Dr. Deramo is a retina specialist in private practice at Long Island Vitreoretinal Consultants in Great Neck, New York since 2001. He studied at Wills Eye Hospital for his ophthalmology residency and Duke University Eye Center for his vitreoretinal surgery fellowship. He is also the Chief of Ophthalmology at the North Shore University Hospital at Syosset – Davis Vision Eye Surgery Center. More recently, he co-founded ConnectOnCall.com in 2013, along with his colleagues and fellow retina specialists Brett Rosenblatt and David Rhee. ConnectOnCall is an innovative digital answering system that integrates EHR patient data with an after-hours medical communication system, has partnered with many leading EHR providers, including MDIntellesys, Athena Health, and SRS Health, and recently won first place in the GE Health Cloud Innovation Challenge.