Dr. Stephen Scarantino, MD

Dr. Stephen Scarantino, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Stephen Scarantino, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Howard Beach, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from St George's University in 1995 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology, prenatal care, and more.Read his story

8212 151st Ave

Howard Beach, NY 11414

Contact Information

(718) 843-6300

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • HealthFirst
  • 7 More

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (6/28/2017)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Scarantino's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scarantino performs Rh Incompatibility Screening more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Scarantino performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

C-Section
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scarantino performs C-Section more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Scarantino performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scarantino performs Vaginal Delivery and VBAC more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Scarantino performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Normal Vaginal Delivery

Dr. Scarantino's conditions and procedures:

3D Ultrasound
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hysterectomy
Abnormal Menstruation
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Amenorrhea
Amniocentesis
Anemia of Pregnancy
Antepartum Hemorrhage
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atrophic Vaginitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bacterial Vaginosis
Bacteriuria Screening
Bartholin's Cyst
Biopsy
Birth Control
Bladder Suspension Surgery
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Breast Exam
Breast Pain
Breech Position
Carcinoma in Situ
Cervical Cancer
Cervical Cerclage
Cervical Polyps
Cervicitis
Chlamydia Infections
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colporrhaphy
Colposcopy
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
C-Section
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Cyst
Cystectomy
D and C (Dilation and Curettage) for Miscarriage
Dermoid Cyst
Destruction of Vaginal Lesion
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
Dilation and Curettage
Dysmenorrhea
Ectopic Pregnancy
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Endocervical Curettage
Endometrial Biopsy
Endometriosis
Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Female Infertility
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Fetal Monitoring
Genital Warts
Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
Gestational Diabetes
Gestational Hypertension
Gonorrhea Infections
Gonorrhea Screening
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
Gynecological Examination
Gynecological Procedure
Heart Disease
Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Infection
High Risk Pregnancy
High-Risk Hypertension
HIV Screening
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
Hypercoagulable State
Hypertension
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
Hysterectomy
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Hysteroscopy
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Irregular Periods
Laparoscopic Myomectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
LEEP - Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure
Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
Lupus
Maternal Anemia
Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menopause
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Miscarriages
Multiple Gestation
Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
Non-Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
Normal Vaginal Delivery
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cysts
Pap Smear
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Pelvic Pain
Perimenopause
Placenta Previa
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Postmenopausal Bleeding
Post-Menopausal Problems
Postpartum Depression
Preeclampsia
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Care
Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy Ultrasound
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Premenstrual Syndrome
Prenatal Care and Counseling
Prenatal Diagnosis
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Routine Gynecological Care
Sebaceous Cysts
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Supracervical Hysterectomy
Sympathectomy
Symptomatic Menopause
Syphilis Infections
Syphilis Screening
Thalassemia
Thyroid Screening
Trichomoniasis
Trichomoniasis Screening
Tubal Ligation
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Urinary Urgency
Uterine Diseases
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Prolapse
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Vaginal Candidiasis
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
Vaginal Discharge
Vaginal Dryness
Vaginal Hysterectomy
Vaginal Prolapse
Vaginal Surgery
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vaginosis Screening
Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
Vulvar Biopsy
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvar Lesion
Vulvectomy
Vulvodynia
Wound Repair
Yeast Infections

About Me

My practice philosophyis simple: I demand the very best from my staff and also from myself. I try to treat every patient as I would want a family member to be treated. I believe in being thorough, keeping up to date with the latest advances, and treating patients in a respectful manner.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Obstetric & Gynecologic Surgery
  • Prenatal Care

Board Certifications

Education

1999
St Vincents Med Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Galloway Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
1996
St Vincents Med Center
Internship Hospital
1995
St George's University
Medical School
1991
Villanova University
Undergraduate School
1999
1998
1996
1995
1991

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Dr. Scarantino's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scarantino

4.0

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
(13)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(4)

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Very caring and compassionate person. He really took the time to understand my situation and was very accommodating with all of my medical needs. I will highly recommend him
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1199SEIU
Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Federal Employee Program
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
HealthFirst
HealthFirst HMO
HealthFirst PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare HMO
MagnaCare PPO
Meritain Health
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Nippon Life Benefits
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Freedom Plan HMO
Liberty Plan HMO
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
UnitedHealthCare
Choice EPO
Choice HMO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Community Plan
Empire Plan
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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Plainview Hospital

Plainview, NY