Samantha Schneider Johnson, DO

Samantha Schneider Johnson DO is a first year ophthalmology resident in Detroit Michigan at Ascension St. John. She has a passion for refractive, cataract and anterior segment surgery. She looks forward to bringing her passion back to her home state of California upon completion of residency.

As a second generation ophthalmologist, Dr. Schneider developed an early interest in the field while accompanying her father on medical mission trips in her teens. After a brief detour to complete culinary school at Le Cordon Bleu, she graduated with departmental honors from the University of La Verne with a degree in Biology. During medical school she participated in an international surgical mission trip in Vietnam as well as in research and development of a novel 3D printed ophthalmic device. She graduated from Western University of Health Sciences and completed her internship year in internal medicine in New York City.

Dr. Schneider is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, traveling with family and spending time with her husband and their two dogs.


Ascension Eye Institute


1200 East 12 Mile Road

Warren, MI 48093 USA

Telephone – 586-738-9470

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