Anton Sharapov, M.D., FRCS(C), RPVI
Dr. Sharapov obtained a degree in Biochemistry and Organic Chemistry and then continued his medical education and training in General Surgery at Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Canada. He then served a Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Fellowship at Ottawa University, Ontario, Canada. He moved to the United States in 2008 to stay close to his and his wife’s family. He practiced in Wisconsin and most recently, in Kalamazoo, Michigan where he was on staff at Borgess and Bronson hospitals as well as Clinical Instructor in Surgery with the Michigan State University.
Dr. Sharapov practices all aspects of general and vascular surgery. He has a special interest in minimally invasive vascular surgery. He also developed at interest and expertise in complex abdominal wall reconstruction and recurrent hernias (www.ihavehernia.com). He stays current with the latest in vascular care and abdominal wall reconstructive surgery through attendance of mini fellowships, biolabs, and numerous workshops.
While in Medical School, Dr. Sharapov received CIBA prize in Anatomy. In 2006, he obtained Best Score among residents in General Surgery at Memorial University in Canadian Association of General Surgery in Training Examination. In June of 2011, Dr. Sharapov received a “Faculty Award for Excellence” at Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Michigan State University.
Dr. Sharapov is an author of unique vascular surgery review website (www.vascularsurgeryreview.com) that is utilized by vascular surgery fellows in training in Canada and United States.
Dr. Sharapov is certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, American Board of Surgery, American Board of Vascular Surgery and the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Dr Sharapov’s family used to vacation in the Petoskey area and they fell in love with the community. When the opportunity came up to join the Petoskey Surgeons, it was an easy decision. Dr. Sharapov is married and has 3 children. In this spare time he loves to downhill ski, bike, build decks and treehouses, and spend time with his family. Dr. Sharapov’s wife, a native of Wisconsin, Darcie Sharapova, is a board certified family doctor practicing with the Little Traverse Primary Care in Petoskey.