Dr. Sharon Kolasinski, MD

Dr. Sharon Kolasinski, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Sharon Kolasinski, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

3737 Market St Fl 8

Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
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Dr. Kolasinski's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kolasinski treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Kolasinski treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kolasinski treats Arthritis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Kolasinski treats this condition more than 96% 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
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kolasinski treats Fibromyalgia more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Kolasinski treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Kolasinski's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sharon Kolasinski, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

New York University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
Temple University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kolasinski's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kolasinski

3.2

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
54.166666666666664%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
41.666666666666664%
(10)

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Dr. K is a warm and caring physician who is consistently ranked as one of the top rheumatologists in the area. I have been her patient for over 20 years and greatly appreciate all that she has done to help me over the years.
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Dr. Kolasinski was very unprofessional. I saw her only one time and during that visit she rushed me, and did not take my concerns seriously because of my age. She felt I was depressed and suggested that I take Antidepressants and talk with a therapist. Turns out I have RA and other autoimmune...Read More
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Considerate, smart clinician. Always helpful, responds quickly, very thorough.
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My experience was identical to two people who recently posted to this site. My complaints were dismissed out of hand. She refused my request to examine my feet, saying "we" don't care about that, because of an old injury there. Lab reports were ignored & it seemed she couldn't comprehend the...Read More
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Poor bedside manner; arrogant and condescending; she dismissed all of my complaints - completely disregarding my chief complaint (literally DID NOT ADDRESS THEM) - all because I am young and otherwise healthy based on my labs. Instead, she decided to focus on the very mild and controlled anxiety...Read More
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO