Dr. Vibhavasu Sharma, MD

Dr. Vibhavasu Sharma, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Vibhavasu Sharma, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University in 1998 and specializes in geriatric medicine and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

25 Hackett Blvd Fl 3

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-5185

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 97% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abnormal Thyroid
very high
more than 95% 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 "Care with compassion."

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Insulin Pump Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Easton Hosp-Hahnemann U
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Easton Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Drexel University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Umass Memorial Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharma's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharma to family and friends
7 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Sharma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Very nice physician who I have seen for many years.He goes out of his way to answer my concerns at every visit.Has helped me understand the condition and lam much better because of his care.
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Knowing I have multiple rare diseases causing obesity, he told me I need a weight loss surgery as a 17 year old. I am much too sick for that and 17. He offered no other options, just weight loss surgery.
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I would highly recommend. Seen for diabetes management and Dr.Sharma took tim eto explain the condition and come up with a plan I was comfortable with.He referred me to an excellent diabetes educator who is part of their team.
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Dr. Sharma provided me with very thorough, personable care. He studied my medical history carefully, and recommended a wide range of options, including nutrition and exercise. We discussed potential medications but he did not push them - he discussed the pros and cons at length, and was very well...more
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While at Dr. Sharma's office to discuss my condition, I passed out, ending up at the Albany Med emergency room. Dr. Sharma had all the information necessary on the computer in front of him to alert the emergency room staff about my condition, which was possibly life threatening. He did not do...more
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