Dr Sunil Sharma

Consultant in Infectious Disease and Mircobiology

Practising at

The Montefiore Hospital

Back to top

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Sunil Sharma at Spire include:


Back to top

Professional profile

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.

Clinical Interests

Clinical microbiology
Infectious diseases

All infections including bone and joint infections, travel medicine, travel advice and screening.

Get in touch


Marketing Information

Spire would like to provide you with marketing information about products and services offered by Spire and by selected third-party partners. If you do not consent for us to process your personal data for marketing activities, we will still be able to contact you about your enquiry.

We may contact you by email, SMS or phone about your enquiry. If we try to contact you by phone (mobile and/or landline) and you are not available, we may leave you a voicemail message. We may also use your details to contact you about patient surveys we use for improving our service or monitoring outcomes, which are not a form of marketing.

Back to top

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

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

Back to top

Current NHS posts

Consultant in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology - Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust

Back to top

Personal Profile

I am married and kept active by my two sons. My interests out of work include football, cricket, music and cinematography.

Back to top

Financial Interests

Attends and provides advice to the Hospital Infection Control Committee for a fee of £12,750 per annum.

Back to top

Private contact details