Sharon Sha, MD, MS

Memory disorders specialist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Dr. Sha received her Bachelor’s degrees in Cognitive Science and Molecular Cell Biology emphasizing in Neurobiology from UC Berkeley. She went on to obtain a Master’s degree in Physiology and MD from Georgetown University. She trained in Neurology at UCLA and Stanford University and completed a clinical and research fellowship in behavioral neurology at UCSF where she focused on identifying biomarkers for genetic forms of frontotemporal dementia and caring for patients with movement disorders and cognitive impairment.

Dr. Sha’s clinical expertise include Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia, Lewy Body disease, corticobasal syndrome, progressive supranuclear palsy, Huntington’s disease, ataxia, multiple system atrophy, and other dementias.

Dr. Sha’s non-clinical time is spent conducting clinical trials in order to identify disease modifying treatments for dementia. She has a special interest in genetic forms of dementia and the cognitive impairment in parkinsonian-related disorders.
4.8 out of 5
82 Patient Ratings
4 Patient Comments

Memory Disorders Center

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6469
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Professional Education

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2010) CA

Medical Education: Georgetown University (2006) DC

Fellowship: University of California San Francisco (2013) CA

Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2010)

Residency: University of California Los Angeles (2008) CA

Internship: California Pacific Medical Center (2007) CA

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.8

Friendliness

4.9

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, May 2014

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Excellent service by Dr. Sha, she is friendly & knowledgeable. I have high confidence in her.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Sha is a true lady and I have complete confidence in her as a doctor.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

The entire staff have made my experience. 'EXCELLENT.'

4.8 out of 5
82 Patient Ratings
4 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, May 2014

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Excellent service by Dr. Sha, she is friendly & knowledgeable. I have high confidence in her.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Sha is a true lady and I have complete confidence in her as a doctor.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

The entire staff have made my experience. 'EXCELLENT.'