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Department Urology
Primary Location Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Laparoscopy
  • MRI-Ultrasound Prostate Fusion Biopsy
  • Radical Nephrectomy: Laparoscopic
  • Radical Nephrectomy: Open
  • Radical Orchiectomy
  • Radical Prostatectomy
  • Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Prostatectomy
  • Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopy
  • Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)
  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Elevated PSA
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Renal Pelvis Cancer
  • Stone Disease
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urethral Cancer
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About Alberto Pieretti, MD

Alberto Pieretti MD, is a urologic oncologist at Cleveland Clinic Florida. He is a urologic surgeon who specializes in the treatment of genitourinary cancers using robotic, laparoscopic, open, and endoscopic surgical techniques. He trained in urology at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School and completed fellowship in urologic oncology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Dr. Pieretti's clinical practice focuses on the surgical treatment of genitourinary cancers; with a particular emphasis on kidney cancer, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and testicular cancer. He has significant research experience in the development of animal models to study the biology of kidney cancer and new treatment options. His current research focuses on clinical outcomes of locally advanced kidney cancer and prostate cancer. He is a reviewer of Urology.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX USA

Residency - Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA USA

Internship - Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA USA

Internship - Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA USA

Medical Education - Universidad Central de Venezuela
Caracas, DF Venezuela


  • Urology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 6/30/2023, Dr. Pieretti 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 Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

322 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

52 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Appointment was informative and Dr. Pieretti was very professional.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

Doctor Pieretti was very courteous and explained patiently and in detail everything to me. He made me feel confident. It was my first visit with him and I was very satisfied and he has all my respect and confidence.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

Dr. Pieretti is an exceptional doctor, he is simply stretched too thin for his follow up patients after surgery.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2024

Dr. Pieretti is wonderful. He is kind, compassionate and takes his time explaining everything. He always has a discussion with you and guides you with what options are available for your treatment. From day one of my cancer diagnosis he has made me feel cared for and I feel I am in the very best of hands. I can't say enough about how wonderful a doctor Dr. Pieretti is.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2023

Dr. Pieretti has an inclusive approach which makes me feel that I'm part of the care process and not a spectator.

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2023

My entire experience to date has given me a feeling of confidence in my doctor's methodology as well as a sense of calm efficiency

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2023

Dr Pieretti was excellent. I would definitely recommend him

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2023

Extremely pleased with Dr. Pieretti. Video visit worked very well. He is very attentive. He cares! Great job explaining treatment options, etc.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2023

He's my doctor. He's still the one taking care of me I don't have anything bad to say about him.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2023

Dr Pereitti is exceptional. He listens and explains in detail the continuous improvement in my condition

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2023

Dr Pieretti and staff were extraordinarily personable, very present and informative. They allayed my fears, gave me useful information and explained everything. Couldn't have asked for a better experience

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2023

Dr. Pieretti explained the procedure thoroughly and it was uneventful. No complications and his encouragement and recommendations to obtain actual information put my mind at ease. Grateful. Many thanks

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2023

Alberto Christian Pieretti is an amazing doctor who is compassionate and caring. He did not rush, he took his time and explained all questions in detail.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

Mi Dr. Fue el Dr Pieretti con el que tuve una excelente conversaci?n y me dejo satisfecho con sus preguntas y los consejos que me dio, hablamos en espa?ol

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

Dr. Pieretti is excellent. He is a great listener. He explains things very well. Very pleased to have him care for me.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

Greatly appreciated the way I have always been treated by DR PIERETTI takes time to explain everything. Extremely caring exetional human being

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2023

Everything from my first visit with DR PIERETTI to my cancer surgery follow ups have been amazing in such a difficult situation in my life

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2023

I have only good things to say about Dr. Alberto Pieretti, medical professionals and other Cleveland Clinic staff. No complaints.

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2023

D. Alberto Pieretti does an excellent job. I live almost a 2-hour drive away but yet keep him as my care provider.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

Dr. Pieretti was awesome, he spent a lot of time answering all of my questions and taking the time to explain everything to me. I came to Cleveland Clinic for a second opinion, I made a great choice choosing Dr. Pieretti.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2023

Dr. Pieretti spent a lot of time with me talking about test results and options moving forward. I really appreciate his time and experience. Would recommend him to anyone.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

Dr Pieretti is excellent- his skills, knowledge and caring are exceptional - the best doctor I could hope for.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2023

Great doctor , took the time to explain what he was doing and diferent options

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023

Dr. Pieretti a great person and human being which added to be a super phisician make him extraordinary care provider.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2023

Excellent visit great provider

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

I was offered a recommendation from Dr Pieretti on Thursday, but haven't heard from him

Reviewed on Jul 24, 2023

Dr Pieretti has always been professional and concerned for my well being. Just wish next appointment for Cystoscopy I could have anesthesia.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2023

Dr pierretti goes above and beyond in every aspect exceptional human being

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2023

DR ALBERT CHRISTIAN PIERRETTI was very kind he took the time . To explain my condition and as a surgeon he's the best I'm very grateful for having him by my side in such a difficult situation after the surgery he communicated with my family and the next day he came to see me very early and explain everything very thoroughly awesome persona

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2023

Provider is really an excellent Physician with great bedside manners. Makes you feel comfortable and cares about your privacy as a patient.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2023

Dr. Piereti listened, gave invaluable explanations and options. He was patient and very informative which allowed me to make less stressful choices about my care. Answered all questions in a concise, complete and and non dismissal answer proposed by myself and my wife. Glad I am now under his care

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2023

Very caring and knowledgeable physician

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023

Dr. Pieretti is a fantastic doctor, kind compassionate, and gives you confidence with the plan of treatment he has set up for you. I am extremely thankful that he is my doctor! I would highly recommend him to anyone who would need his expertise.

Reviewed on May 9, 2023

Dr. Pieretti is excellent and caring, a terrific communicator and listener and his knowledge and care made my experience extremely beneficial.

Reviewed on May 8, 2023

The care provider was very clear in his responses to my questions and concerns. The visit was very informative.

Reviewed on May 5, 2023

This was my first virtual doctor visit. I felt a little nervous but overall think it went very well.

Reviewed on May 4, 2023

Dr. Pieretti listened to my concerns, was very clear in my course of treatment and took great care to insure I fully understood why and what treatment was the best course of action.

Reviewed on May 4, 2023

Great doctor and person

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2023

Except for wait/delay, provider was excellent

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2023

Doctor was excellent with explaining my condition and way forward thank you

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2023

Dr. Pieretti was very empathetic, compassionate and understanding. He listened and reviewed my complaint with me, gave me his opinion, let me know what he would like to do to narrow down my issue and asked me if I had any questions. He was very thorough.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2023

A very caring and responsive doctor he was.

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2023

A very nice doctor who explained everything to me.

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2023

Dr. Alberto Christian Pieretti was real detailed about his procedure and explaining of my results from prior procedure from other doctors.

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2023

Dr was on point

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2023

First visit with this Dr. Pleased so far

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2023

This is a good experience with Dr Alberto

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2023

Dr Pieretti really seemed to care. My wife and I were very impressed!!

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2023

Dr was excellent best urologist I ever had

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2023

Dr. Pieretti is a wonderful and caring doctor. He really focuses on you as a patient and human being. I am very thankful that he is my doctor during a very trying time. He is very knowledgeable and I feel very taken care of under his care.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2023

Dr. Pieretti was thorough, considerate, and very informative. I left this visit feeling impressed and optimistic about my course of care.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2023

Dr. Peretti is an excellent doctor. Vey happy with his services.

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