Dr. Leigha Sharp is a native Texan and graduated from The University of Texas in Austin with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She practiced as a pediatric registered nurse for four years in Denver, Colorado before attending medical school at the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine part of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso, Texas.
Dr. Sharp was in the top 10th percentile of her medical school class and inducted into the highly esteemed honors societies of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (AΩA) and Gold Humanism Honors Society. She completed her intern year in Internal Medicine at the University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. Dr. Sharp completed her Dermatology residency training at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas.
Dr. Sharp is excited to continue serving patients in West Texas by joining the team with Dr. Akin and Dr. Chandler at Midland Dermatology. Dr. Sharp enjoys treating all dermatologic conditions in all age groups. She is trained in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology.
Dr. Sharp spends much of her free time with her husband and family, which includes her dog, cats, and chickens.