Kavita Sharma

Kavita Sharma, MD

  • ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Family Medicine & Community Health

Specialty:

Pain Management

Dr. Sharma treats all types of spine and sports injuries. She uses a multidisciplinary approach to treat her patients with individualized patient centered care. This approach includes both interventional and non-interventional therapies that consider a wide range of treatment options such as physical therapy, alternative treatments and procedures.

She has practiced in Manhattan for over 10 years in both  academic and private practice settings.  She has presented at various conferences such as American Pain Society and North American Neuromodulation Society.

She is trained in and has experience with interventional therapies including but not limited to sacroiliac joint injections, interlaminar, transforaminal and caudal epidural steroid injections, intra-articular facet joint injections, peripheral Joint injections, medial branch blocks and radiofrequency ablation.

Dr. Sharma completed her Interventional Pain Management fellowship at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. She completed her residency in Family Medicine from The University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine

Clinical Focus

  • Back Pain
  • Coccydynia
  • Epidural Injection
  • Gluteal Strain
  • Groin Strain
  • Hamstrings Strain
  • Herniated Disk
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Labral Tears
  • Hip Pain
  • Hyaluronate Injections
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Strain

Education

MD, Saba University

Internship, Clinical Psychiatry, Temple University Hospital

Residency, Family Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Fellowship, Pain Management, Louisiana State Univ. Eye Center

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