Susan Berry

Professor, Division of Pediatric Genetics and Metabolism
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics


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.

Clinical Summary

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


MD, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas Ci

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Residency in Pediatrics,
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Fellowship in Medical Genetics,
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Missouri, United States

Licensures and Certifications

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Clinical Genetics, American Board of Genetics

Honors and Recognition

Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors” , Minneapolis - St. Paul Magazine
Best Doctors in America
Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors", Minnesota Monthly Magazine



Pediatric Genetics & Metabolsim
Riverside Professional Building
606 24th Ave. S, Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Contact

Denise Fogel
Administrative Phone: 612-624-5965
Administrative Email:
Administrative Fax Number: 612-626-2993