Dr. Ram Sharma, MD

Dr. Ram Sharma, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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62 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Ram Sharma, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Smyrna, TN. He specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.Read his story

Ram Sharma, MD, Cardiologist

300 Stonecrest Blvd Ste 350

Smyrna, TN 37167
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Veteran Administration Plan
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 93% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Sharma'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.

Dr. Sharma's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sharma "Born and grew up in India. Went o UK after Medical school in India and did Internal Medicine and Cardiology training. Came to Salt Lake city Utah at the end of 1994 where I did my internal medicine residency, cardiology fellowship and Heart transplant fellowship.Interventional cardiology fellowship at the University of Louisville. Served as assistant professor at University of Utah, University of Louisville and associate professor at East TN State University and clinical associate professor at Medical college of Augusta."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharma "Provide comprehensive cardiac care.  The focus is improving the overall health of patients and not just the heart."

5  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Vascular Medicine

4  Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency
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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.

Education

  • Jn Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • U Utah and Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Utah
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharma's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharma to family and friends
19 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sharma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (10)

He tried to convince me he cared about my well-being, but, after requesting a cheeper medication that I could afford, he wanted my credit card number before he would make the script change. This particular medication would keep my heart from rejecting the implant. So, this would be an emergency and...more
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Dr. Sharma helped save my life last weekend!
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Excellent Dr! Him and his staff are always friendly and welcoming!
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I adore Dr Sharma. He is very attentive, patient, knowledgeable and understanding. He will explain things to where you can understand them. He takes his time during appointments and will answer your questions or find the answer. I would feel very confident referring him to anyone.
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He's straight forward.. i love that .. He's trustworthy and honest to you .. listen to him i know i did snd my life turned around. His staff makes you feel comfortable. And they smile.
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