Dr. Angelica Soto-Pereira is a Board Certified Pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP). She obtained her Medical Degree from the University of Rosario in Bogota, Colombia in 2006 and completed her Pediatric Residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center affiliated with the Albert Einstein School of Medicine in New York. Prior to joining NuHeights, Dr. Soto worked at Children of Joy Pediatrics in Hackensack, NJ.
Dr. Soto works very hard every day to ensure that she provides the best care for all our patients and families. She believes in empowering parents and patients with the information and confidence they need to lead healthy lives is very important. Dr Soto is particularly interested in childhood obesity, with a focus on prevention and healthy life style changes for both her patients and families, as well as newborn babies, promoting breastfeeding and lactation support.
Outside of the office, Dr. Soto loves to spend time with her husband and two beautiful kids, as well as enjoys weight training, running and nature walks. She is bilingual in both Spanish and English.