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Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Pekka A. Mooar, MD

Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery

4.7
67 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
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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

67 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

4.70 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.8
Give easy to understand instruction
4.7
Provider expl in way you understand
4.7
Provider listen carefully to you
4.7
Show respect for what you say
4.6
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
January 29, 2019

Dr Moora referred me to a spinal surgeon who treated his daughter. I think that was a good recommendation .

4.5
January 27, 2019

DR MOOAR WAS VERY COMPASSIONATE TO ME AND TREATED ME WITH RESPECT

5.0
January 27, 2019

good

5.0
November 10, 2018

Dr Moore & his staff are excellent

5.0
October 8, 2018

doctor and staff or excellent.

5.0
September 18, 2018

I love Dr. Pekka Mooar he's incredible.

5.0
August 27, 2018

no bad at all

5.0
August 27, 2018

the best around.

4.4
June 29, 2018

Very easy to talk about my knee.

5.0
May 24, 2018

Never had any bad.

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