Dr. Maria Perales, MD

Dr. Maria Perales, MD

Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Maria Perales, MD is a gynecology specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1975 and specializes in gynecology.Read her story

397 Wallace Rd Ste 204

Nashville, TN 37211

Contact Information

(615) 331-4263

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Community Care Network
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
HIV Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Perales' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Perales "Practicing for over 30 years, board certified, Fellow American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Perales "We believe every patient is unique in their needs therefore each patient is treated individually as a whole with kindness and compassion."

1  Specialties

  • Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

51  Conditions Treated


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43  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Birth Control
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Laparoscopic Gynecologic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Laser Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lesion Removal
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • NovaSure® Ablation
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prenatal Diagnosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Akron City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Akron City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perales' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perales to family and friends
42 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Perales' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Perales is not just a MD but humanity is her character. She cares about her patients and shows her compassion. She is has patiences, character, compassion and a great surgeon for I have worked with her as well. I would highly recommend her. She is an excellent physician/surgeon. I just moved...more
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She is very professional and very careful and kind, absolutely good listener. I was very comfortable when she was examine me. Me and my husband are really very happy that we found her and she is my doctor. I would recommend her to anyone who need a good Gynecologist.
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I have had Dr. Perales as my physician for several years. She has a fantastic "bedside" manner. She's friendly, informative, knowledgeable, and cognizant to my problems. She takes the time to talk with me about my health or to that matter, subjects outside of health issues, and with each visit I...more
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I love Dr. Perales. She is the best. She in my Opinion saved my life. I went to a specialist that overlooked a Lump in my Breast, I then went for my yearly Exam with Dr. Perales and she found it right away which was Breast Cancer. She has performed several Surgeries including my...more
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Dr. Maria is one of the best in her field, and she is the most caring & kind person in the world. Dr. Maria listens to you and takes the time to answer any & all questions. I have been going to her for over 4 years and love love her to death. :)
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