Dr. Shelly Sharma, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 33
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Dr. Shelly Sharma, MD
Shelly Sharma, MD is an Interventional Pain Medicine Specialist who is specialized in both anesthesia and pain medicine. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Drexel University in Philadelphia with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences, she then received her medical degree from St. George's University. Dr. Sharma trained in anesthesiology at Rutger's New Jersey Medical School in Newark, New Jersey. She then completed an interventional pain medicine fellowship at University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Dr. Sharma has a multimodal approach to the treatment of chronic pain which including medication management to interventional therapies. Dr. Sharma's areas of clinical expertise include treatment of chronic neck and back pain, chronic headache/migraine, neuropathic pain and cancer pain. She performs a variety of interventional procedures such epidural steroid injections, facet injections, various joint injections, radiofrequency ablation, sympathetic blocks, peripheral nerve blocks and neuromodulation therapies. She is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologist and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain medicine.

Metropolitan Pain Consultants

256 Stuyvesant Ave

Lyndhurst, NJ 07071

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Dr. Shelly Sharma, MD

Dr. Shelly Sharma, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Dr. Sharma's Experience

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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 Pain Medicine
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
55

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Chronic Recurrent Abdominal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis-Associated Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Whiplash
  • Wrist Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Joint Injection
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuromodulation
  • Neurostimulation
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Stellate Ganglion Block

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Drexel University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Rutgers New Jersey School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • U Nc Chapel Hill
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharma to family and friends
4.7
based on 13 total reviews (10 with comments)
Dr. Sharma's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (10)
in Montclair, NJ 07042 |
Dr Sharma is one of the finest doctors that I've ever been to. Her kind and gentle manner sets you at ease as soon as you meet. She listens intently to her patients and takes all situations into consideration when she finalizes her recommendations for your health plan. Dr Sharma is one of the few physicians that successfully afministered me with epidural injections. I would recommend her to anyone that needed her expertise.
in Bloomfield, NJ |
Dr Sharma is a caring compassionate Doctor She is highly capable to diagnose and with patient input ,develop a plan of action. This Doctor, gives all the time needed to answer all questions to your satisfaction. She returns all phone calls the same day and has the staff check up on you. Dr Sharma is highly intelligent, professional and overall fantastic Anyone experiencing pain, you owe it to yourself to go see Dr.Sharma Thank you Dr Sharma for all you do. I A Anyone
Bloomfield, NJ |
I have seen Dr. Sharma on several occasions for back and shoulder pain and she is always very friendly and personable. Highly recommended.
in Hasbrouck Heights, NY |
very easy to connect with, speaks in clear, concise and caring manner, well versed in her job expertise and very easy to talk with. Compassionate and seems to truly care about you, the patient. I feel confident she will find a solution to my pain issues and enhance my quality of life. Highly recommended if you're seeking pain relief.
Dr. Sharma significantly reduced my chronic pain. I look forward to my days now instead of dreading getting out of bed and being forced to deal with my back issues. I have gained back hours of my day, compared to only being good for a few hours and then needing to sit with the heat pad for the rest of the evening unable to move.
in Belleville, NJ |
Always takes plenty of time with me and answers all my questions and concerns.
in Jersey City, NJ |
Dr Sharma has always been supportive and has helped me with my back arthritis. She had anways taken time to answer any questions.
in Kearny, NJ |
Dr. Sharma is a wonderful ,thorough and compasionate,takes time to talk with her paitents , really understands their symptoms I would most definitely recommend her
in Bayonne, NJ |
I would go back to Dr. Sharma any time I have pain. She is a caring Doctor and always follows up with you. I have told all my friends about her and her caring ways. jerry Hogan.
in Newark, NJ |
Dr. Sharma is wonderful; thorough and compassionate, taking plenty of time to talk with her patients and really understand their symptoms. She referred my husband to a wonderful neurosurgeon and called her in advance to explain his case so that we could get an appointment right away. Too often these days, doctors rush you out, don't pay attention to what you are saying or don't care.I cannot say enough about the care we have received here and would recommend Dr. Sharma without hesitation.
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Dr. Sharma accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans

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