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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(46)
Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Sharkey is Good. Dr. Sharkey has been reviewed by 46 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
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Promptness 4.3
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Courteous Staff 4.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
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Bedside Manner 4.7
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Spends Time with Me 4.5
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Follows Up After Visit 4.3
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Sharkey, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Femoral Fractures
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Joint Diseases
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Leg Length Inequality
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteotomy
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Prosthesis-Related Infections
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Sharkey graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Hip Osteoarthritis
Hip Replacement Arthroplasty
Knee Replacement Arthroplasty
Philadelphia Magazines Top Docs
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013, 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Sharkey has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Mercy Suburban Hospital 
  • Nazareth Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Peter Francis Sharkey MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Peter F. Sharkey practice?
Dr. Peter Sharkey has 2 office locations.
Dr. Peter Sharkey practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Marlton, NJ.
See Philadelphia Orthopedic Surgeons.