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Maher El Chaar M.D.

Phone:

(484) 426-2600

Fax:

(610) 336-4379

Gender:

Male

Specialties:

General Surgery
Weight Loss (Bariatric) Surgery

Featured Info:

Dr. Maher El Chaar serves as Co-Medical Director of the Bariatric Surgery program for St. Luke’s University Health Network.

In addition, Dr. El Chaar:

  • Conducted research in bariatric surgery and presented at the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons (ASMBS)
  • Awarded Resident of the Year, 2008 and 2009, St. Luke’s University Health Network; Laparoscopic Achievement Award, Carolinas Medical Center
  • Offers single incision surgery, a state-of-the-art technique that enhances cosmetic results for patients who qualify for the procedure

Learn why St. Luke’s is an MBSAQIP Accredited Center for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.

Watch Dr. El Chaar’s YouTube video about St. Luke’s Weight Loss Surgery Program.

Facilities

St. Luke's Bariatric & General Surgery

Allentown

240 Cetronia Road
Suite 205 North
Allentown, PA 18104
(484) 426-2600

Language(s)

English   

Education & Training

M.D.

American University of Beirut
2001

Internship

Drexel Univ. College of Medicine
2003 - 2004

Residency Program

St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus
2004 - 2009

Fellowship Program

Carolinas Medical Center
2009 - 2010