Eye Physicians of Washington

Ophthalmologist in Washington DC, Rockville MD; Eye doctor

Amy Green-Simms, MD

AGSDr. Amy Green-Simms is comprehensive ophthalmologist with a special interest in cataract, glaucoma care, and eyelid surgery.  She graduated from the University of Michigan, then earned her medical degree at the Mayo Clinic as a Laverne Brown Scholar.  She completed an internship in internal medicine/surgery at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, IL, where she was named “Intern of the Year.”  She then returned to the Mayo Clinic to complete her ophthalmology residency.

Dr. Green-Simms is the author of one textbook chapter and nine ophthalmology research articles in renowned national journals.  Her research on macular degeneration earned her a VitreoRetinal Surgery Foundation Research Award.

She has spent time studying biology in Israel and volunteering with the Unite for Sight program in Ghana.  She enjoys traveling, hiking, and photography.