About Dr. Peckinpaugh


Jeffrey L. Peckinpaugh, MD is a native Montanan that is fellowship trained as an oculoplastic and reconstructive surgeon.  He is one of a few surgeons in Montana to complete a formal fellowship training program in the field of oculoplastics, which is also referred to as ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery.  His specialty focuses on the medical and surgical care of the eyelids, eye socket, tear drainage system and peri-orbital area of the face. 

Dr. Peckinpaugh is a board certified ophthalmologist and a member of the American Board of Ophthalmology.

"I view the care of the eye, eyelids, orbit and peri-orbital area of the face through the modern perspective of an ophthalmologist trained in the complete medical and surgical care of the eye.  I believe this knowledge and mindset enables a thorough and careful approach to your care." JLP 

Dr. Peckinpaugh offers comprehensive expertise within his discipline specializing in both functional and cosmetic surgery.  In addition, he has published several papers in the field of oculoplastics and has given presentations at national and local meetings.  He continues to be actively involved in clinical investigation to further progress the field of ophthalmic plastics.

Dr. Peckinpaugh was born and raised in Western Montana.  He graduated from Montana State University magna cum laude (4.0 GPA) and received his medical degree with highest honors from the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington.  He completed his surgical training in ophthalmology at the University of Washington Medical Center.  His residency was immediately followed by a fellowship in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery at Tufts Medical Center and New England Eye Center in Boston, Massachusetts. 

Outside of his practice, Dr. Peckinpaugh is thrilled to be back living in Montana.  He enjoys spending free time with family and friends in the outdoor wonders of Montana.