About Anuj Sharma


Gastroenterologist Anuj Sharma, M.D. joined our SoutheastHealth family in early 2017. His patients benefit from his a broad range of expertise, including Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), peptic ulcer disease, pancreatitis, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, cirrhosis and colon cancer screening. Dr. Sharma is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine for internal medicine and gastroenterology and is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterology Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. When he's not providing world-class care to his patients, Dr. Sharma enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and basketball.









  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology


  • 2010, Virginia Commonwealth University, MD
  • 2006, Virginia Commonwealth University, BS


  • 2013, Shands at the University of Florida


  • 2016, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  • American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
  • American Gastroenterological Association

Office Locations

Southeast Gastroenterology

1723 Broadway
Suite 220
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701    Maps & Directions
Phone: 573-331-7910
Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM


SoutheastHEALTH is pleased to welcome Gastroenterologist Dr. Anuj Sharma to Southeast Gastroenterology.


  • Excellence in Ambulatory Medicine Award, June 2011. 
  • IDSA Program Committee Choice Award – selected recipients based on outstanding scientific research and given up to four of the top abstracts in an open, overall category, October 2011.

Publications & Research

  • Antharam VC, Li EC, Ishmael A, Sharma A, Mai V, Rand RH, Wang GP. Intestinal dysbiosis and depletion of butyrogenic bacteria in Clostridium difficile infection and nosocomial diarrhea. J Clin Micobiol. 2013 Sep;51(9):2884-92.
  • Sharma A, Venkataperuma S, Suman A. Transarterial Chemoembolization (TACE) for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Comparison between Conventional Technique and Drug Eluting Beads. Hepatology, Journal of the AASLD. 2011 Oct; 54 (4 (Supplemental): 1411A.