Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Peter F. Sharkey, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip & Knee
Orthopaedic Surgery - Joint Replacement
Orthopaedic Surgery - Knee

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Office Locations

King of Prussia
234 Mall Blvd.
The Atrium Bldg. Ste G30
King of Prussia PA 19406
Phone: (800) 321-9999
1118 W. Baltimore Pike
Health Center 4, 3rd Floor
Media PA 19063
Phone: (800) 321-9999
2630 Holme Ave.
2nd Floor
Philadelphia PA 19152
Phone: (800) 321-9999
3300 Tillman Drive, 2nd Floor
Glenview Corporate Center
Bensalem PA 19020
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2012


  • Syracuse University HSC, Medical School


  • St Josephs Hospital, Syracuse,NY


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Rothman Institute

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Devon
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare

Recent Publications

Radiolucencies surrounding acetabular components with three-dimensional coatings: artifact or real?

Periarticular Liposomal Bupivacaine Injection Versus Intra-Articular Bupivacaine Infusion Catheter for Analgesia after Total Knee Arthroplasty

Subchondroplasty for Treating Bone Marrow Lesions

Knee Arthroplasty After Subchondroplasty: Early Results, Complications, and Technical Challenges

Vascular Complications After Total Knee Arthroplasty-A Single Institutional Experience

Modular Polyethylene Inserts for Total Knee Arthroplasty: Can Surgeons Detect 1-mm Thickness Increments?

MRI findings of subchondroplasty of the knee: A two-case report

The Effect of Implementing a Multimodal Approach on the Rates of Periprosthetic Joint Infection After Total Joint Arthroplasty

Serum Metal Ion Levels Following Total Hip Arthroplasty With Modular Dual Mobility Components

Catastrophic femoral head-stem trunnion dissociation secondary to corrosion

Do Standard Surgical Guides Produce Accurate and Precise Femoral Bone Resections During Total Knee Arthroplasty?

Leg length inequality: Prevention and treatment

Is There A Difference in Bone Ingrowth in Modular Versus Monoblock Porous Tantalum Tibial Trays?

Evaluation of the efficacy and safety of tranexamic acid for reducing blood loss in bilateral total knee arthroplasty

Wound Management

Aquacel surgical dressing reduces the rate of acute PJI following total joint arthroplasty: A case-control study

Predictors of functional outcome after revision total knee arthroplasty following aseptic failure

Revision knee arthroplasty for bone loss: Choosing the right degree of constraint

Wound management

Does the surgical approach in one stage bilateral total hip arthroplasty affect blood loss?