Dr. 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.