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Dr. Peter Francis Sharkey MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery, and Surgery.
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Dr. Peter Sharkey has 9 office locations.
Rothman Institute Jefferson
925 Chestnut St
Fl 5
Center City East, Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Locations and availability (9)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(14)
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Sharkey is Excellent. Dr. Sharkey has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.6923076923077 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.3846153846154 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.8461538461538 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.7692307692308 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.5
  • Currently 3.5384615384615 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.3846153846154 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars

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 SUNY College of Health Science. He has 7 awards.

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

Affiliations

Dr. Sharkey has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Main Line Hospital - Bryn Mawr 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Sharkey accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 5 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Peter F. Sharkey practice?
Dr. Peter Sharkey practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery, and Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Media, PA and King Of Prussia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.