Max Perelman, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neurology, School of Medicine
  • Pediatric Neurology Residency Program


Dr. Max Perelman specializes in caring for kids with neurologic conditions (problems involving the brain, spinal cord, or nerves). He is particularly interested in pediatric movement disorders — everything from common tics to rare genetic illnesses. He treats children both in the hospital and in his outpatient clinic, in Portland and in Medford. 

When not at work, Dr. Perelman enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, exploring Oregon’s amazing landscapes and Portland’s delicious food.

Education and training

    • B.A., 2001, Yale University
    • M.D., 2016, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Residency

    • Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 2018
  • Fellowship

    • Child Neurology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 2021

Memberships and associations:

  • Child Neurology Society

Areas of interest

  • Movement Disorders
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Neonatal neurology
  • Learning disabilities


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