Please welcome Jefferson Berryman, M.D. to Minnesota Eye Consultants as our 2020-2021 Ophthalmic Glaucoma Fellow!
Dr. Berryman specializes in glaucoma and cataract surgery and practices at each of our locations including Blaine, Bloomington, Minneapolis, Minnetonka and Woodbury. Originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan, Dr. Berryman was raised in Edmond, Oklahoma. He graduated magna cum laude from Southern Nazarene University with a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics and biochemistry. While there he received the President’s Award, given to two graduating seniors for academic achievement and leadership. He then completed medical school at the University of Oklahoma where he graduated with special distinction for finishing in the top 5% of his graduating class. While in medical school he was also elected into the Gold Humanism and Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Societies in addition to receiving multiple academic scholarships.
After medical school, Dr. Berryman completed a transitional internship with the Colorado Health Foundation in Denver, Colorado followed by an ophthalmology residency at the University of California, Davis in Sacramento. Throughout his training, he co-authored multiple scientific papers and presented at several national meetings. Dr. Berryman also has a passion for community outreach and has participated in medical trips to Haiti, Honduras, and Mexico in addition to volunteering in his local community.
In his spare time, Dr. Berryman enjoys skiing, hiking, playing tennis, reading, and traveling. He also enjoys spending time with his wife, Laura, who works as a physical therapist.