Originally a native of Boston, Massachusetts, Dr. Susannah Brown completed medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in Charleston, SC and subsequently stayed on to complete her ophthalmology residency at MUSC’s Storm Eye Institute. She has been recognized for her commitment to patient care with multiple patient-care awards including the prestigious national Veteran’s Association ICARE Award for Distinguished Resident Physician. While at MUSC, she also received the Program Director’s Award, given to the resident who most exemplifies ‘the behaviors and attitudes each of us looks for in our own personal physician’. During her residency, Dr. Brown was selected by her peers and faculty to serve as Chief resident and received the Richard A. Saunder’s Award for ‘academic potential, surgical excellence and outstanding teaching ability’.
During her free time, Dr. Brown enjoys spending time with family, horseback riding and learning to fly fish.