Peck Ong, MD, is Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at University of Southern California. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Allergy and Immunology.
Dr. Ong completed his Allergy training in one of the top institutions in the nation: National Jewish Health. He has since been in Allergy practice for more than 15 years. He has acted as an advisor or expert reviewer for NIH (National Institute of Health), CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention), Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America and National Eczema Association in the areas of eczema, infection and food allergy. Dr. Ong has written multiple reviews and book chapters. His article on eczema and infection in New England Journal of Medicine remains to be one of the most cited papers in atopic dermatitis (eczema). He enjoys patient interaction and applying current knowledge to clinical practice.
eczema (atopic dermatitis), food allergy, asthma and immunodeficiency
Loma Linda University School of Medicine
White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles
National Jewish Health, Denver
Pediatrics: American Board of Pediatrics; Allergy & Immunology: American Board of Allergy & Immunology
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; American Academy of Pediatrics
Saban Research Institute Clinical Research Award, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, 2004; The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Fujisawa Health Care Allergic Skin Diseases Research Award, 2001
Ong PY, Boguniewicz M. Investigational and Unproven Therapies in Atopic Dermatitis. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am, 30: 425-39, 2010.
Ong PY, Leung DYM. Infectious Aspects of Atopic Dermatitis. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am, 30: 309-21, 2010.
Ong PY. Emerging Drugs for Atopic Dermatitis. Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs. 14:165-79, 2009.
Ong PY, Ohtake T, Brandt C, et al. Endogeous Antimicrobial Peptides and Skin Infections in Atopic Dermatitis. N Engl J Med. 347:1151-60, 2002.
Ong PY, Schmid-Grendelmeier P. (Guest Editors) Allergic Skin diseases. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 37:xv-xvi, 2017.
Sun D, Ong PY. Infectious complications in atopic dermatitis. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am 37:75-93, 2017.
Ong PY, et al.. Endogenous antimicrobial peptides and skin infections in atopic dermatitis. N Eng J Med 347:1151-1160, 2002.
New treatments for atopic dermatitis/eczema, food allergy and asthma.
The Eczema Map Project:
Dr. Ong is listed on the Eczema Map Project, a map of scientists, doctors, companies and patient associations around the world that are innovators in the field of atopic dermatitis.