Dr. Suhail Sharif, MD

Dr. Suhail Sharif, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Suhail Sharif, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 2000 and specializes in surgical oncology and general surgery.Read his story

909 9th Ave Ste 208

Fort Worth, TX 76104

Contact Information

(817) 332-0786

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Care Credit
  • Cigna
  • Employee Health Systems
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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

Pancreatic Cancer
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Sharif's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sharif "Dr. Sharif earned his dual undergraduate degree with high honors in Biochemistry & Mathematics from University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois. He completed his medical degree at New York Medical College in Vallhalla, New York. He attended University of Illinois College of Medicine and Metropolitan Group Hospitals in Chicago, Illinois for his internship and residency in General Surgery. He then went on to pursue his Fellowship training as a Surgical Oncologist at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He is one of the only Fellowship trained Surgical Oncologist in Tarrant County. His Current Leadership Administrative Commitments Include: 2015 - current Chief of Surgery, HCA Plaza Medical Center, Fort Worth, TX 2014 - current Cancer Liaison, Committee on Cancer, Harris Methodist Fort Worth, Tx 2013 - current Member, Cancer Care Committee, Arlington Memorial Hospital, Arlington, TX 2013 - current Physician Advisory Group, HCA North Texas Division, Forth Worth, TX 2011 - current Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, UNTHSC, Department of Surgery, Fort Worth, TX 2011 - current Member, GI Cancer Disease Site Team, Harris Methodist Hospital, Fort Worth, TX 2010 - current Member, Cancer Care Committee, Harris Methodist Hospital, Fort Worth, TX 2009 - current Member, Cancer Care Committee, Plaza Medical Center, Fort Worth, TX His Current Academic Organization Memberships Include: 2009 Tarrant County Medical Society, 2009 Texas Medical Association, 2009 Southwestern Surgical Congress, 2008 Society of Surgical Oncology, 2008 American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2005 Society for Surgery of Alimentary Tract, 2004 American Gastroenterological Association, 2003 American College of Surgeons, 2003 American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, 2001 American Medical Association Dr. Sharif is passionate about teaching. His role as the Chief of Surgery and an adjuvant clinical professor allows him to facilitate learning among his peers, residents, medical students and patients. His continuous hard work and dedicated passion for his profession has earned him prestigious on going awards/recognition from local, national and global committees. He is often invited by academic and patient advocate groups to deliver educational presentations. His personal quest for knowledge and expertise in surgical oncology has earned him respect within his peers and community at large. Dr. Sharif believes in balance of work and personal life. He is a sports enthusiast and is often seen shooting 'b-ball' on his off days. His other hobbies include traveling the globe and volunteering his resources for underserved communities. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharif "Dr. Sharif's care motto is "Don't give up, don't ever give up!"

There is hope.......

He believes that comprehensive patient care with a personal touch is instrumental to manage, treat and manifest healing.

In providing complete care he liaises with other physicians, pain management team, wound care team, nurses, nursing homes, social workers, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, spiritual care providers and patient care takers.

His expertise, vast experience, and high standards, along with a multidimensional team approach has enabled him to continuously produce best patient centered outcomes."

2  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

131  Conditions Treated

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88  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anorectal Myomectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vagotomy
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Universidad Autonamo - Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Illinois Metropolitan Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University of Illinois Metropolitan Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Ohio State University / College of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharif has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharif's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharif to family and friends
23 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Sharif's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr sharif and his staff is amazing they took the best care of my mother and performed a rare surgery on her! Dr sharif ur office is amazing dont let anyone tell u different! Thank u for all ur hard work!
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Dr. Sharif is a great surgeon and treats wound care as part of the procedure. He lives by his philosophy never give up, he finds new treatments to help you get back to living life again. His PA Brad Maddy and him make a great team. He also has a office staff that is very supportive. Thanks...more
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My husband had been admitted to the Emergency Room and admitted to the hospital in Round Rock with diverticulitis. He was given antibiotics for four days and released from the hospital with oral antibiotics. One week later he was worse. I took him to the ER in Burleson and the admitted him to...more
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I loved him and his staff. His residents and interns were great. I was very sick and they took excellent card of me and I am fine.
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I would highly recommend Dr.Sharif to anyone who desires a trustworthy, experienced, caring surgeon. .I have had major surgery performed by him and about to have cancer surgery performed by him again..You can literally trust your life in his loving hands..He's a true gift from God.
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