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About the Surgeon

Dr. Stephen G. Pereira practices surgery in Hackensack, New Jersey. His practice specializes in minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery. Dr. Pereira is a graduate of the first fellowship training program for minimally invasive surgery in New Jersey. He was a member of a two surgeon team to perform the first robotic surgeries in the Northeast United States and he was the first surgeon to perform robotic single incision surgery in New Jersey and the New York Metropolitan area. Dr. Pereira is author of numerous publications and surgical text book chapters.

Medical School

UMDNJ–Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Piscataway, New Jersey, United States
Graduated: 1991


Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, IL, USA
Year completed: 1996

Fellowship Hospital

Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack, New Jersey USA.
Year completed: 1999


  • Voted “Top Doc” by New Jersey Monthly magazine – 2010 to present
  • Inside Jersey Magazine Top Doctors – 2010
  • Surgical residents Teaching Award by the New Jersey Medical School – 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010
  • Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors: New York Metro Area – 2003 to present
  • New York Magazine: Top Minimally Invasive Surgeons – 2002

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Stephen Pereira
90 Prospect Avenue
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
Phone: (201) 343-3433

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