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Sara Pereira

Sara Jane Pereira, M.D.

University of Utah Health
30 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT  84112
United States
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


University of California at Berkeley (B.A. 1992)
University of California at Irvine (M.D. 1997)
University of Cincinnati General Surgery Residency (1997-2002)
University of Alabama at Birmingham Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency (2003-2004)
University of Alabama at Birmingham Cardiothoracic Surgical Instructor (2005)
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Assistant Professor of Surgery (2006-2007)
St. Mary's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Grand Junction, Colorado (June 2007-January 2017)
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Associate Professor of Surgery (January 2017 - November 2020)
University of Utah, Professor of Surgery (December 2020)

Other Interests

Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
Endovascular repair of Thoracic Aneurysms
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Reoperative Cardiac Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease - CABG
Valve Repair and Replacement
Ascending, Arch, and Descending Aortic Replacement
Aortic Dissection

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Transcatheter
  • Coronary disease
  • Endocarditis
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Valve disease
  • Aortic valve disease
  • Mitral valve disease
  • Tricuspid valve disease
  • Pulmonary valve disease
  • Great vessels
  • Aorta
  • Endovascular
  • Education