Dr. Stephen G. Pereira, MD

Dr. Stephen G. Pereira, MD

General Surgery | Male | 51 years old

Our team of surgeons offer patients a comprehensive span of minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures; and...Read more

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Very happy to be a patient of Dr. Pereira. The procedure went perfectly and the team that works with Dr. Pereira made me feel very comfortable and well informed.
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Vomiting Disorders

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
  • Single Incision Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Northwestern University Medical School

    Completed in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Hackensack U Med Ctr

    Completed in 1999

  • Undergraduate School
    Wesleyan University

    Graduated in 1987

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Pereira's Care Philosophy

Our team of surgeons offer patients a comprehensive span of minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures; and our practice is consistently at the forefront of evolutionary changes in minimally invasive surgery.