Dr. Dawn Russell-Hermanns

Dr. Dawn Russell-Hermanns

Chief Physician

Dr. Dawn Russell-Hermanns is Board Certified with the American Board of Ophthalmology and has memberships with the American Society of Retinal Specialists,  the British and Eire Vitreoretinal Society, the European Retina Society (EURETINA), the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Burnier International Ocular Pathology Society (BIOPSY) and is an Associate Fellow of the American College Surgeons.

Dr. Russell-Hermanns also works as a full time Consultant at the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH), which is the public tertiary hospital in The Bahamas.

She is an Associate Lecturer with the University of the West Indies and is solely responsible for organization of the medical student rotation in the Department of Ophthalmology at PMH. She lectures, mentors and prepares the end of clerkship examinations for the students rotating in Ophthalmology.

Her most recent academic appointment is also now as the Co-Director of the Yale-Bahamas Program. She is responsible for supervising and overseeing the Yale University/Yale Eye Center Ophthalmology residents during their month long rotations in the Bahamas at PMH.