Peter Russo
O.D., Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry
  • Professor
  • Program Director, Contact Lens Program
  • Ophthalmology
Comprehensive Eye Care, Contact Lenses, Contact Lens Complications, Preventive Care
Board Certifications
  • Optometry: American Board of Certification in Medical Optometry

Genomic alterations in biliary atresia suggest region of potential disease susceptibility in 2q37.3Leyva-Vega,M.; Gerfen,J.; Thiel,B. D.; Jurkiewicz,D.; Rand,E. B.; Pawlowska,J.; Kaminska,D.; Russo,P.; Gai,X.; Krantz,I. D.; Kamath,B. M.; Hakonarson,H.; Haber,B. A.; Spinner,N. B.American journal of medical genetics.Part A 2010 ;152A(4):886-895

RNA-containing cytoplasmic inclusion bodies in ciliated bronchial epithelium months to years after acute Kawasaki disease.Rowley,A. H.; Baker,S. C.; Shulman,S. T.; Garcia,F. L.; Fox,L. M.; Kos,I. M.; Crawford,S. E.; Russo,P. A.; Hammadeh,R.; Takahashi,K.; Orenstein,J. M.PLoS ONE [Electronic Resource] 2008 ;3(2):e1582

Extended-wear silicone hydrogel soft contact lenses in the management of moderate to severe dry eye signs and symptoms secondary to graft-versus-host disease.Russo,P. A.; Bouchard,C. S.; Galasso,J. M.Eye & Contact Lens: Science & Clinical Practice 2007 ;33(3):144-147

Medical School
  • Illinois College of Optometry
  • VA Medical Center, Chicago-West Side, Optometry
  • Family/Friends
  • Music
  • Medical Missions and Outreach Work
  • Outdoor Activities