Susan G. Elner, M.D.

Susan G. Elner, M.D.

Retina and Uveitis
Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Specialty Interests

Diseases of the retina and vitreous including uveitis, retinal detachment, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular disease, macular diseases, age-related macular degeneration, retinopathy of prematurity; surgical management of complex retinal detachments

Make an appointment with Dr. Susan Elner


  • Referring Physicians: M-LINE, 800-962-3555
  • Academic Office: 734-764-4182

Medical School

University of Chicago, 1982


University of Chicago, 1986


  • Vitreo-Retinal Surgery and Research
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Harvard University, 1988
  • Vitreo-Retinal Surgery and Research
    Retina Associates, Inc.
    Eye Research Institute of the Retina Foundation, 1988

Research Focus

Mechanisms of ocular inflammation and angiogenesis, specifically the role and modulation of cytokines and cell adhesion molecules in uveitis; angiogenesis in diseases such as proliferative diabetic retinopathy, proliferative vitreoretinopathy, and age-related macular degeneration

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