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Ashwani Kumar Sharma, M.D.

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Office: (585) 276-5491

Fax: (585) 273-1033

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Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Ashwani Sharma is an Associate 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 Interventional Oncology 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.

Credentials

Education

1997
MBBS | Maulana Azad Medical College (India)

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

10/01/2008 - 09/30/2009
Fellowship in Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Radiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

10/01/2007 - 09/30/2008
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

10/11/2006 - 10/10/2007
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2002 - 09/20/2005
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (India)

08/13/2001 - 06/30/2002
Fellowship in Neuroradiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (India)

03/01/1998 - 03/31/2001
Residency in Radiology, General at Indira Ghandi Medical College (India)

01/01/1996 - 02/28/1997
Internship in Radiology, General at Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College/Hospital (India)

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Awards

2014
Fischer Fund Grant
Sponsor: Department of Imaging Sciences
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), Rochester, NY

2014
Lawrence G. Sahler I CARE Award
Sponsor: Department of Imaging Sciences
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC), Rochester, NY

2008
Certificate of 'Excellence in Research'
Sponsor: Department of Neuroradiology
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

2003
First Prize at Fifth Annual Conference
Sponsor: Delhi Neurological Association
Location: New Delhi, India

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Publications

Journal Articles

4/8/2022
Feely M, Tondon R, Gubbiotti M, Stashek KM, Numbere N, Huber AR, Sharma AK, Geller BS, Salaria SN, Gonzalez RS. "Gastrointestinal Tract Injury by Yttrium-90 Appears Largely Restricted to Resin Microspheres But Can Occur Years After Embolization." The American journal of surgical pathology.. 2022 Apr 8; Epub 2022 Apr 08.

8/2021
Kapoor SR; Maldow DJ; Baran TM; Sharma AK. "Rethinking time to exchange: Outcomes of nephrostomy tube placement in pregnancy." JVIR. 2021; 32(8): 1231-1233.

1/2021
Stewart K; Sharma AK. "The Utilization of CTA in Management of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in a Tertiary Care Center ED. Are we using it enough? [Published online ahead of print, 2020 Jan 11]" . Am J Emerg Med. 2021; 39: 60-64.

Books & Chapters

2013
Chapter Title: Ultrasound Imaging and Interventional Treatment of Portal Vein Thrombosis
Book Title: Ultrasound Clinics
Author List: Kaproth-Joslin K, Sharma AK, Rubens D
Edited By: David L. Waldman, MD, Ph.D
Published By: Elsevier 2013

2013
Book Title: Vertebral Body Augmentation and Percutaneous Ablation. Fast Facts for the radiology nurse. An orientation and nursing care guide
Author List: Baah NO, Sharma AK.
Edited By: Valerie Aarne Grossman
Published By: Springer 2013 in New York

2013
Book Title: Peripheral Artery Disease and Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia. Fast Facts for the radiology nurse. An orientation and nursing care guide
Author List: Baah NO, Sharma AK.
Edited By: Valerie Aarne Grossman
Published By: Springer 2013 in New York

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