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Sunil K. Sharma, M.B.B.S. (M.D.)
Medical Director

Welcome to the home for bariatric surgery offered by the Department of Surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville. The department provides professional services at UF Health Jacksonville, a tertiary care teaching hospital, which serves Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.

The information contained on these pages is designed to provide a comprehensive view of bariatric surgery and contact information to answer any additional questions. Thank you for your interest and we hope you find our website interesting and informative.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Sunil K. Sharma, M.B.B.S. (M.D.)
Medical Director, Bariatric Surgery

News & Announcements

Patients experience “a whole new world” after weight loss surgery


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UF Health hospitals recognized among nation’s best


UF Health Jacksonville has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in North Florida, based on U.S. News & World Report’s... [full story]

Nine College of Medicine – Jacksonville faculty members promoted


Nine faculty members at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville have received promotions that will take effe... [full story]

Upcoming Events

Oct 1

The Science of Leading Yourself

From 8:00 AM until 9:00 AM

Oct 17

Florida Committee on Trauma Annual Meeting

From 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Nov 19