Melinda Sharkey, MD

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and Assistant Clinical Professor of Nursing and of Pediatrics

Research Interests

Anatomy; Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena; Health Care

Research Organizations

Center for X-Linked Hypophosphatemia, Yale

Selected Publications

  • "Preoperative bracing affects postoperative outcome of posterior spine fusion with instrumentation for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis." Diab M, Sharkey M, Emans J, Lenke L, Oswald T, Sucato D and the Spinal Deformity Study Group. Spine, 2010 Sep 15;35(
  • "Delayed presentation of tetraparesis following posterior thoracolumbar spinal fusion and instrumentation for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis." Dapunt UA, Mok JM, Sharkey MS, Davis AA, Foster-Barber A, Diab M. Spine, 2009 Dec 1;34(25):E936-41.
  • Book chapter: Orthopedic Infections in Emergency Management of Infectious Diseases. Edited by Rachel L. Chin. Cambridge University Press, 2008.

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Contact Info

Melinda Sharkey, MD
Patient Care Locations
1445 Boston Post Road
Guilford, CT 06437
Pediatric Specialty Office1 Long Wharf Drive, Ste 2nd floor
New Haven, CT 06511
Office Location
Orthopaedics & RehabilitationYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 133

New Haven, CT 06519
Mailing Address
800 Howard Avenue
PO Box 208071

New Haven, CT 06520-8071