With extensive surgical experience in state-of-the-art LASIK procedures alongside his celebrated father and a long family history in refractive eye surgery, laser eye surgeon Dr. James Dello Russo, is uniquely qualified to carry on the Dello Russo tradition of excellence in laser eye surgery.
A graduate of Tufts University in 1992, Dr. James Dello Russo received his medical degree from New York Medical College. He went on to complete his ophthalmology residency training at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York (a Columbia Presbyterian affiliate) and has completed his refractive fellowship training with the New Jersey Eye Center under the tutelage of his highly acclaimed father, Dr. Joseph Dello Russo.
Dr. James Dello Russo introduced with his father the “No blade laser vision correction” in 2002 and was the first laser surgeon to perform the procedure in the greater New York metropolitan area. His was the lead clinical site for a study of Dry Eye treatment using an eye drop treatment manufactured by Daiichi Pharmaceutical Company
Dr. James Dello Russo and his father developed most of the treatment protocols which all laser surgeons are presently using for the best outcomes of both LASIK and PRK. James takes a personalized approach to patient treatment and values, getting to know each patient on an individual basis. He will gladly sit down with you to discuss your treatment goals and desires, as well as answer any questions you may have and suggest the best treatment for your eyes.