SARASOTA, Fla. – Sarasota Memorial Health Care System welcomed a new endocrinologist to its First Physicians Group specialists team dedicated to endocrine health this week.
Sonia Sharma, MS, MD, joins FPG Endocrinology with expertise in treating adrenal gland disorders, pituitary dysfunction, thyroid disease, osteoporosis and diabetes with the latest monitoring technology. Board-certified in Internal Medicine and board-eligible in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Dr. Sharma earned her medical degree from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, Penn., in 2012, before completing an internship in General Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, Penn., in 2013. She then went to the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, where she completed an Internal Medicine and Pediatric residency in 2018 and a fellowship with the Center’s Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism in 2020.
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Dr. Sharma is now seeing patients in 2 locations: Waldemere Medical Plaza (1921 Waldemere St., Sarasota 34239) and Lorraine Corners in Lakewood Ranch (14405 Arbor Green Trail, Suite 103, Lakewood Ranch 34202). For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 941-917-3270.
About Sarasota Memorial’s First Physicians Group
First Physicians Group is a network of primary and specialty care physicians employed by Sarasota Memorial Health Care System to help fill the gaps caused by a shortage of physicians in the region. Backed by the resources and reputation of Sarasota Memorial, the group of more than 250 primary and specialty care physicians and advanced practice providers have been carefully selected and recruited to provide the community with compassionate and comprehensive medical care. Specialties include: Bariatric Surgery; Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery; Orthopedic Trauma Surgery; Gastroenterology; General Surgery; Internal Medicine and Family Practice; Medical, Neurological and Surgical Hospitalists; Memory Disorders; Pediatrics; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Maternal-Fetal Medicine; Obstetrics/Gynecology; Gynecological and Gastrointestinal Oncology; Endocrinology; Dermatology; Gastroenterology; Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery; Psychiatry; Palliative Care; and Urology.