Leon Perel, M.D.
Anesthesiology – Board Certified in Pain Management
Leon Perel, MD has resided in Las Vegas since 2013. He was born in Brazil and moved to New York City with his family during High School. Dr. Perel graduated with highest honors from Cornell University with a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences with concentration in Neurobiology, Behavior and Economics. He then attended medical school at State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine where he graduated with recommendation in research. He completed his Residency in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at George Washington University in Washington, DC and obtained his Fellowship training in Interventional Pain Medicine from John Hopkins University.
Throughout his medical career, he was awarded for excellence, research and teaching. Upon completion of his training, he moved to Las Vegas with his family and has enjoyed being part of the Nevada Comprehensive Pain Center family since. Dr. Perel specializes in spine pain in the setting of arthritis with special interest in the aging population. His personal goal is to continue to address chronic pain needs in the local population.