Dr. Peter L. Smith, MD

Dr. Peter L. Smith, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology | Male | 55 years old

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Hello, I'm Dr. Peter Smith of the Vein Treatment Institute of NJ,Hudson County's premier center for venous disorders. We specialize...Read more

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    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.

    Dr. Smith's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology
    •  Board certified in Diagnostic Radiology and Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Why It Matters: Dr. Smith's Board Certifications

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    • Diagnostic Radiology
    • Interventional Radiology & Vascular Radiology

    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
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
    • 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

    Education

    • Medical School
      Washington Univ Sch Of Med

      Graduated in 1987

    • Internship Hospital
      St John's Mercy Hosp

      Completed in 1987

    • Residency Hospital
      Massachusetts Gen Hosp

      Completed in 1988

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Massachusetts Gen Hosp

      Completed in 1991

    • Other Education
      Notre Dame

      Completed in 1983

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
    • Interventional Radiology
    • Vascular Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • 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
    • 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