Dr. Soares married his wife Laura in 1983. They have enjoyed and celebrated many years together. They have three grown children, Nicholas, Nathaniel and Lauren, and a granddaughter Nicolae (from son Nicholas) who is the apple of Dr. Soares' eye!
Dr. Soares is an avid bicycle rider. He has logged over 40,000 miles on his bicycle. He and his wife experienced an exciting trek from Glacier National Park at the Canadian border to the Grand Canyon. He has also ridden his bike from Canada to Mexico along the Pacific Coast Highway. He continues to commute to work by bike which is a round trip of 12 miles each day.
In the summer months, Dr. Soares enjoys kayaking and hiking with his wife. He likes to water ski and wake board with his sons and daughter. He is currently learning how to kite surf. Dr. Soares is taking helicopter lessons and has a helicopter license. In the winter he is an avid cross country and downhill skier.