Anil K Sharma

Anil K Sharma, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department: MD-GASTROENTEROLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-9400

About Anil K Sharma

Dr. Sharma’s areas of clinical interest include Celiac disease and Hereditary forms of GI cancers (e.g. Lynch syndrome, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis,Serrated Polyposis syndrome,Juvenile Polyposis syndrome,Peutz Jeghers syndrome) and genetic mutations associated with gastric cancer (CDH1/CTNN1A).He has extensive experience in treating patients with refractory H Pylori infections. He also sees patients with Neuroendocrine tumors (carcinoids) of the stomach and small bowel. Besides these conditions, he has expertise in treating patients with sclerosing mesenteritis and CVID-related GI illnesses.In recent times he has been diagnosing and managing many patients with mast cell activation and hypermobility syndromes.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7200 Medicine Clerkship

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Gastroenterology
Areas of Interest
  • Carcinoid syndrome
  • Celiac disease – sprue
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Colorectal polyps
  • Drug-induced diarrhea
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Helicobacter pylori infection
  • Immunodeficiency disorders
  • Pernicious anemia
  • Short bowel syndrome

Publications

2017
A Rarissime Case of Abnormally Appearing Appendix.
Gastroenterology. 153(2):e3-e4 [DOI] 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.11.053. [PMID] 28668451.
2017
Alcohol Fuels Hepatitis C Virus Propensity for Infection in ISGylation/Proteasome-Dependent Manner.
Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research. 41(1):23-25 [DOI] 10.1111/acer.13281. [PMID] 27966793.
2017
Dysphagia With Unusual Esophageal Plaques.
Gastroenterology. 152(4):e7-e8 [DOI] 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.08.020. [PMID] 28157522.
2015
An atypical case of chronic diarrhoea: olmesartan-induced sprue-like enteropathy.
BMJ case reports. 2015 [DOI] 10.1136/bcr-2015-212318. [PMID] 26370634.
2014
A Fishy Case of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
American Journal of Gastroenterology. 109(2)

Education

Fellowship – Hepatology
1999 · Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency – Gastroenterology
1998 · Catholic Medical Center
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
1984 · Government Medical College Amritsar
Bachelor of Science
1980 · Government College Dharmsala

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-9400
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100214
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
PO BOX
GAINESVILLE FL 326100001