David W. Parke II, MD Endowed Professor
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
Residency Program Director
Pediatric Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology, and Strabismus
Amblyopia, eye muscle surgery, retinopathy of prematurity, double vision, and pediatric neuro-ophthalmology
- MD, Jefferson Medical College Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Residency: St. Francis Medical Center Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- Fellowship: Neuro-ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
- Fellowship: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, Miami, Florida
Dr. Siatkowski graduated from Thomas Jefferson University with distinction and as a junior member of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society. He completed residency training in 1991 and fellowship training in 1993. He served on the faculty of the University of Miami from 1993 to 1999, at which time he relocated to the Dean McGee Eye Institute. Dr. Siatkowski is Vice President of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS), and President-Elect of the Program Directors Council of the AUPO; He is an Emeritus Director of the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO), and the Christian Ophthalmology Society (COS), and past Vice Chair for the Ophthalmology Residency Review Committee (RRC) of the ACGME. Dr. Siatkowski, and has received seven different teaching awards throughout his career. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles, has had over two dozen extramural speaking invitations and was the recipient of a Presidential Professor award from the University of Oklahoma in 2008.
Dr. Siatkowski sees both adult and pediatric patients at DMEI, and children at the new Eye Clinic at the OU Children’s Physicians building. He is active in the ROP and consulting services at the Children’s Hospital of OU Medical Center. He performs surgery both at the McGee Eye Surgery Center as well as Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Siatkowski is married to Rhea L. Siatkowski , MD, a cornea and anterior segment surgeon, and they have three children, Abigail, Elizabeth, and Joshua.