Dr. Arthur Sharkey, MD

Dr. Arthur Sharkey, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Arthur Sharkey, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery, and more.

4500 W Newberry Rd

Gainesville, FL 32607

Contact Information

(352) 336-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sharkey "Our mission is to help patients achieve their personal wellness goals by providing comprehensive musculoskeletal care that is unsurpassed in quality, accessibility and compassion. We are dedicated to Improving Lives - Everyday. The Orthopaedic Institute is a private practice group of specialty physicians providing the complete spectrum of musculoskeletal care. TOI has served North Florida for more than 30 years and has four locations in Gainesville, Ocala, Lake City and Alachua."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Rheumatologic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

29

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Ill College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Cook Co Hospital University Ill College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Kleinert Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sharkey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Sharkey does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Sharkey and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Sharkey's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharkey to family and friends
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sharkey's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Gainesville, FL
Dr. Sharkey is treating me for an injury to my right leg, and his work is astonishing. My situation is complicated and his pathway to reconstruction is clear and proactive. I would say if you are needing work on a wound, with the possibility of skin grafting or other plastic surgery, you'd be...more
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in Lexington, NC
Considerate, concerned, great sense of humor, comfortable talking to him
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