May 2, 2022
HORNELL, NY – UR Medicine/St. James Hospital is pleased to announce that local Urology services are expanding to fulltime with the addition of Nitin Sharma, MD, who is joining the Hospital as a fulltime Urologist, effective May 2nd.
Dr. Sharma’s area of expertise is general Urology to treat conditions such as voiding dysfunction, benign and malignant prostate problems, elevated prostate-specific antigen (PSA), bladder tumor, urinary retention, urinary tract infections, conditions causing blood in the urine, sexual dysfunction, and male infertility. He sees both adults and children and also specializes in minimally invasive percutaneous renal surgeries to extract kidney stones, and will do procedures at St. James Hospital.
Dr. Sharma received his medical degree from the University of Pune (India) in 2000. He then completed his residency in General Surgery at the University of Delhi (India) and his residency in Urology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (India). With ten years of Urology experience, Dr. Sharma has also completed several fellowships: Robotic and Endourology at the University of Rochester (NY), Minimally Invasive Urology at Northwell Health (NY), and Renal Transplant and Renal Cancer Surgery at the University of Alberta (Canada).
Dr. Sharma will see patients in Hornell at the St. James Hospital specialty clinic, 7309 Seneca Road North, Suite 102, Monday – Friday. Urologist Dr. Divya Ajay will also continue to see patients at the specialty clinic. A referral is required. To make an appointment or for more information please call (607) 385 – 3820.