Dr Sharma graduated in 2002 obtaining MBBS with distinction. He subsequently gained MRCP and trained on the South Thames Cardiology Rotation at St. Thomas' and Guys Hospital, Royal Sussex county Hospital, Brighton and King's college Hospital.
Dr Sharma was awarded a prestigious clinical MD Research fellowship to study the endogenous thrombolysis, platelet functions and cardiovascular risks in high risk population with renal impairment. During this time, he published widely in peer reviewed journals including European Heart Journal. He has multiple publications including research articles, review articles and book chapters. He has presented his research at internationally acclaimed cardiology conferences in USA and Europe.