Dr. Joy Sharma, MD

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Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

Advanced Orthopaedics 7858 Shrader Rd, Richmond, VA 23294 Get Directions
(804) 270-1305

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Care Philosophy

Advanced Orthopaedics is a full-service orthopaedic practice located in Central Virginia. Here, each patient is treated with the pinpointed expertise of a trained subspecialist, a physician who dedicates his entire practice to one area of orthopaedics. The result of this approach: state-of-the-art health care.Read more

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Dr. Joy V. Sharma is a part of a team of hand, wrist, and elbow specialists at Advanced Orthopaedics. He...Read more

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2.8
based on 9 total surveys (2 with reviews)
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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in Richmond, VA |
Was a patient for one yr. scheduled Basal Joint Arthroplasty on my dominant hand. He was very inflexible with my FMLA paperwork. Had me returning back within 10 days and would not budge despite showing my job description etc. His assistant said "Well you could type with your left hand." I found this extremely condescending and unprofessional. Cancelled surgery and going elsewhere. I did a lot of research and 10 days is not enough time. I do casework at a very high volume. I write, type all day.
in Powhatan, VA |
Nurse taking specific information concerning my injury was rude and abrupt. She did not seem to be interested in any specific details which may have been helpful when determining my condition. I left the office feeling as if I had received the "diagnosis of the day" and to come back in three months. Many of the physicians assistants are not professionally attired with visible tattoos, body piercings, etc.
Hello - Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. I am very sorry to hear about the experience you had with our clinic staff, as that is not up to our standards of patient care. Please be assured that I have passed this along to our Office Manager Becky Hines, so that she can address your feedback with the team. Best, Sarah
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2002

  • Internship Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

    Completed in 2009

  • Residency Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

    Completed in 2007

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Cleveland Clinic

    Completed in 2008

  • Undergraduate School
    College Of William & Mary

    Graduated in 1996

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Sharma's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Sharma's Office & Staff

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10 – 15 minutes

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Dr. Sharma says...

Dr. Joy V. Sharma is a part of a team of hand, wrist, and elbow specialists at Advanced Orthopaedics. He strongly emphasizes the importance of partnering with his patients in tailoring and individualizing treatment plans which may or may not involve surgery. Dr. Sharma trained at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic and utilizes the latest diagnostic and orthopaedic techniques in hand surgery.

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Dr. Sharma's Care Philosophy

Advanced Orthopaedics is a full-service orthopaedic practice located in Central Virginia. Here, each patient is treated with the pinpointed expertise of a trained subspecialist, a physician who dedicates his entire practice to one area of orthopaedics. The result of this approach: state-of-the-art health care.