Afser Shariff, M.D. received his medical degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. He completed his General Surgery Internship and did two years of Neurosurgery before completing the Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at Henry Ford Hospital (Detroit). His areas of interest are pediatrics, allergy & immunology and chronic ear disease.

Dr.Shariff was raised in Fenton, Missouri. In medical school he served as the Executive Vice-President of the advisory council and was inducted into the honor society. His hobbies include reading, bicycling and sailing. He donates his time to work with national organizations for the promotion of good governmental public policies.

Dr.Shariff is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery.