Dr. Pieramici graduated with Alpha Omega Alpha honors from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed his ophthalmology residency at the Wilmer Eye Institute. He then pursued his retina fellowship training at the Emory University Eye Center before joining the full-time faculty at both Yale University Hospital and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr Pieramici is currently a managing partner of the California Retina Consultants and a member of the Medical Leadership Board of the Retina Consultants of America. As the Medical Director of Clinical Research at California Retina Consultants, Dr. Pieramici has served as the principal investigator in over 50 clinical trials. Currently, he holds the position of Director at the California Retina Research Foundation, as well as being a board member and Medical Director of retina programs at SEE International. Dr. Pieramici is also a former President of the Santa Barbara County Medical Society and a member of the Board of Governors of Northwestern University Libraries.
Dr. Pieramici has been recognized as one of the Best Doctors in America and a Castle Connolly Top Doctor. He has authored hundreds of peer-reviewed research papers and book chapters on retinal diseases and ocular trauma.