Dr. Sunil Sharma, MD FACS has over 20 years experience in bariatric weight loss surgery and he is considered to be one of the pioneers of Robotic and Bariatric Surgery.  His expertise include, but is not limited to, bariatric surgery (weight loss), complex gastrointestinal surgery and revision/conversion surgery, metabolic surgery, biological hormone replacement treatment (BHRT), acid reflux disease (GERD), hernia repair, gallstones, colon surgery, varicose veins, and aesthetic and body contouring procedures. He pioneered several innovative techniques in cutting edge weight loss surgeries, including painless surgery without the use of narcotics using regional block (TAP Block).  He is the leader in hormone replacement therapy, which optimizes the metabolism to achieve the best outcome after surgery as well as improve quality of life. Dr. Sharma has been designated as a Master Surgeon for Robotic surgery as well as bariatric surgery based on the exceptional quality of care, excellent outcomes, and high volume surgery. It is for these reasons why he is a nationally and internationally recognized renowned surgeon. 

In addition to his impressive surgical history, Dr Sharma served as a Teacher, Chief Instructor, Tutor, Eminent Speaker, Moderator & Faculty for many Prestigious Presentations, CME, Patient Awareness Program, Cadaveric Workshops, State, National & International Forums/ Conferences Held in USA & Abroad. He has been an invited faculty in India for Obesity Surgery Society of India (OSSI).

In 2014, Dr. Sharma founded New Life Surgical Associates, which specializes in bariatric and minimally invasive surgeries, in Jacksonville, Florida. His primary focus is delivering the highest standard of safe and ethical weight loss treatments. Dr. Sharma is a very passionate and dedicated physician who dedicates extensive time to educate the patients and explain the weight loss treatment plan using modern technology.  He ensures his patients are well informed and fully participate in the decision-making process. Through New Life Surgical Associates patients can expect a comfortable private medical center with state of the art medical equipment, a highly trained and board certified surgical team, and a friendly staff which focuses on patient satisfaction and positive outcomes.


Weight Loss Surgeries

  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Duodenal Switch
  • Revision Bariatric Surgery
  • Conversion Weight Loss Surgery

Complex GI Surgery

  • Hiatal Hernia And Reflux Treatment
  • Hernia Repair
  • Gallbladder
  • Colon Cancer And Polyps
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding

Active Member

  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
  • American Society of Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery (ASMBS)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • Obesity Surgery Society of India (OSSI)
  • Asia Pacific Bariatric Surgery Society (APBSS). 

If you are looking for a solution for your obesity issues,  please consult Dr. Sunil Sharma, a leading bariatric surgeon in Jacksonville, FL. to discuss your weight loss goals and personalized weight loss program with the best outcome. You can see him by booking an appointment at New Life Surgical Associates, one of the top Bariatric Surgery Centers in Florida.