4861 27th St West
Bradenton, FL 342007

(941) 755-0800

Bradenton's Premier Physicians for
Children and Adolescents

Bradenton's Premier Physicians for Children and Adolescents

Joseph Scarano, M.D., F.A.A.P.


Dr. Joseph Scarano, a board certified pediatrician, joined Scarano and Taylor Pediatrics in 1989 after completing his pediatric residency at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia.

He received his undergraduate degree from St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia and completed medical school at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark.

Dr. Scarano served as chief of pediatrics at Blake Hospital, Manatee Memorial Hospital and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. He has been chairman of the Department of Medicine, Vice Chief of Staff, Chief of Staff and member of the Board of Governors at Manatee Memorial Hospital. Dr. Scarano is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and faculty member of the Florida State University College of Medicine. He lectures at regional and national pediatric medical conferences.

Dr. Scarano has special interest in child development, adolescent medicine, nutrition and fitness. He actively participates in pediatric medical research and lectures at regional/national pediatric medical conferences.

Dr. Scarano is married to Dr. Arlene Scarano and has four children by his late wife, Dr. Peachie Scarano. He has resided in Bradenton since 1989. His interests include jazz piano, fitness, cycling, and travel.