Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas
Vibhash Sharma, M.D., completed medical school at Seth G.S Medical College & K.E.M Hospital, Mumbai, India. He moved to the United States and pursued an internship in medicine followed by neurology residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas.
Following residency, he completed a two-year fellowship in movement disorders and deep brain stimulation at Emory University in Atlanta. His second year of fellowship was focused on DBS, intraoperative microelectrode recording for DBS placement, under the mentorship of Mahlon DeLong, M.D., who is renowned internationally for Parkinson's disease and basal ganglia research.
Dr. Sharma is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He joined the movement disorders division of neurology at the University of Kansas Medical Center in August 2016. His research interests include DBS in various movement disorders including Parkinson's disease, dystonia and tremor. He is also interested in studying gait in different Parkinson's diseases, dystonia and essential tremor. Dr. Sharma has published articles related to DBS and movement disorders as well as presented several abstracts at both national and international meetings.
Dr. Sharma's clinical interests include management of various movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease, dystonia, tremor, atypical Parkinsonism and DBS.