Dr. Maneesh Sharma obtained his Bachelor of Science in chemistry at the University of Toronto in 1991 before earning his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Iowa in 1995. Following graduation, Dr. Sharma was accepted into the post-graduate endodontic specialty program at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He completed his specialty training in 1997 and also obtained a master’s degree in oral sciences.
Upon completion of his studies, Dr. Sharma and his family moved to Ottawa. He worked as an associate for three years before opening his own practice in Kanata in 1999. Dr. Sharma was pleased to welcome Dr. Mario D’Addario to the practice in 2005.
Dr. Sharma has been a frequent lecturer at local dental study groups and dental associations, and has served on the advisory committee of the Journal of the Canadian Dental Association Oasis Continuing Education Forum. He is an active member in the Canadian Dental Association, the Ontario Dental Association, the Ontario Society of Endodontists, the Canadian Academy of Endodontists, and the Ottawa Dental Society.
Dr. Sharma is currently the President of the Canadian Academy of Endodontists. He is the Past President of the Ottawa Dental Society (ODS), as well Past Chair of both the Continuing Education and Communication Committees for the ODS. He has served as a Councillor for the Ontario Dental Association and is a Past President of the Ottawa Dental Study Club.