Surgery - General
Weight Loss (Bariatric) Surgery
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.
St. Luke's Bariatric & General Surgery
Allentown240 Cetronia Road
Suite 205 North
Allentown, PA 18104
Education & Training
M.D.American University of Beirut
Drexel Univ. College of Medicine
2003 - 2004
St. Luke's Hospital - Bethlehem Campus
2004 - 2009
Carolinas Medical Center
2009 - 2010