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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Sharkey is Good. Dr. Sharkey has been reviewed by 47 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

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

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.

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)


Dr. Sharkey has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Main Line Hospital - Bryn Mawr 
  • Riddle Memorial 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 Media, PA.
Additional practice locations include: King of Prussia, PA.
See Media Surgeons.