Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD

Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD

Hematology & OncologyFemaleAge 41

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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(860) 264-6631

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Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD is a Hematology & Oncology Specialist in Bridgeport, CT and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sharma has more experience with Renal Neoplasms & Resection and Pancreatic Neoplasms than other specialists in her area. She graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine medical school in 2005. She is affiliated with The Hospital of Central Connecticut - New Britain General Campus. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sharma to book an appointment.

Locations

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

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(860) 264-6631
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group2800 Main St Bridgeport, CT 06606
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Low Wait Times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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Dr. Sharma's Reviews

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4.7

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  • Trusted the provider's decisions (10)
  • Appointment scheduling (9)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (1)
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Dr. Sharma and her staff are friendly and professional. She takes the time to explain my treatment options. I enjoy visits to her office.
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Dec 20, 2019
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Easy and comfortable to speak to.
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Elizabeth(Betty) Bovino – Oct 14, 2019
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Very caring and takes her time with patients...listens to concerns. Very thorough and explains everything in a manner that you can comprehend.
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Aug 15, 2019
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Compassionate, reassuring, very informative and encouraging!!!!!!!!
What went well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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M. Riley – Jul 27, 2019
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I love Dr. Sharma! She’s super knowledgeable, compassionate, personable and down to earth. I’m so grateful she was recommended to me.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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LynneM – Jul 25, 2019
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Dr Sharma is a cordial caring doctor always has a smile and has great bedside manner
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Jul 25, 2019
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Dr. Sharma is exceptional. She makes the time to discuss your condition and treatment plan. Every visit is a comfort to know you are in good hands. If I have to have this (disease) I can't think of a better doctor to be treating me.
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Las in Plainville, CT – Jul 08, 2017
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Dr. Sharma is a warm and compassionate doctor. It is scary to meet with an oncologist but she made me feel at ease.
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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sharma

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sharma treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sharma treats other conditions, please contact the office at (203) 382-0630.

Renal Neoplasms & Resection

Renal oncology focuses on the management and treatment of kidney cancer through surgery, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, radiation, and chemotherapy.Compare with other Renal Neoplasms & Resection specialists.

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Kidney Cancer
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Pancreatic Neoplasms

Pancreatic oncology focuses on the management and treatment of pancreatic cancer through chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, and targeted cancer therapy.Compare with other Pancreatic Neoplasms specialists.

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Pancreatic Cancer
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High
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Dr. Sharma's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD is a Hematology & Oncology Specialist in Bridgeport, CT and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sharma has...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Education

2005
Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD?

Call (860) 264-6631 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (203) 382-0630 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Sharma has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Sharma's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sharma frequently treats Renal Neoplasms & Resection and Pancreatic Neoplasms. See all practice areas where Dr. Sharma specializes.

Where is Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD's office located?

Dr. Sharma's office is located at 2800 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06606. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Vipra Sharma, MD speak?

Dr. Sharma speaks Hindi and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Sharma is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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The Hospital of Central Connecticut - New Britain General Campus

New Britain, CT

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

1 Award Received