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.
Dr. Stephen E. Scarantino was born and raised on LongIsland, New York and completed his undergraduate studies atVillanova University. He earned his medical degree from St. George's University School of Medicine before returning home to the New YorkMetropolitan area to fulfill his specialization inObstetrics & Gynecology at St. Vincent's Medical Center. While at St. Vincent's, he published numerous articles onwomen's health care and was acknowledged as an exceptional Chief Resident. In addition, during his residency, Dr.Scarantino completed the prestigious Galloway Fellowship in gynecologic oncology while at Memorial Sloane-Kettering Cancer Center. Wishing to remain in the New York area with family and follow in the footsteps of his late father, Patrick P.Scarantino, MD, FACOG, Dr. Scarantino joined the respected Woman's Health Pavilion in 1999. Dr. Scarantino is board certified in both Obstetrics &Gynecology and Surgery and is a member of numerousprofessional organizations, including the American Collegeof Obstetrics & Gynecology, the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, the International Academy of Pelvic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons and the Brooklyn and Long Island Chapters of the American College of Surgeons. He is affiliated with Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore @Syosset, North Shore @Plainview and Winthrop University Medical Centers, where he actively enjoys the teaching and training of medical students and residents. Recently, on the recommendation of the Chairman of the Department of OB/GYN at Long Island Jewish, Dr. Scarantino was recommnded for appointment as Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology to the faculty of the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. Dr. Scarantino practices general obstetrics and gynecology but has special interests in diagnosing and managing: adolescent gynecologic problems; perimenopausal issues; abnormal uterine bleeding; abnormal Pap smears/colposcopy and minimally invasive gynecologic procedures. Dr. Scarantino has been recognized in the prestigious "Marquis' Who's Who" 2012 publication and as one of "America's Top OB/GYNs 2007." In addition, he was selected for the "Patient's Choice Award 2009" as one of New York's favorite physicians. While Dr. Scarantino is dedicated to his practice and the care of his patients, he equally enjoys golfing, travel, cooking and spending time with his family. He is a proud husband and father of three. Dr. Scarantino looks forward to being an integral part of your healthcare while you are a patient at The Woman's Health Pavilion. You may learn more about Dr. Scarantino by visiting his website at: ilovemygyn.com.