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Jose M. Perez, MD, FACS

Jose M. Perez, MD Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine

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Phone: (818) 500-9999
Fax: (818) 500-1204

Address:

1510 S. Central Ave., Suite 200
Glendale, CA 91204
Phone: (818) 500-9999
Fax: (818) 500-1204

Areas of Treatment:

  • Advanced Laparoscopy
  • General surgery for gastrointestinal, biliary, breast, colon and rectum, hernia
  • Venous disease including varicose and spider Veins

Specialties:

  • General Surgery

Background:

Dr. Perez is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine. He has a special interest in all aspects of venous disease and its complications. Dr. Perez offers comprehensive venous treatments such as The VNUS® procedure, EVLA (Endovenous Laser Ablation), foam sclerotherapy, contact sclerotherapy, microphlebectomies and treatments for venous ulcers.  He graduated from the University of Guadalajara School of Medicine in 1997 and completed his residency in general surgery at Stamford Hospital-Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons in 2006. He is board certified in general surgery and is a fellow of the distinguished American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Jose Perez is a community based general surgeon in Glendale, Ca where he practices alongside his father, Dr. Dario Perez. Together they have built a successful practice that has served the patients of Glendale and local communities with nothing but the most compassionate, innovative, and excellent level of care.

Dr. Perez's leadership includes his recent appointment as Chair of the Surgery Division at Glendale Memorial Hospital and his long standing embrace of innovative surgical technologies to better serve his patients. For these very reasons, he is considered by his peers as one of the finest and most compassionate surgeons.

Education:

  • Woodbury University, B.S., 1990
  • Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Doctor of Medicine, 1997
  • New York Medical College, Fifth Pathway Certificate, 1999

Residencies:

  • Stamford Hospital, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, Stamford, Conn., General Surgery, 2000-2006
  • University Medical Center, Las Vegas, Nev., Trauma, 2005
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, Transplant, 2004
  • Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, N.Y., Burns, 2003
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, Pediatric Surgery, 2002

Board Certification:

  • General Surgery
  • Venous & Lymphatic Medicine

Professional Society Memberships:

  • American College of Surgeons, October 2009 - Present
  • American College of Phlebology, 2006 - Present

Awards:

  • Top Doctor, Pasadena Magazine, 2012, 2013
  • Patient Care Award, Stamford Hospital, 2005-2006
  • J. Forbes Rogers Research Award, Stamford Hospital, 2002-2003
  • 1st Place, Surgical Oncology Paper, Is Sentinel Node Biopsy Worthwhile in Early Breast Cancers?, American College of Surgeons – Connecticut Chapter, November 5, 2003
  • 3rd Place, Surgical Oncology Paper, Breast Biopsy Results and the BI-RADS Classification: Experience at an Outpatient Surgical Center, American College of Surgeons – Connecticut Chapter, November 5, 2002
  • J. Forbes Rogers Research Award, Stamford Hospital, 2001-2002
  • 1st Place, Surgical Oncology Paper, Angiosarcoma of the Breast after Lumpectomy and Radiation, American College of Surgeons – Connecticut Chapter, November 6, 2001

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish

 

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