Dr. James Michael Persky MD

Dr. James Persky is a vascular surgery doctor in Beachwood, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center and University Hospitals Richmond Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Persky accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center and one of 6 at University Hospitals Richmond Medical Center who specialize in Vascular Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Clinical Interests: Aesthetic medicine, Varicose Veins AAAs Carotid disease

Education & Medical Training

University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Residency, Vascular Surgery, 1988–1990

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1983–1988

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 25 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 23 years in Vascular Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

OH State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Chief of Surgery, Ahuja Medical Center

President, Cleveland Vascular Society

Fellow American College of Surgery, American College of Surgery

Publications & Presentations

Effect of hemodilution on brain tissue during global ischemia.
Rubin, J. R., Labadie, E., Anderson, G., Persky, J., Goldstone, J.

Dihematoporphyrin ether-phospholipid interactions. The roles of surface charge and lateral phase separations.
Kendrick, S. E., Persky, J., Eckhauser, M. L., Imbembo, A. L., Fleischmann, J. D., Koehler, K. A.

Femoral-tibial bypass for calcific arterial disease.
Rubin, J. R., Persky, J., Lukens, M. C., Plecha, E. J., Graham, L. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • ODS Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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