Dr. Ashwini Sharan, MD

Dr. Ashwini Sharan, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ashwini Sharan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

909 Walnut St Fl 2

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Pennsylvania
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sharan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
more than 94% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Sharan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Boston University School of Med/Boston Med Ctr
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharan to family and friends
53 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (53)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sharan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

I came to Jeff in 2014 in overwhelming spinal pain. I had been to other Neurosurgeons in NY who were unethical and unhelpful. Dr. Sharan placed a Boston Scientific neurostimulator in my spine and gave me back my life, literally. He is kind, genuine and a crazy-talented surgeon. i have...more
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I have a spinal problem for years. I finally talk to Dr. Sharman, he help me and told me issue. He is there for me in every step. As like marriage as long as he can be there for me. I will have him there to help me. He is a wonderful and caring, considerate, person.
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I highly recommend Dr. Sharan. His surgical skill is top notch. His interaction with us, exceptional. He understands his patient's situation and communicates within it. Dr. Sharan is a fine human being who truly cares about his patients and his work as a surgeon and a teacher. I hope I will...more
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He has been my neurosurg for a number of years. Despite being a surgeon he actually spends time with you answers all your questions even some that you have not been able to formulate yourself. I appreciate his honesty and that he will discuss with y ou various options and if he thinks a procedure...more
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I like everything about Dr. Sharan and the only reason I did not give him 5 stars in all categories is that the ease of scheduling appointments is not the best, but that is out of his control - it is difficult to get through to someone to start with and then you get transferred to another person...more
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