Dr. Anshu Rajnish Sharma

Dr. Anshu Rajnish Sharma

Consultant & Head, Nuclear Medicine & PET-CT

DNB, DRM, MAMS, FICNM, FANMB, FRCP (Glasg.) UK

  • YEARS OF PRACTICE: 31+ years
  • GENDER: Male
  • LANGUAGES SPOKEN: English, Hindi, Urdu
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Biography

Underwent post-graduate training from country’s premier institute Radiation Medicine Centre, Bhabha Atomic Research Center, Mumbai followed by residency training from Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow and qualified Diplomate of National Board (Nuclear Medicine) in 1996. Has 31 years of extensive clinical experience in both tertiary-care teaching and large super-specialty corporate hospitals including Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (Mumbai), Tata Memorial Hospital (Mumbai), Nizams’ Institute of Medical Sciences (Hyderabad), Apollo Hospital (Colombo) and Government Medical College (PGIMS, Rohtak).

My Mantra

Applying technology optimally in patient care with human touch

AREA(S) OF INTEREST:

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Nuclear Medicine

Specialty Interests :

  • Molecular Imaging (18-F FDG, 18-F Fluoride, Ga-68 PSMA, Ga-68 DOTANOC PET-CT scans)
  • General Nuclear Medicine (Renal Scans,Hepato-biliary, Bone Scan, SPECTetc)
  • Thyroid Cancer and Hyperthyroidism (Radioiodine Therapy)
  • Nuclear Cardiology

NAME OF INSTITUTE(S):

    • Government Medical College (PGIMS), Rohtak (MD University)
    • Radiation Medicine Centre, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (Mumbai University)
    • Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute Of Medical Sciences, Lucknow (National Board of Examination, New Delhi)

FELLOWSHIPS:

    • Fellow of Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons (FRCP) Glasgow, UK
    • Fellow of Asian Board of Nuclear Medicine (FANMB)
    • Fellow of Indian College of Nuclear Medicine (FICNM)
    • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)/ RCA Training in Advanced Clinical Applications of PET (2010)
    • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)/RCA Training on Fundamental Clinical Applications of PET (2008)
    • International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Training in Radionuclide Therapy (1999)
    • Visiting Fellowship in SPECT-CT and CT Coronary Angio at University of Western Ontario, London, Canada (2009)
  • 2019 : Vikram Sarabhai Memorial Oration Award in 51st Annual Conference of SNM, India (SNMICON-2019)
  • 2017 : Hal O Anger Memorial Oration Award in 1st Annual Conference of Nuclear Medicine Physicists Association of India
  • 2019-21 : Dean, Indian College of Nuclear Medicine (ICNM)
  • 2019-21 : President, Nuclear Cardiological Society of India (NCSI)
  • 2016-17 : President, Society of Nuclear Medicine India (SNMI)
  • 2009-13 : Editor-in-Chief, Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine (IJNM)
  • 2009 : Certificate of Merit for Educational Exhibit in 95th Annual Meeting of Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago (USA)
  • 2000 : German Remedies Travel Fellowship of Indian Radiological & Imaging Assocation
  • 1999 : Second Best Poster Award by Vascular Society of India at 6th Annual Conference at Hyderabad
  • 1998 : Best Paper Award by Indian Radiological Imaging Association (IRIA – A.P. State) at Hyderabad
  • 1997 : Best Paper Award in 29th Annual Conference of SNM, India at PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • 1996 : Best Paper Award by Indian Radiological Imaging Association (IRIA – U.P. State) at Dehardun
  • 1995 : Best Paper Award in 27th Annual Conference of SNM, India at SVIMS, Tirupati

Thirty one years of clinical experience including 26 years in the field of Nuclear Medicine in the large super-specialty corporate and postgraduate teaching hospitals as Associate Professor, Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH) Mumbai; Asst. Professor, Nizams's Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), Hyderabad; Senior Resident, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Lucknow and Head, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Apollo Hospitals, Colombo (Sri Lanka)..

Experience at KDAH

Twenty three thousands PET-CT scans for wide spectrum of cancers, localization of occult infection, Fever of Unknown Origin, Myocardial Viability Assessment (Cardiac PET), evaluation of dementia (Brain PET) and movement disorders (FDOPA Brain PET).

More than 15000 nuclear medicine scans and procedures on Gamma Camera (SPECT)

High Dose Radioiodine Therapy of more than 500 patients of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer under admission in Isolation Ward facility at KDAH.

Ga-68 labeled PSMA PET-CT (for prostate cancers) and Ga-68 DOTANOC PET-CT for Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)

Publications & Presentations

Forty papers/articles published in peer reviewed national and international journals including Clinical Nuclear Medicine, Radiographics, Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine More than 100 podium presentations as 'faculty' as well as 'scientific papers'at national conferences

Professional Memberships

  • 2008 : Member, National Academy of Medical Sciences (MAMS)
  • 2007 : Association of Nuclear Medicine Physicians of India
  • 2006 : Member, Indian College of Nuclear Medicine (MICNM)
  • 2006 : Member, Indian College of Radiology & Imaging
  • 1998 : Indian Thyroid Society
  • 1996 : Indian Radiological & Imaging Association
  • Kiran Gupta Chidambaram

    Respected Smt Kokilabenji,

    Madame I got pet CT scan on 29th September at your hospital Dr Anshu Rajnish Sharma did it. Very good doctor. Your doctors treat us very well also, all your other staff. I lived near your hospital its...

No. Journal Code Department Type Download
1 141 Nuclear Medicine National Download

Publication/Talk Title : SPECT-CT: Technology Trail

Journal Published : Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine

2 137 Nuclear Medicine National Download

Publication/Talk Title : Nuclear Medicine in Sports

Journal Published : Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine

3 136 Nuclear Medicine National Download

Publication/Talk Title : Reason to Celebrate

Journal Published : Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine

4 133 Nuclear Medicine National Download

Publication/Talk Title : Emergency Nuclear Medicine

Journal Published : Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine

5 131 Nuclear Medicine National Download

Publication/Talk Title : Research Audit

Journal Published : Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine

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