Dr. Vandana Sharma, MD

Dr. Vandana Sharma, MD

Hematology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Vandana Sharma, MD is a hematology specialist in Fremont, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in hematology, hospice & palliative medicine, and more.

2557 Mowry Ave Ste 34

Fremont, CA 94538

Contact Information

(510) 794-5320

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 94% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharma "Dr. Sharma believes in a patient focused approach to cancer care. She incorporates the latest cancer treatment options with a practice style that considers each person's unique needs. In addition, her expertise in cancer genetics, prevention, and survivorship provide for a well rounded treatment and follow-up plan."

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

99  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Stanford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Stanford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Stanford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Chicago
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharma's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharma to family and friends
21 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Sharma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Vandana B. Sharma and her staff are an excellent medical practice from which to seek treatment. Dr. Sharma has been my Dr. for over twelve years. Her care is patient-centered and thorough. She is brilliant, caring and very knowledgeable about the most current research. Her staff is highly...more
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I have been seeing Dr. Sharma since Nov. 2013 for metastatic breast cancer, and thanks to her, I just celebrated another birthday. She genuinely cares and is attentive to my well-being. She sees me prior to my receiving chemotherapy and, she closely monitors tumors with scans, adjusting...more
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Dr Sharma has put together a wonderful and caring staff.....everyone there, from the receptionist to the infusion nurses and interns appear to care deeply for you and your situation. Dr Sharma and her staff try their best to keep everyone's spirits high, especially since we are all there for not...more
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In my journey with breast cancer seeing many Doctors, I have to say Dr. Sharma is the most insensitive and uncompassinate Doctor I have ever seen. Don't waste your time. Find another Doctor.
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Worst doctor I have ever come across.... extremely insensitive. Dr Vandana shows off more than she actually knows. Being direct is quite different from being insensitive and rude. She was so insensitive to my dad who was a cancer patient. My family had to ask her to leave my dad’s hospital room...more
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