Dr. Norma Perales, MD

Dr. Norma Perales, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
40 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Norma Perales, MD is a family medicine specialist in Chandler, AZ and has been practicing for 12 years. She specializes in family medicine.Read her story

Live Well Family Medicine

2320 W Ray Rd # 101

Chandler, AZ 85224
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Perales' Experience

Dr. Perales' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Perales' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Perales "Dr. Perales is board certified Family Doctor. Prior to opening Live Well Family Medicine in Chandler, AZ she worked as a primary care physician and urgent care physician for the Maricopa Integrated Health System in Phoenix, AZ and for Kaiser Permanente in northern California. She completed her family practice residency training at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, Washington where she was elected Chief Resident and received the Excellence in Community Award. She is married with two beautiful children and in her free time enjoys reading, cooking, hiking, and spending time with her family. As a family doctor, Dr. Perales addresses complex chronic medical conditions as well as acute medical problems such as the common cold or acute back pain. She will also help you stay in optimal health."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Perales "Our focus is treating each of our patients as a whole person and providing patient- centered, comprehensive, primary care for all ages. We listen to you, and we take our time in getting to know you, your medical history, and your health goals. Then we develop a treatment plan for you that we think will best suit your needs and goals.We provide well child visits, sports physicals, women's health care, complete physical exams, same day care for acute medical problems, minor office procedures, pre-operative evaluations, and management of chronic medical problems such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease.We enjoy practicing medicine and we enjoy our patients. We take your health concerns seriously - whether new and minor or ongoing and complex. Most importantly, we treat patients, not diagnoses."
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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.


  • University of San Simon / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Swedish Providence
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Swedish Providence
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

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
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Perales' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Perales makes me feel comfortable, listened to, and valued as a patient.
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I've been a patient of Dr. Perales' for several years. I feel so lucky to have found her. She is thorough, caring and takes action immediately on my symptoms. At the same time, she takes a careful and conservative approach. So we try one thing and if that doesn't work, we try the next. I like that...more
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Great first/new patient appointment. Very down to earth and gave very helpful information. Very aware and explained insurance issues that arise and how she tries not to inconvenience her patients.
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Did nothing for me, the va is more helpful, and that's sad.
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I am worried about Dr. Perales' clinical documentation. She does not want to continue the medication other providers in the U.S. or outside the U.S. have been prescribing. There was no clinical documentation. Her staff said medical tests ordered are not part of the clinical records. What? She...more
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