Dr Shilpi Sharma is a well-trained Head Neck cancer surgeon with a vast experience in detecting and treating all types of head neck cancers. Dr Shilpi is currently associated with Narayana Super Specialty Hospital, Gurgaon, India as Senior Head and Neck Cancer Surgeon. Dr Sharma has an overall experience of 17 years. She is one of the highest qualified Head and Neck Cancer Surgeons,not only in Delhi NCR but in the entire country. Her expertise lies in operating upon cancers involving mouth, tongue, jaw, cheek, larynx , thyroid, parathyroid, parotid,neck and nasopharynx. She has a distinct expertise in managing voice prosthesis related problems following laryngectomy for larynx cancers. Surgery for thyroid and parathyroid cancers is another area of her expertise. She has been trained under very fine thyroid surgeons and has acquired the similar skills. Dr Shilpi Sharma is also a great exponent of laser cancer surgery which is one of the latest developments in head and neck cancer surgeries. Apart from the routine surgeries, she is expert in handling post-radiotherapy recurrences, difficult and complicated surgeries.She is also apt in performing reconstruction surgeries for cancers.
Dr Sharma is a graduate of prestigious Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India and a post graduate in ENT from Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi India. She is also a Diplomat of National Board (DNB) in ENT. To start her journey of becoming an accomplished head and neck cancer surgeon she chose Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai, India as the first step, which is the best institute and mecca for any aspiring cancer surgeon. Further she went on to complete M.Ch in Head and Neck Cancer Surgery from the same institute. Dr Shilpi Sharma has been associated with some of the best hospitals in India like National Cancer Institute, Nagpur and Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital, Mumbai, India.
She has been a regular invitee as speaker and panelist in numerous national and international conferences. Dr Sharma is extensively involved in training and teaching aspiring head and neck cancer surgeons. In order to constantly upgrade her skill she keeps attending various confecrences, training programmes and seminars in India as well as abroad.
Presentation & Awards
Live Surgical demonstration of Neck dissection and Primary voice Prosthesis insertion during laryngectomy in 2nd Head & Neck Surgery Workshop, “Ca Larynx: management Update” 2017, Dhaka, Bangladesh, held on April 8th-9th, 2017
Oral presentation at 9th International conference on head neck cancer, American Head Neck society, AHNS July, 2016, Seattle, USA.
Oral presentation at 5th World Congress of IFHNOS & Annual Meeting of the American Head Neck Society AHNS, New York, 2014..
Best Oral presentation award of paper entitled ‘Tracheal involvement in locally advanced thyroid cancer: outcome analysis’ at IstAsia Pacific Society Of Thyroid Surgery, APTS, Korea, November 18-20, 2015.
MBBS from Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
MS (ENT) from Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
Clinical and Research Fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery from Tata Memorial Hospital Mumbai, India
M.Ch (Head & Neck Cancer Surgery) from Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
Senior Consultant & Head & Neck Cancer Surgeon at National Cancer Institute, Nagpur, India
Head & Neck Cancer Surgeon (7 years) at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
Oral Cancer Surgery & Flap Reconstruction
Thyroid and Parathyroid Cancer Surgery
Larynx (Voice box) Cancer Surgery
Post Laryngectomy Voice Prosthesis Insertion
Robotic Head & Neck Cancer Surgeries
Laser Surgeries for Head & Neck Cancer
She has published more than 30 national and international publications including original papers, review articles and book chapters. She has been involved as a co-investigator in various research projects including several randomised controlled trials. She is a member of ICMR committee which formulated the national guidelines for “Tongue Cancer”.
Sharma S, Chaukar D, Laskar SG, et al. The role of Pectoralis Major Myofascial flap in preventing Pharyngocutaneous Fistula following Salvage Laryngectomy. Journal of Laryngology otology. 2016;130(9):860-4.
D’Cruz AK, Sharma S, Rath GK et al. Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Consensus Document for the Management of Tongue Cancer. Indian Journal Of Medical And Pediatric Oncology. 2015;36(3):140-45.
Sayed SS, Sharma S, Rane P, Vaishampayan S, Talole S, Chaturvedi P et al.Can Metastatic Lymph Node Ratio (LNR) Predict Survival in Oral cavity cancer Patients? Journal of Surgical Oncology 2013;9999:1–8.
D’cruz AK, Sharma S, Pai PS. Current status of near-total laryngectomy: review. The Journal of Laryngology & Otology (2012), 126, 556–562.
Sharma S, Dandekar M, Chaukar D. KankerTiroid, Oral, Dan Kelenjar Saliva. Indonesia.1st edition. 2019. Diagnosis of oral cancer.
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