Amol Sharma

Associate Professor

Amol Sharma

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Gastroenterology

  • (706) 446-5848
  • (706) 721-0331
  • AD 2230


  • MD, Medicine Virginia Commonwealth Universi, 2008

  • MS, Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Case Western Reserve Universit, 2004


  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), 2015

  • Medical License by Georgia Composite Medical Board GA Composite Medical Board, 2015

  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), 2011

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 2015

Awards & Honors

  • Early Stage Investigator Award Digestive Disease Weekly (DDW) Annual Meeting, 2016

  • Honorable Mention American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), 2015

  • ACG Presidential Poster Award American College of Gastroenterology, 2014

  • Young Investigator Award American Neurogastroenterology Motility Society, 2014

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RGAS 5000

    Gastroenterology Hepatology

Teaching Interests

Gastrointestinal physiology & pathology


Selected Recent Publications

  • Constipation in Adults., 2016
  • Constipation: Pathophysiology and Current Therapeutic Approaches., 2016
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Transjugular Liver Biopsy and the Bloody Mess that Follows: A Rare Case of Hemobilia and Hemocholecystitis., 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • CBD Stones, If you can't Sweep them, Vacuum them!, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Use of Bedside Ultrasound by the Clinician in the Diagnosis of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)., 2014
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Neurogastroenterology, GI motility, Brain-gut pathways, Parkinson's Disease

Professional Service

  • Session Chair, DDW Annual Meeting 2017 - Present

    Role: Session Chair
  • Abstract Reviewer, NGM Subsection, American Gastroenterology Association 2017 - Present

    Role: Conference-Related
  • AUMC Physician Informaticist, Gastroenterology 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Faculty Advisory Council 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member