John Pappas, MD

Primary Care

Primary Office

Primary Care, Valley Forge Primary Care, Valley Forge 101 E Swedesford Road Wayne, PA 19087 Appointment: (484) 583-7080

Get to Know Me

In addition to being a pediatrician, I am also a certified lactation consultant. I am passionate about breastfeeding and guiding parents during the newborn period. I am also married with two boys. I love to share my parenting tips as a pediatrician with other parents, especially parents who have children close in age to mine!

Why I Treat Children

Children have an energy about them that is contagious. They bring joy and light to my day every day.

What I'm Passionate About

I am passionate about the child and the family unit. I love to see parents being involved and supporting their children.

How I Try to Make A Difference

I promise that I will be present during the encounter and listen to your child’s needs. I pride myself in being gentle and kind. I will always advocate for your child.  

Education & Training


  • Academic General Pediatrics - St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, 2021

Medical/Dental School

  • MD - Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, 2018

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics/General Pediatrics

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Better Health PA Kids HMO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna/Great West HMO EPO POS
  • Cigna/Great West PPO
  • Devon Health Services
  • Fidelis Care NJ Medicaid HMO
  • First Health/Affordable PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan Commercial
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware *PA Loc Contiguous to DE*
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware *PA Loc NONContiguous to DE*
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Pennsylvania
  • Highmark Medicaid Health Options
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Independance Blue Cross/Amerihealth/Keystone Health Plan
  • Keystone First Medicaid HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pennsylvania Medicaid
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Tricare/Humana Military Health Services/CHAMPVA
  • United Healthcare of the Mid-Atlantic
  • US Family Health Plan

  • English