Seanna Grob, M.D., MAS

Director, Ocular Trauma Service (2016-2017)


Emergency Eye Service

Eye Trauma


English, Spanish

Board Certification

  • Board Eligible

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Accepting New Patients



As Chief Resident and Director of the Eye Trauma Service for the 2016-2017 academic year, Dr. Grob oversees and coordinates trauma coverage at Mass. Eye and Ear and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. In addition, she serves as a mentor, teacher, and peer resource to Harvard Ophthalmology’s 24 residents.

After earning her medical degree from University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, Dr. Grob completed an Ophthalmology residency at Harvard Medical School.  Her interests include ocular trauma, periocular and orbital oncology, and ophthalmic plastic reconstructive surgery.  As a resident, Dr. Grob received a 2016 American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Foundation Resident Excellence Award. A prolific scholar, she has published several articles and six book chapters on topics including inflammatory optic neuropathy, orbital malignancies, dry eye therapy, and diabetic retinopathy. 

Clinical Interests

Ophthalmology, Resident Education, Ocular Trauma, Cataracts, Ophthalmic Plastic Reconstructive Surgery

Research Interests

Ophthalmology, Ocular Trauma, Resident Education, Periocular and Orbital Oncology, Genetics of Ocular Disease


For a full publication list, please see her CV.

Campbell AA, Grob SR, Yoon MK. Novel surgical approaches to the orbit. Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. 2015 Oct-Dec;22(4):435-41

Grob SR, Campbell A, Lefebvre DR, Yoon MK. External versus endoscopic endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2015 Fall;55(4):51-62.

Campbell AA, Grob SR, Freitag SK. Controversies in sentinel lymph node biopsy for ocular neoplasms. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2015 Fall;55(4):73-9. 

Zhao L, Chen XJ, Zhu J, Xi YB, Yang X, Hu LD, Ouyang H, Patel SH, Jin X, Lin D, Wu F, Flagg K, Cai H, Li G, Cao G, Lin Y, Chen D, Wen C, Chung C, Wang Y, Qiu A, Yeh E, Wang W, Hu X, Grob S, Abagyan R, Su Z, Tjondro HC, Zhao XJ, Luo H, Hou R, Perry JJ, Gao W, Kozak I, Granet D, Li Y, Sun X, Wang J, Zhang L, Liu Y, Yan YB, Zhang K.. Lanosterol reverses protein aggregation in cataracts. Nature. 2015 Jul 30;523(7562):607-11.

Grob SR, Jakobiec FA, Stagner AM, Colby KA. Diffuse epibulbar complex lacrimal-cartilaginous choristoma: diagnostic clues and management. Cornea. 2015 Oct;34(10):1321-3.

Grob S, Jakobiec F, Rashid A, Yoon M. Chalazia associated with bortezomib therapy and multiple myeloma. Ophthalmology. 2014 Sep;121 (9):1845-1847.

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  • Molecular and Cell Biology with Emphasis in Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Berkeley, BA
  • MAS, Advanced Studies of Clinical Research, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
  • University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, M.D.


  • Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School