Dr. Joshua Scharf, MD

Dr. Joshua Scharf, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Dr. Joshua Scharf, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Wynnewood, PA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences in 2001 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

100 E Lancaster Ave Ste 650

Wynnewood, PA 19096

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

75  Conditions Treated


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59  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Airway Reconstruction Surgery
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Biopsy
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Congenital ENT Surgery
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electronystagmogram
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Irrigation of Ear
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Neck Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroplasty
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tracheostomy
  • Transphenoidal Surgery
  • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
  • Tympanometry
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Franklin and Marshall College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Hahnemann School Of Medicine, Allegheny University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scharf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scharf's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scharf to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Scharf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Perfect bedside manner, relieved to have a doctor who explained in great detail how he would treat my condition. Excellent office and overall would highly recommend Much gratitude, WKE
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I had my septoplasty done at Lakenau with Dr. Scharf. He is a wonderful doctor who explains everything to you from beginning to end. What I was concerned about is after the procedure that nobody contacted you to do any follow up to see how you were doing. Otherwise everything was great.
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Dr Scharf is a great Dr!! Has a great bedside manner. Has seen myself and my has seen my daughter. I highly recommend him.
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