Sharanya Nama

Sharanya Nama, MD

  • Anesthesiology Pain Management
  • Anesthesiology
  • Physician
4.3 out of 5
  • 102 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 22 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-2225 Appointments cannot be scheduled directly with this provider.

About Me

I’m a board-certified anesthesiologist and interventional pain medicine physician. I specialize in treating painful spine and joint conditions.

I believe in a comprehensive approach for pain management where we can design a plan to attack pain from all angles. This may include a range of treatments from exercise and rehabilitation to diet counseling and behavioral therapy to injection-based treatments when needed. I integrate the newest, evidence-based technologies into my practice as well as complementary medicine approaches including massage, yoga and meditation. I work one-on-one with my patients to develop a long-term treatment plan that will help them get back to doing the activities that they enjoy.

In my spare time, I like to explore different parks in central Ohio with my family.

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Ablation Techniques
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Neck Pain
  • Headache
  • Rhizotomy
  • Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint
  • Sciatica
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Low Back Pain
  • Spondylosis
  • Spinal Diseases
  • Bursitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Injections, Intra-Articular
  • Pain Management
  • Chronic Pain

Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
8/15/2006 - 5/14/2010


University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

6/24/2010 - 6/23/2011


University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

7/1/2011 - 6/30/2014


University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

7/1/2014 - 8/25/2015

Board Certifications

American Board of Anesthesiology

American Board of Anesthesiology (Subspecialty: Pain Management)

Academic Information

My Department



The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

102 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.3 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.4 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.4 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.1 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    3.9 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.6 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.2 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

    Very concern, caring and made me feel confident in her. She kept checking to see if I was ok and not in any pain or uncomfortable. A real joyous experience.

  • Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

    Very informative and helpful in helping me to not be nervous and explained everything I needed to know

  • Reviewed on Dec 18, 2019

    Very good.

  • Reviewed on Nov 24, 2019

    She explained things well. Easy to communicate with. Nurse/assistant.

  • Reviewed on Jul 29, 2019

    First time for and was very pleased. Also see Dr. Stacy Arodwin and she is wonderful very caring and patience with me and has kept me very well informed over the last 6 yrs.

  • Reviewed on Jul 09, 2019


  • Reviewed on Jun 14, 2019

    Very attentive and informative

  • Reviewed on May 03, 2019

    Caring, professional, helpful, friendly.

  • Reviewed on Apr 25, 2019

    Compassionate competent great.

  • Reviewed on Apr 16, 2019

    Dr. Nama is the best I have ever had. All my life.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Nama has reported no relationships with companies or entities.