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Sotero Peralta, MD

216.587.4280

Sotero Peralta, MD

Appointed: 2011

Sotero Peralta, MD
Department: Vascular Surgery
Associate Staff
Location: Marymount Hospital
Mail Code MT25
12300 McCracken Road
Garfield Heights, OH 44125
WorkAppointment:216.587.4280
WorkFax:216.587.4266
Surgeon:
Yes
Treats:
Adults Only

Biographical Sketch

Sotero Elias Peralta, MD, is a vascular surgeon in the Department of Vascular Surgery in the Sydell and Arnold Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute. He is board certified in surgery and vascular surgery.  Dr. Peralta has been an associate staff member since 2011 and was appointed to the Cleveland Clinic staff in 2013.

Dr. Peralta received his medical degree from the Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, graduating magna cum laude with the highest grade point average in his class. After completing a one-year postdoctoral program at the Unversidad Central del Caribe Hospital, Bayamone, Puerto Rico, he served a general surgery residency at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, N.J.

As a resident, Dr. Peralta received numerous awards for academic excellence, teaching medical students and residents and overall achievement, including the Monmouth Medical Center John C. Borden Award for outstanding service in the field of general surgery. He completed his postdoctoral training as a vascular surgery fellow at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Great Neck, N.Y.

Dr. Peralta has published a number of papers on aneurysm repair and other specialized vascular surgeries and presented at national vascular conferences.

In addition to English, he is fluent in Spanish.

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - NSLIJ/Hofstra North Shore - LIJ School of Medicine
Vascular Surgery
Lake Sucress, NY
2011
Residency - Monmouth Medical Center
Surgery
Long Branch, NJ USA
2009
Residency - Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine
Transitional Year
Bayamon Puerto Rico
2004
Medical School - Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena Escuela De Medicina
Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
2002

Certifications

  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Specialty Interests

Aortic aneurysms, carotid artery disease, cerebrovascular disease, peripheral artery disease, aorta surgery, carotid endarterectomy, carotid stenting, dialysis access procedures, surgery for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), aortic aneurysm open repair and endovascular repair

Treatment & Services

Specialty in Diseases and Conditions

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As of 6/11/2014, Dr. Peralta has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by the Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about the Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish