Professional Summary

Education & Certifications
  • Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2001) CA
  • Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1999) CA
  • Medical Education: Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine Office of the Registrar (1998) NH
  • Board Certification: American Board of Preventive Medicine, Clinical Informatics (2014)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2001)
  • MD, Dartmouth Medical School, Medicine (1998)
  • BA, Northwestern University, Bachelor of Arts in Music (1990)

Honors & Awards
  • Award for Professionalism in a Member of the Medicine Housestaff, Stanford University Medical Center (2001)
  • Charles Dorsey Armstrong Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Stanford University Medical Center (2001)
  • David A. Rytand Clinical Teaching Award, Stanford University Department of Medicine (2005)
  • Regional ACP-ASIM Clinical Vignette Poster Competition, 2nd Prize, American College of Physicians (2001)
  • Stanford Internal Medicine Divisional Teaching Award, Stanford University Medical Center (2003)

Administrative Appointments
  • Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, Stanford University Medical Center (2007 - 2013)
  • Chair, Medical Staff HIM Committee, Stanford University Medical Center (2009 - Present)
  • Chief Medical Information Officer, Stanford University Medical Center (2013 - Present)
  • D&E Ground Medical Ward Director, Stanford University Medical Center (2002 - 2006)
  • Medical Director for Clinical Informatics, Stanford University Medical Center (2006 - 2007)


Practice Locations

Stanford Primary Care in Palo Alto Palo Alto, CA
Palo Alto, CA

211 Quarry Road

Palo Alto , CA 94304

(650) 498-9000

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(58 Ratings)

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(83 reviews)

excellent doctor I like to see doctor again
He sets the Standard.
I've been seeing Dr. Sharp for a long time now. Excellent doctor. Trust and respect his judgement on my medical issues.
Great doctor! I have been seing him for a long time. Trust him with his knowledge and wouldn't want to see another doctor. He is the BEST!
Exceptional staff. Blessed to have Dr Sharp as my doctor.
Very thoughtful and clear. Calm. Knowledgeable. Reassuring.
He is very passionate with his work and does his best to resolve patience's any health issues.
Very professionally and detailed oriented in conducting the appointment to help patient gain full knowledge of their symptoms and effective treatments
Dr. Sharpe is outstanding, and I would without hesitation recommend him to others.
he is an excellent doctor, very well-rounded. i have many overlapping issues including cervical and lumbar spine, various orthopedic, and now cognitive challenges. dr sharp has been my PCP for at least 20 year now and has played my medical quarterback, so to speak, helping to coordinate and manage/keep track of numerous specialties who all "partner" in my care but dont talk to each other. Without dr sharp as my quarterback, i would truly be lost.
I am glad to have him.
Dr. Sharp is an excellent doctor.
Excellent caregiver. Truly passionate about great caregiving, asking questions and providing advice and next steps.
Extremely welcoming & professional.
He is exellent
Dr. Sharp was very thorough and advised comprehensively truly set my mind at ease!
He is an excellent and very supportive doctor and I feel lucky to have him as my physician
Dr. Sharp is terrific, always thoughtful and knowledgeable and compassionate.
Exceptional and excalenent
The visit was very good
Great as always
Excellent doctor. Listens and answers all my questions. Very nice.
Learned thorough excellent listener professional
Dr. Christopher Sharp is an outstanding medical professional, I could not ask for better care.
Dr. Sharp is an excellent doctor and the wait time was minimal.
Great MD, listens well and acts to address problems
I am extremely satisfied being in his care.
He is the best on every criteria that I would rate a physician, and I am as picky as patients get about doctors for me and mine. I have absolute confidence in him.
I've been a patient of Dr. Sharp's for about 20 years and he is always competent and caring.
Hi is great physician, I am happy to have him as my family physician.
It was all excellent.
Excellent doctor; knowledgeable, interested and patient!
Thank you Dr. Sharp
Dr. Sharp is an excellent physician.
Outstanding physician who communicates exceedingly well with his patients his knowledgeable assessment of their conditions and his guidance of their future care. His competence and concern inspires confidence and trust in his care for which his patients are very grateful.
He’s doing a good job in this video visit
Dr. Sharp was excellent and helped answer my questions and concerns.
Personable, helpful, and genuine. He was also knowledgeable about the subject at hand. Thanks, Dr Sharp DS
Give him a raise and an even fancier title.
Dr Sharp is a great physician. He is knowledgeable, care, and very patient to my well beings.
He is outstanding!
Dr. Sharp, as usual, was excellent.
Dr. Sharp, I thank you for all your help. I appreciate you.
Great bedside manners, knowledgeable, courteous, caring.
Dr. Sharp excels in every aspect of medical expertise, ability to instill trust and understanding via superior communication skills - confident, knowledgeable, wise & friendly - he is an outstanding physician.
Dr. Sharp is a caring dr. & a good listener.
All is excellent thank you very much for attending me like a queen I congratulate you because one has confidence in all the personnel.
Great experience; good staff, excellent doctor; great bedside manners; empathetic, understanding, informative.
Dr Sharpe is a "rockstar". have enjoyed many years in his care since he started at Stanford
Dr. Sharp is excellent.
Dr. Sharp is very thorough & he takes a lot of time with his patients.
To me Stanford Hospital is the best I have always found a very fine staff, very nice, it's a beautiful hospital and very clean.
Dr. Sharp is outstanding in every respect.
Excellent care and highly recommended to any one. He is very professional and courteous doctor.
Excellent care.
Dr. Sharp goes above and beyond with his care and concern for our daughters well being!
Totally satisfied.
Dr. Sharp has always been an incredible doctor!
Dr. Sharp is very professional: learned, aware articulate, careful, listens.
I am so grateful for the excellent care from Dr. Sharp!
Dr. Sharp excels in every way - Although he is only available do see patients on Thursdays his excellent knowledge, manner and care is well worth the wait!
So far is terrific!
Dr. Sharp was exactly the type of doctor I was looking for.
Very concern about my health and includes me with his recommendation and with explanation.
Dr. Sharp is an amazing provider.
Always outstanding in every respect.
The best.
Dr. Christopher Sharp is excellent, meticulous, professional and caring. Could not ask for anyone better.
Best doctor EVER!
Very professional, clear & competent.
Dr. Sharp is an excellent doctor.
Dr. Sharp is excellent. Listens and orders tests needed to keep me healthy.
Very professional in manner. Thoughtful. Prompt in responding on My Health.
Dr. Sharp is an excellent doctor with genuine concern for his patients.
I got an excellent care & service.
I do wish he had been a bit less rushed/behind schedule.
Tofer's the best!
Excellent dr.
Dr. Sharp is very helpful with my medical treatments and needs.
One of the best MD's of a lifetime! Genuine kind concern. Care as a partnership. Excellent teacher!
I hope that Dr. Sharp keep on seeing patients he is the best.
My association with C. Sharp has been long and very good.

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