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Joseph M. Gobern, MD, FACOG

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Practice Philosophy

I am passionate about providing quality, patient-centered care to women at all stages of life. Each patient visit is important. I strive to ensure a caring and compassionate encounter every time.

This doctor is employed by Main Line HealthCare, the multispecialty physician network of Main Line Health, including more than 350 community and hospital-based physicians.

Locations and Appointments

Lankenau MOB East, Suite 661
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA 19096
  • Phone: 610.649.8085
  • Fax: 610.649.8984
  • Accessibility: Public Transportation

Riddle Health Center 3, Suite 3404
1098 W. Baltimore Pike
Media, PA 19063
  • Phone: 610.627.4170
  • Fax: 610.627.4224
  • Accessibility: Public Transportation

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About Joseph M. Gobern, MD, FACOG

Pronouns: he/him

I am an obstetrician/gynecologist with advanced training in minimally invasive and robotic-assisted gynecologic surgery. Although I specialize in surgical gynecology, I am committed to providing the best possible care for each patient, which may be a non-surgical procedure or include medications. Sometimes, the best option involves coordination of treatment by a group of specialists. Much of my practice is dedicated to the care of women suffering from pelvic pain, abnormal bleeding, sexual dysfunction, or other symptoms of benign (non-cancerous) conditions that can develop in the pelvic regions of a woman’s body. Minimally invasive surgery can play an important role in treating these conditions, particularly if the problem is complex or severe.

Dr. Gobern’s areas of expertise include:

  • Minimally invasive (laparoscopic, hysteroscopic) and robotic-assisted gynecologic surgery
  • Diagnosis and treatment of uterine fibroids, abnormal uterine bleeding, pelvic pain, endometriosis, and non-cancerous tumors
  • Gender: Male
  • Years of Experience: 21
  • Language: English


Medical school
  • Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center

*Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital. Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

Awards & Memberships

Honors, Awards, Citations
  • Examiner, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • 2015 Master's in Business Administration/Health Care, George Washington University
  • 2012–15 Chairman, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland
  • 1987–2015 Colonel, US Army, Retired
Current Membership & Activities
  • Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Advancing Minimally Invasive Gynecology Worldwide
  • American Associate for Physician Leaders

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