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Jill Rotruck, MD

Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science

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Jill Rotruck, MD

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Dr. Rotruck is a Fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist and adult strabismus at the Yale Eye Center. She is originally from West Virginia, where she received a BS in Biology and BA in Music from Shepherd University and a Medical Doctorate from the West Virginia University School of Medicine. Dr. Rotruck completed her internship in internal medicine at West Virginia University, and completed an ophthalmology residency at the California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, CA, followed by a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at the Duke Eye Center. In her current role, she sees a variety of clinical and surgical conditions, including comprehensive pediatric ophthalmology, strabismus in children and adults, amblyopia, nasolacrimal duct obstruction, pediatric cataracts, eyelid disease, and a variety of other disorders. Her research interests include binocular treatments for amblyopia, the use of optical coherence tomography in pediatric eye disease, and pediatric ocular infection. Additional interests include international medical outreach and resident education.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Duke Eye Center (2018)
  • Resident
    California Pacific Medical Center (2017)
  • Intern
    Ruby Memorial Hospital (2013)
  • MD
    West Virginia University (2012)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology (2018)

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