Dr Sanjay Sharma is a Cardiothoracic Surgeon located in Perth, consulting at the Mount Hospital, St John of God Murdoch Hospital, and Joondalup Health Campus.
Sanjay completed his Medical Degree at the University of Western Australia before undergoing a surgical training program in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Royal Perth Hospital, eastern parts of Australia and New Zealand. Following this, Sanjay completed post-fellowship training focusing on advanced techniques of minimally invasive valve surgery, transplantation and blood conservation principles, lung cancer surgery and chest wall reconstruction, at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts.
Dr Sharma began consulting at the Mount Hospital and Fremantle Hospital in 2004, where he would also later become the Head of Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery for 4 years. Sanjay was an integral part of the establishment of a Thoracic Surgical program at St John of God Murdoch in 2012 and at Joondalup Health Campus in 2015.
Dr Sharma also has a keen interest in minimally invasive management of Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating from the armpits and hands). He regularly treats patients with this condition at the Perth Sweat Clinic.
Sanjay has contributed to research publications and presented extensively in peer-reviewed journals. He also serves on the Medical Advisory Committee and Clinical Review Committee for the Mount Hospital and is also a Senior Instructor with the Royal College of Surgeons.
Procedures & Conditions
- Coronary Artery Bypass
- Valve Repair and Replacement
- Aneurysm Repair
- Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Management of Hyperhidrosis
- Lung Cancer
- Severe Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)
- Valvular Heart Disease
- Bulging Blood Vessel
Consultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonMount Hospital 2004 - Present
Consultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonSt John of God Murdoch Hospital Present
Consultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonJoondalup Health Campus Present
Consultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonPerth Sweat Clinic Present
Head of Department of Cardiothoracic SurgeryFremantle Hospital 2011 - 2015
Consultant Cardiothoracic SurgeonFremantle Hospital 2004 - 2015
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS)
Medical Advisory Committee and Clinical Review Committee of the Mount Hospital
Senior Instructor with the Royal College of Surgeons