John R. Peralo, MD, FACS, FASCRS, a Colorectal Surgeon with Horizon Family Medical Group / Orange Regional Medical Center

Get to know Colorectal Surgeon Dr. John R. Peralo, who serves patients in New York.

Dr. Peralo is a board-certified colorectal surgeon who is affiliated with Horizon Family Medical Group. At Horizon Family Medical Group, the family of practitioners, specialists, nurses, and staff members are dedicated to providing the finest possible medical attention for everybody, everywhere. During the last two decades, more than forty offices have been opened in Orange County.  

Dr. Peralo is also affiliated with Orange Regional Medical Center (ORMC) in Middletown, New York. ORMC is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization and the first new hospital built in New York State in over 20 years. It boasts seven floors of state-of-the-art technology, provides 383 beds, and employs over 2,400 healthcare professionals. More than 600 doctors have privileges at the hospital and treat thousands of area families, friends, and neighbors.

Dr. Peralo earned his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine in New York City, New York in 1987. He then went on to complete his residency in colon & rectal surgery at Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center in Plainfield, New Jersey. He also completed his residency in general surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New York City, New York.

Dr. Peralo is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. Dr. Peralo is board-certified in colon & rectal surgery by the American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery and is board-certified in surgery by the American Board of Surgery.

Colorectal surgery is a field of medicine dealing with disorders of the rectum, anus, and colon. The field is also known as proctology; however, this term is now used infrequently within medicine and is most often employed to identify practices relating to the anus and rectum in particular. As a colorectal surgeon, Dr. Peralo specializes in the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care of patients with colorectal disorders.

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