Dr. Shefaali Sharma has been providing health care to women in Madison since 2012. She earned her Doctorate of Medicine from University of Wisconsin where she was nominated by classmates for induction into the Gold Humanism Honor Society for exhibiting humanism and professionalism in medicine. She also received the Dr. Sam G. Perlson Scholarship for pursuit of a career in OB/GYN with outstanding scholarly and humanistic qualities. She subsequently completed her residency at the University of Wisconsin, serving as administrative chief resident during her final year of training. She is a staff physician at UnityPoint Health–Meriter Hospital.
Dr. Sharma grew up in southeast Wisconsin. She attended the University of Wisconsin where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology as well as Neurobiology. She worked as a certified nursing assistant throughout her undergraduate and part of her medical school training.
Dr. Sharma approaches her medical practice with a holistic, patient centered perspective focused on empowering her patients, excellent communication and high quality evidence based care. Her special interests include:
- High and low risk obstetrics
- Pre-conception counseling
- Management of abnormal uterine bleeding
- Multi-modal approaches to pelvic pain
- Minimally invasive surgical techniques, including vaginal surgery, laparoscopy and hysteroscopy
Dr. Sharma lives in Madison with her husband and children. She serves as an Advisory Board Member for the Providers and Teens Communicating for Health (PATCH) Program through the Wisconsin Alliance for Women’s Health. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, frequenting local farmer’s markets, and spending time with her family.