DACBN (Diplomat), American Clinical Board of Nutrition
O.D. Optometry, Nova Southeastern University, 1996
B.S., Florida State University
Dr. Susan Summerton teaches in the School of Health Sciences, and she has been teaching nutrition at Hodges University since 2011. Graduating from Nova Southeastern University’s School of Optometry in 1996, Summerton practiced in St. Thomas Virgin Island before going to work at Tyson Eye in Bonita Springs.
She is a certified nutrition specialist and member of the American College of Nutrition. She is a diplomate of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition and a member of various optometry and nutrition organizations, including serving as secretary and Fellowship committee chair of the Ocular Nutrition Society.
In her spare time, she teaches centergy, a Pilates/yoga class at NCH Wellness.