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John Scaffidi, MD, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Allentown, PA, Lehigh Valley Health Network at Coordinated Health


Obstetrics & Gynecology Allentown, PA

General Gynecology, Minimally Invasive / Endoscopic Surgery, Pediatric Gynecology

Owner: Weightloss, Women’s Health & Aesthetics Designer iViVa.Solutions all natural injectable therapies Director Medical Bariatrics and Managing Partner Lehigh Valley Weight Loss

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  • Dr. Scaffidi graduated from Muhlenberg College with honors in both biology and psychology, and was awarded membership into Psi Chi, the national Psychology Honor Society in 1983. This was followed by a Master’s program which focused on human physiology while participating in research with the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and for the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Medical school followed at UMDNJ at Cooper Hospital where he graduated, again with honors. Residency followed in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the prestigious St. Barnabas Medical Center where he served as chief resident completing his training in 1992. Dr. Scaffidi has also distinguished himself by acheiving board certification in not only obstetrics and gynecology, but obesity medicine as well. He has been using his skill and training in private practice while continuing to further his education on a constant basis with the sole purpose of improving lives in the fields of obstetrics, gynecology and bariatrics.

Education & Training

  • Rutgers Health/Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center
    Rutgers Health/Cooperman Barnabas Medical CenterResidency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1988 - 1992
  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolClass of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1997 - 2022
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 1989 - 1999
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • American Board of Obesity Medicine Obesity Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FABOM) American Board Obesity Medicine, 2018
  • Fellow (FACOG) American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • The Pregnant Women as a Drug Orphan: A Global Survey of Registered Clinical Trials of Pharmacological Interventions in Pregnancy  
    John Scaffidi, MD, BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology


  • Director, Steward Health System at Easton Hospital, Medical Bariatrics 2019 - Present

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations