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Sonal Sharma, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology
Department: Neurology

Contact information
3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Kasturba Medical College, 2013.
Post-Graduate Training
Pediatrics and Child Neurology Residency, Children's Mercy Hospital, 2015-2020.
Mitochondrial Medicine Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2020-2021.
Rare Disease Clinical Research Training Program, Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC, 2020-2021.
ABPN Certification with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology, 2020.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

mitochondrial medicine

Description of Research Expertise

mitochondrial medicine

Selected Publications

Sharma S, Peterson J, Alves C, Goldstein A: White matter involvement on MRI in primary mitochondrial disease Oral presentation at United Mitochondrial Disease Foundations Mitochondrial Medicine Symposium, Charlotte, NC June 2023.

Sharma S, Peterson J, Alves C, Goldstein A: Identifying neuroimaging patterns in mitochondrial leukoencephalopathies. Poster presentation at American Academy of Neurology Annual Conference, Boston, MA April 2023.

Sonal Sharma, Sergey Magnitsky, Emily Reesey, Mitchell Schwartz, Suraya Haroon, Manuela Lavorato1, Sherine Chan, Christoph Seiler, Benjamin Wilkins6, Daniel Martinez, Marni J. Falk : Novel development of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to study structural anatomic differences in diverse organs of primary mitochondrial disease in adult zebrafish animal models Poster presentation at United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation’s Mitochondrial Medicine Symposium, Phoenix, AZ June 2022.

Sharma S, Goldstein A, Falk M. : Mitochondrial Disease. Kellerman RD, Rakel DP. Conn’s Current Therapy 2022 Elsevier, 2022.

Sharma S, Repnikova E, Noel-MacDonnell JR, LePichon JB: Diagnostic yield of genetic testing in 324 infants with hypotonia Clin Genet 100(6): 752-757, Dec 2021.

Sharma S, Abdelmoity S, Ilyas M: Bradycardia: A Rare but Significant Side Effect of Oral Steroids in Patients With Epileptic Spasms Pediatr Neurol 112(1): 2-4, Nov 2020.

Sharma S, Heller K : "What’s the Diagnosis?” The Link 9(4), April 2017.

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Last updated: 06/09/2023
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