes. He takes his time and does not rush me or make me feel as though I’m taking up too much of his time. He is not only an exceptional doctor, but a friend.
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Kathleen in Omaha, NE – Dec 01, 2018
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Dr. Sharma is very knowledgeable, respectful, compassionate, and professional. I value and trust his clinical judgment. He is very evidenced based in his practice. I feel included in the decisions made about my care.
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Jaclyn in NE – Aug 13, 2018
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Very kind and helpful I would recommend him to anyone I am an RN with lots of experience with many doctors!
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Patricia Friend in Omaha, NE – Apr 16, 2017
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Dr. Sharma is a great doctor! He is very intuitive to my medical condition & steps to help me. He is very skilled at explaining medication & medical procedures that help me. I was at the lowest of my lows when I was recommended to make an appointment w/ Dr Sharma after I had spent years with other psychiatric doctors with no positive results. Dr Sharma helped SO MUCH!!!!
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Care Philosophy

Health care is changing, and CHI Health promises to change it for the better. In fact, we started embracing new ways to keep you well more than 10 years...Read more

Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Awards

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Locations

CHI Health

Alegent Creighton Psychiatry Immanuel7101 Newport Ave Ste 301 Omaha, NE 68152
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Chi Health Immanuel

Omaha, NE

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Nebraska Spine Hospital

Omaha, NE

87% Patient experience rating, 18% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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