Ashwani K. Sharma, M.B.B.S.

Ashwani K. Sharma, M.B.B.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 648
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 276-5491
Fax: (585) 273-1033

Professional Bio

Dr. Ashwani Sharma is an Assistant Professor of Interventional Radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center. He completed his medical degree at Maulana Azad Medical College at Delhi University, India. His residency training included programs in Radiodiagnosis and Neuroradiology. Dr. Sharma's fellowships were obtained at University of Rochester Medical Center in Neuroradiology and Interventional Radiology.

Dr. Sharma is the Director of the Therasphere Y90 Program in Imaging Sciences and his current research activities include Y90 in primary and secondary liver tumors.
He is also currently working on the role of PDT in body abscesses. His other special interests include varicose vein treatments and transplant interventions. In addition, he has made presentations at several national meetings, published articles in medical journals and several web cases.

Awards & Honors (Local)

First Prize at Fifth Annual Conference | Delhi Neurological Association | New Delhi, India 2003
Certificate of "Excellence in Research" | Department of Neuroradiology | University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

Recent Journal Articles

2008 May
Sharma, AK; Westesson, PL. "Preoperative evaluation of spinal vascular malformation by MR angiography: How reliable is the technique. Case report and review of literature." Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2008; 110(5): 521-4.
2008 May
Sharma, AK; Westesson, PL. "MRI sign of Nodular Fasciitis - A Case Report." Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology & Endodontology. 2008; 105(5): e53-6.
Sharma, AK; Gaikwad, S.; Gupta, V.; Garg, A.; Mishra, N. "Measurement of peak CSF flow velocity at cerebral aqueduct, before and after lumbar CSF drainage, by use of phase contrast MRI: technique validation and utility in the management of idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus." Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2008; 110(4): 363-8.
Sharma, AK; Garg, A.; Mishra, NK; Gaikwad, SB; Sharma, MC; Gupta, V.; Suri, A. "Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the sphenoid bone with unusual imaging features: a case report." Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2005; 107(6): 528-531.
Chander, B.; Ralte, AM; Dahiya, S.; Sharma, MC; Mahapatra, AK; Sharma, AK; Mukhopadhyay, S.; Sarkar, C. "Primary osteosarcoma of the skull. A report of 3 cases." J Neurosurg Sci. 2003; 47(3): 177-181.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Imaging Sciences (SMD) - Primary


Diagnostic Radiology - American Board of Radiology


Doctorate of Medicine | Neuroradiology | All India Institute of Medical Sciences2005
Doctor of Medicine | Radiology | Indira Gandhi Medical College at H.P. University, Shimla2001
B.S. | Surgery, Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, Preventive & Social Medicine, E.N.T., Ophthamology, Psychiatry | Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University1997

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Interventional Radiology at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office10/01/2008 - 09/30/2009
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office10/01/2007 - 09/30/2008
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at University of Rochester Medical Center10/11/2006 - 10/10/2007
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences07/01/2002 - 09/20/2005
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences08/13/2001 - 06/30/2002
Residency in Radiology at Indira Ghandi Medical College03/01/1998 - 03/31/2001
Internship in Radiology at Lokmanya Tilak Hospital01/01/1996 - 02/28/1997