When you decide to put your health into my hands, it immediately becomes my number one priority.
My aim is to provide an evidence-based holistic treatment tailored to your individual needs.
I value the relationship I form with my patient and trust that it goes a long way in improving their healthcare outcomes.
Dr Shashank Sharma
MBBS, DTCD, FRCP
Private patient appointments
Chertsey KT16 0RQ
Surrey, United Kingdom
Alternate Wednesdays: 4 pm to 7 pm
Spire Clark Park Hospital
Farnham GU10 5XX
Saturday: 9 am to 12 pm
Medical Secretary: Debra Hedges
Phone: 07802 616485
Dr Sharma's private practice does not provide an emergency service.
If you have a medical emergency, please dial 999.
If you need medical assistance, please dial 111.
Dr. Shashank Sharma is a Respiratory Consultant and provides care that is respectful and responsive to individual patient needs. He is passionate about taking a holistic approach to managing patients with chronic respiratory conditions.
Dr. Sharma completed his MBBS in India from TN Dr. M.G.R Medical University in Chennai in 2002. To pursue his interest in Respiratory Medicine, he continued his quest and in 2004 graduated with a Diploma in TB and Chest Medicine from VP Chest Institute in Delhi.
He joined the NHS in the UK in 2004 and commenced his journey towards becoming a Respiratory Consultant. After completing his core medical training in Wales, he moved to London for higher training in Respiratory Medicine.
Dr. Sharma received the Best Newcomer Prize in April 2008 during the first year of Higher training. During this time, he completed his Post Graduate Certificate in Medical education to further his interest in medical education. In 2014 he successfully finished his higher training and became a Respiratory Consultant.
Dr. Sharma now practices at the NHS Ashford and St Peters Hospital (ASPH), where he has introduced Medical Thoracoscopy which is a highly regarded service. He has also set up collaborative MDT with Royal Brompton Hospital to improve the care of patients with Pulmonary Fibrosis at ASPH.
Dr. Sharma is also the Respiratory lead for Undergraduate education and regularly conducts outreach educational sessions in Primary care.
At ASPH, as the Respiratory Lead, Dr. Sharma has led the departmental response to the Covid-19 Pandemic and has developed an expertise in acute as well as Chronic/ Long Covid. Along with his colleagues, He developed virtual clinics for the management of Covid-19 patients using home oximetry. This has now become a national practice during the second wave of Covid-19.
Dr. Sharma has received Clinical Excellence awards in 2017 and 2020.
MBBS TN Dr. M G R Medical University, Chennai, India 2001
Diploma in TB and Chest Diseases VP Chest Institute, Delhi, India 2004
PgCert in Healthcare and Biomedical Education March 2014
MRCP Respiratory British Thoracic Society 2011
FRCP Royal College of Physicians, London 2017
Dr. Sharma is pleased to be offering face-to-face consultations for new and follow-up private patient appointments at the Runnymede Hospital, Chertsey.
Please contact Dr. Sharma's secretary Ms. Debra Hedges to make an appointment.
Covid-19 / Caronavirus Precaution
Please do not attend your appointment if you or anyone in your household has symptoms of COVID-19.
The Hospital is adhering to government guidance on keeping staff and patients protected from SARS-CoV-2 whilst at the Hospital.
You may be asked to wait in your vehicle if the outpatient waiting area is busy and in order to facilitate extra cleaning between patient consultations.
You may have your temperature checked at reception.
Please wear a face covering. A mask will be provided by the Hospital.
Please use the hand sanitiser provided.