Originally from New York, Dr. Perrone completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Health Science as well as a Master’s degree in Public Health with a concentration on Public Health Policy and Administration. He then moved onto the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida in Tampa, graduating in 2014 earning election into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Dr. Perrone then completed his Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at the University of Chicago in 2019.
Dr. Perrone is dual-fellowship trained. First, completing an Orthopaedic Sports Medicine fellowship in 2020 at The Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic institute in Los Angeles, CA, where he served as an associate team physician for several local professional and collegiate teams including the LA Galaxy, USC Trojans Men’s Football Team, and Anaheim Ducks. He then received specialized training in Sports Foot & Ankle and Trauma at The Steadman Clinic and Steadman Philippon Research Institute in Vail, CO, where he had the opportunity to serve as an associate team physician for the US Ski & Snowboard Team; a role he still maintains today.
Dr. Perrone is a committee member for the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), and is an active member in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS). He has published research articles in several academic journals and has given talks at numerous national conferences.
Outside of medicine, Dr. Perrone is an avid endurance athlete, having completed a dozen marathons, including Boston, Chicago and New York, as well as multiple triathlons. He has a special interest in lower extremity sports injuries and in the care of athletes of all ages and abilities.