Jason H. Peragallo, MD

Jason H. Peragallo

Jason H. Peragallo, MD, is an assistant professor of ophthalmology for the Eye Center’s sections of neuro-ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. He received his bachelor’s degree in biology and biochemistry from Brandeis University. He attended medical school at the New York University School of Medicine and completed residency in ophthalmology at New York Medical College. He then completed a pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus fellowship at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the University of California Los Angeles, followed by a neuro-ophthalmology fellowship at Emory University.

Dr. Peragallo holds an academic interest in the evaluation and treatment of strabismus due to neurologic disease and in the treatment of children with ophthalmic disease from neurologic processes. He has conducted strabismus research in patients with neurologic disorders.

National Recognition

Dr. Peragallo holds membership in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. He has presented platform presentations and posters at national meetings.

Areas of Clinical Interest

  • Pediatric strabismus
  • Pediatric neuro-ophthalmology
  • Adult strabismus
  • Adult neuro-ophthalmology.

Education

  • Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
  • Residency in Ophthalmology: New York Medical College
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus: Jules Stein Eye Institute and the University of California, Los Angeles.
  • Fellowship in Neuro-Ophthalmology: Emory School of Medicine, 2013