Dr. Christine Sharkey, MD

Dr. Christine Sharkey, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Christine Sharkey, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Madison, WI and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston in 2004 and specializes in rheumatology.

600 HIGHLAND AVE

Madison, WI 53792

Contact Information

(608) 263-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • HealthEOS
  • HealthPlus
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Dr. Sharkey's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sharkey treats Limb Pain more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Sharkey treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sharkey treats Arthritis more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Sharkey treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sharkey treats Osteoporosis more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Sharkey treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Sharkey wants to work as a team with her patients to provide them with the best treatments available and give them the tools to manage their individual health issues. She creates an environment that is open and honest, and she listens to her patients' concerns to help them live with their chronic conditions.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2014
    University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Fellowship Hospital
    2014
  • 2007
    Brook Army Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2004
    University Of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Medical School
    2004

Dr. Sharkey's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sharkey

3.7

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(3)

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Answered all my questions and concerns, performed all the tests needed and was concerned about all possibilities, even outside of her scope of expertise. Communicated all my concerns back to my primary care. She really gives her patients a voice and understands her patients with precise clarity and...Read More
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Initially scheduled about possible Lupus related issues and bloodwork that showed elevated ANA and lupus, as well as factor VII anti coag and was then referred to the Hematology clinic. Never saw her again after one negative test.... despite exhibiting numerous symptoms of the disease. i.e. swollen...Read More
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I found Dr. Sharkey to be friendly but not very communicative. She has ruled out an entire class of pain medications based on her personal preferences. This left me still in pain and without hope of getting back to a quality of life. I would not recommend this doctor because of her not willing...Read More
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After learning I had RA I wanted to learn about non-medication options and Dr. Sharkey only wanted to get me on a prescription, she was not knowledgeable about alternative treatments. I ended up starting a prescription, had an allergic reaction and had to go to the ER. I called Dr. Sharkey before...Read More
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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthEOS
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
The Alliance
The Alliance PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
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Meriter Hospital

Madison, WI