In his practice as a vascular medicine specialist, Alejandro Perez, M.D., strives to help patients better understand their vascular health so he can partner with them in a team approach to develop an individualized treatment plan.
Following careers in education and science, Dr. Perez found that medicine was a natural progression into a profession that directly helped people. "I chose vascular medicine because of the great patient need for clinical advocates in management of vascular problems," he said.
After earning his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, N.Y., he completed his internal medicine internship, residency and vascular medicine fellowship at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. Dr. Perez is board certified in vascular medicine and internal medicine and is credentialed to interpret non-invasive vascular ultrasound laboatory studies. His clinical interests include peripheral arterial disease, venous disease, thrombosis management, wound care and vascular ultrasound.
In his free time, Dr. Perez enjoys spending time with his wife and children. He is fluent in Spanish.
Areas of expertise
Vascular medicine (arterial and venous disease), thrombosis, wound care
Medical degree: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, N.Y.
Internship/residency/fellowship, vascular medicine and internal medicine: Cleveland Clinic, Ohio
Dr. Perez is board-certified in vascular medicine and internal medicine.