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John Suson, MD

Assistant Professor

Location

  • Eye Institute - Froedtert
  • 925 North 87th Street
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226

Eye Institute

Eye Specialists

I have been serving the eye care needs of patients in the Milwaukee area since 1993. Patient care begins by creating a relationship of trust and mutual respect. From there, determining the best course of treatment is a multistep process: listening to the patient, evaluating their condition, educating them on treatment options and formulating a plan of action suited to the particular individual and their support system. At times, this means referring the patient to a different provider for more specialized care. Being part of the Medical College of Wisconsin affords my patients access to a world-class team of subspecialists in all areas of eye care. My focus is on ensuring that the patients' vision needs are met.

Overview

Diseases and Conditions

  • Cataracts
  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Refractive Error

Treatments and Services

  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Refractive Eye Surgery (LASIK, PRK)
  • Vision Correction
  • Diabetic Eye Exam

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages

  • English

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Clinic Locations

Eye Institute - Froedtert

Eye Specialists – Glendale

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Biography

Dr. Suson is a comprehensive ophthalmologist with extensive experience in cataract surgery, advanced technology lens implantation and laser vision correction surgery (LASIK). After graduating summa cum laude from Marquette University with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, Dr. Suson attended medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), where he graduated with honors in research. He completed his residency in ophthalmology at the MCW Eye Institute, where he served as chief resident in his final year. Before joining the MCW faculty, Dr. Suson was in private practice for 20 years with Suson Eye Specialists in Milwaukee, an independent practice founded by his father, Dr. Elieser Suson, who was one of the first faculty members of the Department of Ophthalmology at MCW. Dr. John Suson joined the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences at MCW as an assistant professor in March 2017.

 

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (1992)
Internship - St. Luke's Medical Center - Milwaukee, WI (1992-1993)
Residency in Ophthalmology - The Eye Institute - The Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (1993-1996)