Daniel Deligio, O.D., FAAO, Diplomate ABO

Assistant Professor


   Midwestern University
   Chicago College of Optometry
   555 31st Street, White Oak Hall Suite 306-E
   Downers Grove, IL 60515

   Office: (630)-960-3032
   Fax: (630)-960-3033
   Email: ddelig@midwestern.edu

 

EDUCATION

B.S. Molecular and Cellular Biology University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2011
O.D. Doctor of Optometry Midwestern University at Glendale 2015
Residency Cornea and Contact Lenses University of Alabama at Birmingham 2016
FAAO Fellowship American Academy of Optometry 2017

RESEARCH SUMMARY

Research interests include corneal dystrophies and degenerations, keratoconus and medically necessary contact lenses, specifically, the benefits and complications of scleral lenses. 

PUBLICATIONS  

Deligio D.  Tangible hydra-PEG coating resolves chronic front surface scleral lens deposits in a patient with bell's palsy. Poster presented at:
The Global Specialty Lens Symposium; 2018 Jan 25-28; Las Vegas, NV

Deligio D, Doshi D. Prosthetic Soft Contact Lens Fitting Post Traumatic Eye Injury. Poster presented at:
Midwestern University's Kenneth Suarez Research Day; 2017 May 5; Downers Grove, IL.

Laurent J, Deligio D. Specialty and custom soft contact lenses
Contact Lens Spectrum. 2016 Dec; 31(12): 20-23 

Deligio D. Course and management of a large preretinal hemorrhage. Poster presented at:
The American Academy of Optometry's Annual Meeting; 2016 Nov 9-12; Anaheim, CA.

Deligio D. Not so fast! Management of distichiasis in a child. Poster presented at:
The Global Specialty Lens Symposium; 2016 Jan 21-24; Las Vegas, NV.

Semes L, Hines M, Deligio D. The care and feeding of contact lenses.
Contact Lens Spectrum. 2015 Dec; 30(12):50

Deligio D. Aphakic patient with anisometropia requires atypical contact lens correction. Poster presented at: The American Academy of Optometry's Annual Meeting; 2015 Oct 7-10; New Orleans, LA.

 

Deligio D, Leonhardt J, Balani N, Harrison W. Better with brown?
Color discrimination linked to regional upbringing. Poster presented at:
The American Academy of Optometry’s Annual Meeting; 2014 Nov 12-15; Denver, CO.

CURRENT TEACHING ACTIVITIES

Chicago College of Optometry