Mahesh S. Sharma, MD

Section Chief of Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Co-director of the NC Children’s Heart Center
Associate Professor of Surgery

Clinical Interests

Pediatric cardiovascular surgery, artificial heart technology, adult congenital cardiothoracic surgery, transplantation heart and lung

Education

  • Student Research Fellow (Molecular Immunology), University of Texas
  • MD, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Clinical Research Assistant, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Student Research Fellow (Molecular Cardiology), Baylor College of Medicine
  • Resident in General Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Resident in General Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Resident in Cardiothoracic Surgery, The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Resident in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
  • Specialist Registrar (Fellow) in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, The Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

Board Certification

  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery – Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery – Congenital Heart Surgery

Publications

View Dr. Sharma’s recent research publications on PubMed.

Q & A

For a personal look at Dr. Sharma, check out his Q & A interview.

Dr. Mahesh S. Sharma