Dr. Shashi Sharma, MD

Dr. Shashi Sharma, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Shashi Sharma, MD is a pulmonologist in Opelika, AL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease, sleep medicine, and more.

121 N 20th St Ste 6

Opelika, AL 36801

Contact Information

(334) 749-3385

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% 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.

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Tex Sw
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Parkland Hospital University Tex Sw
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Parkland Hospital University Tex Sw
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharma's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharma to family and friends
28 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Sharma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Sharma has been very good in treating my sleep apnea. I would recommend him to anyone who is suffering with apnea.
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Very nice and straight to the point. He is very honest but I would rather be told than beat around the bush. You will not always like what a doctor have to say. They see patients everyday who just want medicine
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My parents just went to an appointment with this doctor. They had a long wait in the waiting room and when they were seen he was extremely rude and condescending to them both. My Mom has had a recent onset of dyspnea and needs help. Instead of receiving the help she needed she was treated...more
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Dr. Sharma is an attentive and compassionate doctor. He is also extremely professional, and gave me confidence in his care for me. He took his time, making sure I understood what was going on with me, and listened to my concerns, and he found a treatment that cured me of a scary condition. He is...more
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Very rude practice. My mother is having health issues and every time that she speaks to his nurse she is very rude! She has issues with falling asleep and the medicine they have her on she needs changed and they said they will not change it and will just take her off the medicine all together. Her...more
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