Eric J. Hemberg, M.D.

Eric J. Hemberg, M.D.

Dr. Hemberg was born in Canada and attended the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. After practicing in Langley, B.C., Canada he opened his practice in the States, August 1979 in Valley, Alabama. In 2006 he moved to Opelika and on May 1, 2013 opened Hemberg Health Care, LLC. Dr. Hemberg will soon be married 33 years to Margaret Houghton formerly of Lanett, Alabama. Together they have two sons, and one daughter. Colin, 26 resides in Tennessee. David, 19 will be attending Auburn University this fall and Elisabeth, 18 will be attending Samford in Birmingham. All three home schooled by their Mom. While family practice is Dr. Hemberg’s life passion and enjoys learning about each patient he also loves to play in the dirt. So you shouldn’t be surprised to see him operating heavy equipment for land development.


Sunil K Sharma, M.D.

Sunil K Sharma, M.D.

In September 2013 Dr. Sharma joined Hemberg Health Care’s provider team. Dr. Sharma was born in Atlanta, Georgia. He attended the University of Tennessee, and did his residency in Anniston, Alabama. Subsequently he opened his private practice in Alexander City for five years. Dr. Sharma married Courtney Harris in 2002. Courtney was born in Lee County and lived in Roanoke, Alabama until her family moved to Atlanta. Dr. Sharma and Courtney met while attending high school in Atlanta. Courtney is a Nurse Practitioner in pediatrics from UAB. Currently she is a ‘stay at home’ mom. They have three children, one girl and two boys; Samantha 10, Chandler 6 and Bodhi soon to be 2. They reside in Auburn and enjoy spending time with family and friends as well as boating on Lake Martin. Dr. Sharma’s specialty, Family Medicine, keeps him challenged and inspired to continue helping to improve his patients’ lives. He enjoys all facets of Family Medicine and the achievements in his weight loss program for patients.