Jordan Perlow, MD
UndergraduateUniversity of Illinois At Chicago
Medical TrainingNorthwestern University
ResidencyRush Presbyterian St Lukes Med Ctr, Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Long Beach Memorial Med Ctr
- Maternal & Fetal Medicine
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Dr. Perlow has been a partner with Phoenix Perinatal Associates and has cared for high-risk pregnancy patients in private practice since 1992. He is a graduate of the Northwestern University Medical School (now, the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University) and completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center/Rush Medical College (both in Chicago). During residency, Dr. Perlow was named "Outstanding Resident of the Year" in both his third and fourth years of training. He was also selected as Chief Resident during his fourth year.
Dr. Perlow then completed additional sub-specialty fellowship training in maternal-fetal medicine at the University of California-Irvine and Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, and is board certified and recertified in both obstetrics and gynecology and maternal-fetal medicine.
Dr. Perlow has been a career-long volunteer with the March of Dimes, and has served in many capacities, including Board of Directors, Director of the Folic Acid Education Program for the State of Arizona and Prematurity Awareness Campaign Chairman. He was named to serve on the National Office of Volunteers and was previously awarded the Distinguished Volunteer Service Award for the March of Dimes, the highest honor bestowed on a March of Dimes Volunteer. He has participated in numerous television, radio and print media appearances on behalf of the March of Dimes mission. Working with the March of Dimes, Dr. Perlow created two educational CDs that were used extensively, and distributed throughout the United States, as well as overseas. These CDs covered the critical topics of preterm birth, as well as the prevention of birth defects with pre-conceptional use of folic acid. Dr. Perlow hosted the nation’s first Prematurity Symposium for the March of Dimes, attended by March of Dimes President Dr. Jennifer House, when this organization first launched their "prematurity campaign" to reduce the numbers of preterm births occurring in the United States. He recently spoke on behalf of the March of Dimes in Anchorage, Alaska, at the 2016 Alaskan Native Health conference.
Dr. Perlow is a member of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine and regularly serves as a judge of scientific papers for this organization at their annual clinical meeting. He is a reviewer of research submitted for publication in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has academic appointments as Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Arizona School of Medicine, and is Adjunct Assistant Professor, Midwestern University/ Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has been a Visiting Professor at the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil.
Dr. Perlow is immediate-past Director of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, where he has provided maternal-fetal medicine care for the past 25 years, and has co-led the establishment of a world-class center of excellence for the management of patients with the highly life-threatening complication of invasive placentation.