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James N. Scharffenberger, MD

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Torrance OB/GYN (Torrance OB South)

20911 Earl St., Ste. 480

Torrance, CA 90503

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James Scharffenberger, M.D., was born in Paterson, New Jersey and raised in Southern California. Dr. Scharffenberger attended Stanford University on a baseball letter of intent which allowed him to advance to Medical school at Georgetown University. Fulfilling a dream since childhood, he became a physician and is dedicated to women’s health. Now with 35 years of Obstetrics in the South Bay, he continues to practice gynecology with interests in menopause, infertility, and general female surgical procedures.

Education & Experience


Medical School

Georgetown University 1981


Harbor General UCLA Medical Center

Associations & Certifications

Board Certifications

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO
  • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
  • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna HMO
  • Health Net Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • SCAN Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare PPO
  • BeechStreet PPO
  • Blue Cross of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California PPO
  • ChoiceCare-Humana PPO
  • Cigna Healthcare PPO (No Local Plus)
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net of California PPO
  • Oscar PPO
  • PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems) PPO
  • TriCare (TriWest) PPO


Torrance OB/GYN (Torrance OB South)

(310) 370-7277

20911 Earl St., Ste. 480

Torrance, CA 90503

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Affiliated Locations

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center - Torrance