Susan Berry, MD

Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Susan Berry

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-624-5965

Fax 612-626-2993

Office Address:
Pediatric Genetics
Riverside Professional Bldg.
Suite 500-08
606 24th Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Genetics
Riverside Professional Bldg
606 24th Ave. S, Ste 500
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Assistant Name
Denise Fogel

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Administrative Fax Number

MD, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO

Residency in Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Fellowship in Medical Genetics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN


Susan A. Berry, MD is a Professor for Genetics and Metabolism in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota. She attended Rice University where she received her degree in Biochemistry and the University of Kansas for her Doctor of Medicine degree. She has been at the University of Minnesota since 1978 where she completed her residency in Pediatrics and was a fellow in Medical Genetics. She joined the staff of the Department in 1984 and is currently a Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics, Ophthalmology and Genetics, Cell Biology and Development. She is a member of the Minnesota Department of Health Newborn Screening Advisory Committee, of the Society for Inherited Metabolic Disease, of the American Society of Human Genetics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and of the American College of Medical Genetics. She is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and American Board of Medical Genetics.

As a nationally recognized geneticist and expert in inborn errors of metabolism, Dr. Berry sees both child and adult patients for genetic consultation at University of Minnesota Physicians Pediatric Specialty Clinic. She also attends the Pediatric and Adult Metabolic Clinics, providing care for children and adults with inborn errors of metabolism. She also offers her expertise for inpatient consultation and care. Dr. Berry's research focuses on long-term follow up for newborn-screened conditions.

Awards & Recognition

  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors” (2007-2018, 2020-2022)
  • Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” (2016-2019, 2021, 2022) 
  • Best Doctors in America (2007-2015)



Adult Metabolism Clinic;Pediatric Specialty Care-Discovery Clinic;Pediatric Specialty Care-Explorer Clinic

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Genetics - Clinical Genetics 

Clinical Interests

Genetic diagnosis and consultation; Inborn errors of metabolism; Vascular anomalies

Hospital Privileges

M Health Fairview Masonic Children's Hospital; University of Minnesota Medical Center