Dr Sharpe has been a specialist anaesthetist for 28 years. He is a founding member of the Alliance Anaesthetics group, and a medical graduate of the University of Sydney. Having trained as a specialist in Sydney, he underwent further training in neurosurgical and paediatric anaesthesia at UC Davis, California and gained specialist recognition in the USA. He now works in private practice with appointments to St George, Prince of Wales, Kareena and President Private Hospitals. His areas of expertise includes anaesthesia for neurosurgery, orthopaedic, plastic and cosmetic surgery.