Hailing from North Carolina, Dr. Sharpe has lived in Charleston since the early 1980s and performed his ophthalmology residency at the Medical University of South Carolina.  Dr. Sharpe completed a vitreoretinal fellowship at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary of Harvard Medical School.

Over the last 20 years Dr. Sharpe has distinguished himself as an outstanding clinician and surgeon, having operated on thousands of Lowcountry patients with retinal and macular disease.  Additionally, he has participated in clinical trials evaluating new and novel treatments for retinal disease.  He has been certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology since 1985.