Carl D. Regillo, MD

Carl D. Regillo, MD

(800) 331-6634 (Office)

840 Walnut Street, Suite 1020
Philadelphia, PA 19107 , US map

Education and training

Medical School
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA USA
Brigham and Women's Hosiptal, Boston, MA USA
Ophthalmology residency
Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA USA
Retinal fellowship
Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA USA


Dr. Carl D. Regillo is the Director of the Retina Service of Wills Eye Hospital and Professor of Ophthalmology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and performed both his ophthalmology residency and vitreoretinal fellowship at Wills Eye Hospital. He is the founder and former Director of the Wills Eye Clinical Retina Research Unit, former Chairman of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Retina Basic and Clinical Science Course, former Chairman of the Wills Eye Institutional Review Board, and prior Director of the Wills Eye Retina Fellowship.

He has authored over 200 publications along with over 50 book chapters and eight major books. He has been an investigator on numerous major clinical trials developing new treatments for retinal disorders such as macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. He lectures worldwide. He has served on the scientific editorial board for the American Journal of Ophthalmology, Review of Ophthalmology, Current Opinion in Ophthalmology, Yearbook of Ophthalmology, Retinal Physician, and Retina Today. He is a recipient of the American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement, Senior Achievement, and Secretariat Awards along with the American Society of Retina Specialists Honor and Senior Honor Awards. He also has been listed multiple times through the years as a retina “Top Doctor” in the Philadelphia Magazine, Philadelphia Life, Mainline Today, and South Jersey Magazine.

Academic appointments

  • Professor of Ophthalmology

Hospital appointments

  • Director, Retina Service
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