Dr Sunil Sharma
Consultant in Infectious Disease and Mircobiology
MB ChB, MSc, MRCP, FRCPath, AFTM
I studied medicine at the University of Dundee. Following completion of my general medical training, I undertook training in infectious diseases, medical microbiology and virology at the University Hospitals of Leicester.
I was first appointed as a consultant in microbiology and infectious disease in 2009 at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kings Lynn and Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge. I joined Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust in 2014 as a consultant in microbiology and infectious disease where I am also the clinical lead for OPAT (Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic service).
My clinical practice involves all aspects of infection including skin and soft tissue infection, bone and joint infection, chest and urinary tract infection, infections in the immunocompromised, TB and travel associated infection.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Sunil Sharma at Spire include:
The Montefiore Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
Royal College of Pathologists
British Infection Association
British HIV Association
European Bone and Joint Infection Society
European Society of Clinical microbiology and Infectious Disease
Consultant in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology - Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust
I am married and kept active by my two sons. My interests out of work include football, cricket, music and cinematography.