Orion A. Rust, MD

Obstetrics, Maternal-Fetal Medicine (Perinatology)

LVPG Cliniciani

Accepting New Patients


Area of focus i

  • Preterm birth intervention
  • Obstetric complications of pregnancy

Languages spoken

  • English


Philosophy of care

I strive to support women and their families with their reproductive decisions.

Why I entered medicine

I wanted to care for those who need it.

Community involvement

My involvement has included: -Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology and member of the Pennsylvania Section Advisory Board -Member of the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and member of the Government Relations Committee -Member of the American Medical Association -Member of the Pennsylvania Medical Society -Member of the Lehigh County Medical Society -Boy Scouts of America Hawk Mountain and Minsi Trails Council Troop Committee member and merit badge counselor -Lay minister of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Personal interests

I enjoy gardening and home production, personal fitness and nutrition, camping and hiking.


The Citadel, BS- Bachelor of Science, 1980

Medical Training
University of South Carolina Medical School, Doctor of Medicine, 1984


Internship 1985
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carolinas Medical Center

Residency 1988
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carolinas Medical Center

Fellowship 1996
Maternal-Fetal Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS


American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal-Fetal Medicine
American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology - Obstetrics and Gynecology

Publications & Clinical Trials