Jose M. Perez

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Areas of treatment:

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

Specialty:

  • General Surgery

Department:

  • Department of Surgery

Languages:

  • English
  • Spanish

Jose M. Perez, MD, FACS

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

Practicing locations:

  • USC Surgery - Glendale
  • USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

About this doctor:

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.

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

Certifications:

General Surgery: American Board of Surgery
Venous & Lymphatic Medicine: American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine

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