Krishn M. Sharma

Krishn M. Sharma, MD, FAAOS

Locations

HSS - Associate

About Me

Dr. Krishn M. Sharma is a fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon with over ten years’ experience treating patients. He provides expert care for spinal deformities and conditions in children, teens and adults. He is board certified in orthopedic spine surgery.

Dr. Sharma has special expertise and training in surgical care for scoliosis, spinal deformities, degenerative spine conditions, spine tumors and traumatic spine injuries. He performs innovative and complex spine surgeries, including minimally invasive spinal conditions, stereotactic surgeries and reconstructive surgery techniques.

Dr. Sharma has presented at many national and international medical conferences, helping other spine surgeons stay up-to-date on the latest practices. As a professor at New York Medical College, he teaches medical students and residents how to provide quality care for spine conditions.

Languages

English

Special Interests

  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal deformities
  • Degenerative spine disorders
  • Spine tumors
  • Traumatic spine injuries
  • Spine reconstruction

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

Credentials

Medical School

New York Medical College

Residency

Union Memorial Hospital

Fellowship

Beth Israel Medical Center

Published Work

Carlisi D, Ra?ali J, Sullivan T, Shehadi I, Sharma K, Van Horn K,

Gedris C, Savino J, DiRusso S. Comparison of site speci?c ICU and hospital wide antibiotic biograms possible role in empiric antibiotic P selection.

Critical Care Medicine. 1998; 26:74A.

Hinton RY, Sharma KM. Acute and recurrent patella instability in

the young athlete. Orthop an N Am. 34 (2003): 385-3962.

Hinton RY, Lincoln AB; Almquist] L, Douoguih WA, Sharma KM.

Injury epidemiology of scholastic-aged girls' and boys' lacrosse: a 3-

year prospective study. Ameports Med. 33 (2005): 130.5- 1314.

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Affiliations

  • Scoliosis Research Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Appointment

Clinical Assistant Professor, New York Medical College

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