Karim Ahmed Elsharkawy, MD - Orthopedics - Plano, TX

A member of Texas Health Physicians Group

Orthopedics
Joint Replacement
Primary Location
Texas Center For Joint Replacement
6020 West Parker Road
Ste 470
PlanoTX 75093
Hospital Affiliations
Texas Health Allen
Texas Health Plano
Accepting New Patients
  • About Me
    Specialties
    Orthopedics
    Joint Replacement
    Gender
    M
    Age
    43
    Languages
    Arabic
    French
    Education
    Cairo University Faculty of Medicine - MBBS
    2001
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation-ORTHO
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation-ORTHO
    New England Baptist Hospital-Adult Reconstructive Surgery
    Bio
    Karim Elsharkawy, M.D., specializes in primary and revision total hip and knee arthroplasty procedures. He has extensive research experience in the area of joint replacement and its effects on the geriatric population. He has also co-authored several peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters on hip and knee replacement.

    Dr. Elsharkawy is board-certified in orthopedic surgery and fellowship-trained in adult reconstructive surgery. He received his medical degree from the Cairo University School of Medicine in Egypt, where he graduated with highest honors. He spent six years with the program as a resident then assistant lecturer before coming to the United States. After relocating, he joined the Cleveland Clinic to complete a post-doctoral research fellowship followed by his orthopedic residency. Dr. Elsharkawy also completed the Otto E. Aufranc Fellowship in adult reconstruction at the New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, Mass.

    Prior to joining Texas Center for Joint Replacement, Dr. Elsharkawy worked as a surgeon in a premier orthopedics practice in Marlton, N.J. He is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in England, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and Cleveland Clinic Alumni Association.

  • Additional Locations
    Texas Center For Joint Replacement
    6020 West Parker Road
    Ste 470
    Plano, TX 75093
    Texas Center For Joint Replacement
    490 US Hwy 80
    Suite 200
    Sunnyvale, TX 75182
    Texas Center for Joint Replacement
    1519 N Town East Blvd.
    Suite 100
    Mesquite, TX 75150
  • Insurance Accepted
    • Aetna ACO / SWHR Texas Health Aetna ACO
    • Aetna/Texas Health Aetna
    • BlueCross BlueShield HMO
    • BlueCross BlueShield POS
    • BlueCross BlueShield PPO
    • BlueCross BlueShield Traditional
    • Choice Care (Humana) Medicare Advantage PPO
    • ChoiceCare (Humana) EPO
    • ChoiceCare (Humana) PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna Open Access OAP
    • Cigna PPO
    • Cigna West (Great-West) HMO
    • Cigna West (Great-West) ONEPlan OAP
    • Cigna West (Great-West) PPO
    • HealthSmart PPO
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan (Beech Street) PPO
    • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) PPO
    • TRICARE (Humana Military Health Standard)
    • TRICARE Extra
    • TRICARE POS
    • TRICARE Prime
    • TRICARE Reserve Select
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