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About Dr. Ira Sharp

Dr. Ira Sharp, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Jenkintown, PA. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine. Dr. Sharp is affiliated with Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital and Pennsylvania Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

6 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ira Sharp is Excellent. Dr. Ira Sharp has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ira Sharp is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Primary Internal Medicine Associates

201 Old York Rd
Jenkintown, PA 19046
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Dr. Ira Sharp has the following 2 specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

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  • Geriatric Medicine

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Dr. Sharp is my primary physician and I feel lucky to have found him. Originally assigned to my case as a seriously ill patient at Albert Einstein Hospital, I found that he was not only a great diagnostician, but he was also kind, caring and compassionate. I even switched from my wonderful doctor of 25 years to become a patient of Dr. Sharp.

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As his patient for many years, I have complete confidence in him. He has diagnosed well, given me all the time I need, and is easily accessible even outside office hours. His staff is courteous and helpful.

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Excellent, caring physician! Gives you all the time you need. Available via phone, e-mail as needed. Professional caliber staff.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Sharp is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
  • Magee Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
  • Abington Hospital
  • Pennsylvania Hospital - Uphs
  • Aemc-Northern Division
  • Warminster Hospital
  • Tenet Health System Elkins Park Hospital
  • Mossrehab & Albert Einstein Med Ctr
  • Belmont Center for Comprehensive Treatment
  • Germantown Hospital & Community Health Services
  • Moss Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Montgomery Hospital XXXXX
  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1979

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ira Sharp accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
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Locations & Directions

Primary Internal Medicine Associates, 201 Old York Rd, Jenkintown, PA
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