Priyanka Sharma, MD, is a Family Medicine physician, committed to providing comprehensive, patient-centered care to adults and adolescents. She is passionate about women’s health, diagnosing and treating illness, managing chronic conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure, and educating patients on self-care and lifestyle changes to prevent disease. She earned her medical doctorate from the Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine at McMaster University in Canada, where she was an active volunteer and mentor for various health charities and initiatives.¬† She completed her Family Medicine residency at the Halton McMaster Family Health Centre. She is currently a member of the Ontario Medical Association, Canadian Medical Association, and College of Family Physicians of Canada, and is enthusiastic to bring her expertise to our community. Her hobbies include event planning, decorating cupcakes, and spending time outdoors with her husband Abhinn Aggarwal, MD, who is a Family Medicine resident at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences’ Northwest Campus in Minot.
Family Medicine is a primary healthcare specialty concerned with preventing, diagnosing and treating a wide variety of ailments in patients of all ages, incorporating training in Surgery, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics and Geriatric Medicine. It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of family history and the surrounding community.