Dr. Peter Smith, MD

Dr. Peter Smith, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Peter Smith, MD is a vascular & interventional radiology specialist in Bayonne, NJ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Washington Univ Sch Of Med in 1987 and specializes in vascular & interventional radiology, interventional radiology, and more.Read his story

29 E 29th St

Bayonne, NJ 07002

Contact Information

(201) 858-4590

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Smith's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Smith's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Smith "Hello, I'm Dr. Peter Smith of the Vein Treatment Institute of NJ,Hudson County's premier center for venous disorders. We specialize in the diagnosis, state-of-the-art imaging & minimally invasive treatment of venous disease. All of our procedures are performed in a comfortable outpatient setting, which minimizes the discomfort and recovery period for our patients. As a vascular specialist, I've been treating venous disease for more than 20 years, during which I've performed more than 20,000 catheter-based procedures. So you can feel confident that you're receiving the highest level of care both professionally and personally. If you've been suffering from painful or unsightly varicose veins or spider veins, I'd be happy to consult with you and recommend a treatment plan that will help resolve your issue."
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3  Specialties

  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Varicocele
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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40  Procedures

  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Biopsy
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolization
  • Embolization of Tumor
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Varicocele Repair
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Ablation
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Vein Treatment
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Vertebroplasty
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.

Education

  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • St John's Mercy Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Massachusetts Gen Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Massachusetts Gen Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Notre Dame
    Other Education | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Would definitely recommend Dr Smith to all my friends and family. He explained every detail and I was fully aware of what was being done and what to expect. Also, Mary was the most pleasant and forth coming with all information. Such a wonderful person with a great personality. Thank...more
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