Dr. Peter Berg, MD, is a distinguished ophthalmology specialist in Brooklyn, NY, with an impressive 41-year career in the medical field. His extensive experience and expertise make him a trusted figure in ophthalmology, particularly in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery, for which he is fellowship trained.
Dr. Berg’s journey in medicine began with his graduation from YU, College of Medicine in 1981. He is affiliated with Brookdale Hospital Medical Center, where he continues to provide high-quality medical care to his patients.
His clinical and teaching activities at SUNY Downstate are primarily centered at the University Hospital of Brooklyn and the Brooklyn VA. Dr. Berg’s current clinical and research interests encompass a wide range of topics, including pterygium excision with free conjunctival graft, dermoid and epidermoid tumors of the orbit, familial euryblepharon and megaloblepharon, and the application of CO2 laser in congenital lymphangioma involving the orbit.
Dr. Berg holds a hospital appointment at Kingsbrook Hospital Center and serves as the President of SUNY Downstate Ophthalmology Alumni. He is also the director of its scientific symposium, actively contributing to the advancement of knowledge in the field.