Ashish Sharma, M.D.

Ashish Sharma, MD
Associate Professor

Academic Office:
985575 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5579
Phone 402.552.6002

Clinic Practice Location:
Consultation-Liaison, Clarkson South, Suite 210, zip 8470
For All Appointments Call 402.552.6007

R.N.T. Medical College, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
MBBS, 1997

SMS Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Internship, 1998

Creighton-Nebraska Psychiatry Residency Program
Resident, 2005

Hospital Appointments:
The Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha VA Medical Center

Biographical Sketch:
Dr. Sharma specializes in inpatient consultation-liaison psychiatry and holds the title of Director of Consultation Services since 2011. He received the University of Nebraska's Hirschman Award from the medical students for best teacher in 2011. He is dual board certified in Adult Psychiatry and Psychosomatic Medicine by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Sharma's clinical interests include Consultation/Liaison (C/L) psychiatry, patient-centered primary care, and evidence-based psychiatry. He has a keen interest in medical education and is actively involved in various aspects of the UNMC College of Medicine's psychiatry curriculum. Dr. Sharma's commitment and achievement in medical education has been recognized by his peers who, along with the American Psychiatric Association, have named him a recipient of the "Nancy Roeske Teaching Award" for excellence in medical student education in 2010. He also received the Irma Bland Award for Excellence in teaching residents in 2011. Most recently, as a result of an extensive, confidential peer-review process, Dr. Sharma has been included in 2011 Best Doctors. His research interests include psychopharmacology and ethics in clinical research.

He is a member of the American Psychiatric Association and the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine.