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Peter C. Gruenberg, M.D.

Peter C. Gruenberg, M.D.


  • American Board of Ophthalmology – 1983

Fellowship, Residency, Internship

  • Fellowship: UCLA, Adult Strabismus and Pediatric Ophthalmology, Los Angeles, California – 1982-1983
  • Residency: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School – 1979-1982
  • Pre-Residency Fellowship: Department of Ophthalmology, Beth Israel, Boston, Massachusetts – 1978-1979
  • Internship: Kentucky Medical Center, Internal Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky – 1977-1978

Education and Training

  • M.D., University of North Carolina Medical School, Chapel Hill, North Carolina – 1977
  • B.A., Magna Cum Laude, Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota – 1973

Hospital Affiliations

  • Florida Hospital, Altamonte Springs, Florida

Honors and Awards

  • A.O.A (Medical Honor Society) – 1976
  • Lange Award – 1974
  • Phi Beta Kappa – 1973

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
  • American Medical Association


  • “Complete Superior and Inferior Rectus Transposition with Adjustable Medial Rectus Recession for Abducens Palsy,” Proceedings of the International Strabismological Association, 1982.
  • “Increases in Rabbit Corneal Curvature by Heated Ring Application,” Annals of Ophthalmology, 1981
  • “Effect of Tropical Flurbiprofen and Prednisolone Acetate on Corneal Wound Healing,” ARVO, 1980
  • “Change of Corneal Curvature in Rabbits,” ARVO, 1979

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While we are not currently seeing patients for routine eye care, we are available to you and yours for urgent care, retina care and emergency visits. Please call us to meet your eye care needs. 407-834-7776

March 20, 2020

Dear Patients,

Many of you have recently been told by our office that your elective cataract surgery has been temporarily cancelled. We have been advised by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the Centers for Disease Control that we should stop all elective surgery immediately as a result of the Coronavirus epidemic. This recommendation includes cataract surgery and is in effect until further notice.

As surgeons we could never have imagined a situation in which we would not be allowed to offer a life changing procedure like cataract surgery. However, these are exceptional times. The recommendations to cease surgery are designed to protect the public health and to stop the spread of this disease.

As soon as we hear that this ban on elective surgery has been lifted, and that it is safe to offer surgery, our office will contact you to reschedule your procedure. Please do not call the office to ask for a reschedule date at this time as we do not know when we will be given the directive to restart surgery.

We appreciate your patience. Until then stay safe, and stay home.

Best regards,
Harry R. Pappas, M.D.
Peter Gruenberg, M.D.
Ross Parks, M.D.
James Jochum, M.D.
Catherine Wang, M.D.
Myhanh Nguyen, M.D.
David Letbetter, M.D.
Michelle Cho, M.D.
Bradley Shoss, M.D.
Thomas Steedle, M.D.
Samantha Xavier, M.D.
Stephanie Terrill, M.D.
Paul Chiranand, M.D.

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