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Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Pekka A. Mooar, MD

Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery

4.8
70 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
publications
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Disorders of the knee
  • Cartilage restoration surgery
  • Knee replacement surgery
Research Interests
  • Cartilage repair
  • Effect of obesity on orthopaedic outcomes
  • Effect of comorbidities on joint replacement outcomes
  • Disparity in access to orthopaedic care
Education
  • MD, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Training
  • Fellowship (Research), Orthopaedic Surgery. Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, General Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
Memberships
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Society
  • American Orthopaedic Society
  • International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Penn Orthopaedic Society 
  • Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society
Awards and Honors
  • Philadelphia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Service Award
  • Brighter Services Award, City of Philadelphia
offices

Office Locations

Temple University Hospital - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

3509 N. Broad Street
Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19140
800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine at Chestnut Hill

Chestnut Hill Hospital

8815 Germantown Avenue

Medical Office Building, Suite 14

Philadelphia, PA 19118

800-TEMPLE-MED

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ratings & reviews

70 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more.

OVERALL RATING

4.80 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.8
Gives easy to understand instruction
4.8
Explains in a way you understand
4.7
Listens carefully to you
4.8
Shows respect for what you say
4.6
Spends enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
October 22, 2019

Good experience.

5.0
October 21, 2019

All good experiences! Dr. Pekka A. Mooar is an excellent physician. I have been blessed with his care and concern in my behalf!

4.5
October 19, 2019

have no complaint

5.0
October 15, 2019

I was well pleased with my experience at this appointment.

5.0
August 29, 2019

Dr. Mooar & staff are highly professional/courteous/respectful.

5.0
August 27, 2019

Dr. Mooar is wonderful. Practical, pragmatic, explains things wonderfully. I have recommended him to others. Staff friendly, respectful, helpful.

5.0
August 12, 2019

Overall it was a pleasant experience and I received valuable information concerning what to do

5.0
July 21, 2019

[...] Thank you!!! is there any way to get Dr Moore, to do my other knee I would like that I have lots of trust in him well

5.0
July 6, 2019

Dr. Mooar has been consistently available to answer questions and provide care. Top notch doc.

5.0
July 3, 2019

Good.

5.0
June 28, 2019

Very good, staff & doc knew their job, & helpful.

5.0
June 5, 2019

Dr. Mooar recently performed surgery for a torn meniscus. I received excellent surgical care.

5.0
May 13, 2019

good

5.0
April 22, 2019

Dr.. Mooar is a great surgeon, I'd recommend him to anyone!

5.0
April 14, 2019

Treated in a friendly and professional manner. Put me at ease.

Office Locations

Temple University Hospital - Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

3509 N. Broad Street
Boyer Pavilion, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19140
800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine at Chestnut Hill

Chestnut Hill Hospital

8815 Germantown Avenue

Medical Office Building, Suite 14

Philadelphia, PA 19118

800-TEMPLE-MED