Dr. Sameer K Sharma, MD - Reviews

Obstetrics & Gynecology Dyer, IN

About Dr. Sameer K Sharma MD

Dr. Sameer K Sharma, MD is a doctor primarily located in Dyer, IN. Their specialties include Gynecologic Oncology. Dr. Sharma is affiliated with Franciscan St Margaret Health-Dyer, Franciscan St Margaret Health, John H Stroger Jr Hospital Of Cook County and Rush University Medical Center. They speak English, Spanish.

Dr. Sharma has received 3 awards.

Location

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1001 Calumet Ave
Dyer , IN 46311

Specialties

Dr. Sameer K Sharma has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Gynecologic Oncology
Gynecologic oncologists specialize in cancers that occur in the female reproductive system. This includes ovarian cancer, cervical cancer and endometrial cancer, as well as the less commonly talked about female reproductive cancers like vulvar cancer, vaginal cancer and fallopian tube cancer.In addition to diagnosing the stage of your cancer and recommending treatment options, they’ll provide care throughout your treatment and help you manage your symptoms. They’ll often work closely with a pathologist and a radiologist to properly diagnose you and determine if your cancer is shrinking or spreading throughout treatment. They’re even trained to administer chemotherapy and to perform surgery to remove cancer when necessary.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Sameer K Sharma has the following 6 expertise

  • Cancer
  • Menopause
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Hot Flashes
  • Gynecology
  • Vulvar Cancer

Awards

3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

Education

Coney Island Hospital

Residency

RUSH MEDICAL COLLEGE OF RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

Graduated in 1994

Dr. Sameer K Sharma Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • Encore Health Network
    • Encore Health Network
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • SIHO Insurance Services
    • SIHO Network
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Sameer K Sharma

I believe there are two pillars to excellent patient care and a strong physician-patient relationship. The first is communication. Good communication allows both parties to effectively articulate treatment expectations and goals. The second is the ability to deliver the most advanced techniques and technologies to patients so that each patient can enjoy the health and quality of life benefits these offer. I graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Duke University in 1993. In 1997, I earned my M.D. from the University of Virginia. I then completed a Residency in Urology and Fellowship in Endourology at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois. This Fellowship allowed me to specialize in minimally invasive surgical techniques such as laparoscopic and endourologic surgeries that allow faster recovery time for patients. Finally, I was an Assistant Professor of Urology at Loyola where I helped develop a robotic surgery program with the Da Vinci surgical system. I am Board Certified in Urology. My training enables me to offer new minimally invasive surgical techniques for common urologic problems. Prostate Cancer - Robotic Prostatectomy, Brachytherapy and Seed Placement. Kidney Stones - Percutaneous Renal Surgery, Laser Lithotripsy and Shock Wave Lithotripsy. Prostate Obstruction - Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate and Laser TURP. Kidney Cancer - Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy, Laparoscopic Cryoablation and Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy.

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