Ivey Eye Institute - London Ontario Canada

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Clinical Specialty

Bio Sketch

Dr. Sharan sub-specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus and takes care of the Pediatric Glaucomas. She currently holds the position of Associate Professor - Ophthalmology, Surgery and Pediatrics at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University and is Director of Undergraduate Medical Education Curriculum for Ophthalmology.

Dr. Sharan has undergone broad training. She graduated from medical school at Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry University, India. After finishing Ophthalmology residency with the National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, she fellowship trained in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at the Save Sight Institute/Sydney Eye Hospital, University of Sydney and then at the IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax. Dr. Sharan is also trained in glaucoma with fellowship training at Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto.

She has a keen interest in teaching and a special research interest in teaching and pediatric glaucomas. She has authored several scientific papers, and a frequently invited speaker. In her free time, Dr. Sharan loves cycling, hiking and is a world history buff.

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor, Western University

Director, Undergraduate Ophthalmology Medical Education, Western University


Sapna Sharan


  • Residency: National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
  • Fellowship:

    Pediatric Ophthalmology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia

    Glaucoma, University of Toronto

    Pediatric Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia



Office Contact Information

  • Phone: 519 - 685 - 8795
  • Fax: 519 - 646 - 6094
  • Address:

Ivey Eye Institute
268 Grosvenor St.
London ON N6A 4V2

Ivey Eye Institute
St. Joseph's Health Care London, St. Joseph's Hospital
Department of Ophthalmology, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University
268 Grosvenor Street, Zone B, Level 1, Room B1-050
London Ontario Canada, N6A 4V2
Tel: 519-646-6100 ext. 66018
www.iveyeye.ca / doctors / doctors-by-name / sapna-sharan /
This page last updated on: April 20, 2020.