Dr. Shannon Joseph, MD

Dr. Shannon Joseph, MD

Oculoplastic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Shannon Joseph, MD is an oculoplastic surgery specialist in Bel Air, MD and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from Johns Hopkins University of Medicine in 2010 and specializes in oculoplastic surgery and ophthalmology.Read her story

620 Boulton St

Bel Air, MD 21014

Contact Information

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  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Eyelid Surgery
more than 80% of peers
Tear Duct Disorders
more than 75% of peers
Blocked Tear Duct
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Joseph's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Joseph "Dr. Shannon Joseph specializes in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Joseph received her medical training from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She then completed her ophthalmology residency at the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins, followed by a sub-specialized fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor, accredited by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Joseph's clinical interests include: reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the eyelid, periorbital area, and orbit, Mohs reconstruction, eyelid and orbital tumors, orbital trauma, thyroid eye disease, facial paralysis, surgical and non-surgical facial rejuvenation (dermal fillers and neurotoxin injections)."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Joseph "Dr. Joseph is committed to providing individualized care for each patient. The patients receives custom management that is tailored to their needs. Dr. Joseph sees patients at the Wilmer Eye Institute East Baltimore and Bel Air locations, including the Bel Air Aesthetic Center."

2  Specialties

  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aging Face
  • Anophthalmia - Microphthalmia, Isolated
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Essential Blepharospasm
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Tumor
  • Facial Palsy
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Lacrimal Disorders
  • Lacrimal Gland Tumor
  • Macular Edema
  • Melanoma
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbit Tumor
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Orbital Lymphangioma
  • Orbital Lymphoma
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Orbit
  • Sebaceous Carcinoma of the Eyelid
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wrinkles
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46  Procedures

  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Botox® for Blepharospasm
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Strabismus
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brow Lift
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Chemodenervation
  • Conjunctivocystorhinostomy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dermal Filler
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Eyelid Tumor Reconstruction
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lacrimal Surgery
  • Lesion Removal
  • Mohs Defect Reconstruction Surgery
  • Nasal Lacrimal Duct Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Reconstruction
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Exenteration 
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Orbital Surgical Procedures
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Tear Drainage Surgery
  • Tear Duct Probing
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Tumor Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Toronto
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • Johns Hopkins University of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Joseph has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Joseph's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Joseph to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Joseph's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Joseph is an excellent choice. She was friendly, thorough and extremely competent. I had surgery on my eyelid and she explained the procedure, was highly skilled and everything healed wonderfully. I would definitely recommend her to anyone.
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Dr. Shannon Joseph and staff are an amazing group of professionals. I could not have asked for better care and the results of my eyelid surgery has allowed my vision to improve immensely. Would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Joseph to anyone. Her explanation of what she was doing during surgery...more
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Dr. Joseph did surgery on my eyelids and I and my family and friends all LOVE the results!! I can see so much better and look years younger!
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I had a great outcome for my eyelid surgery. She's a fantastic surgeon and very caring doctor.
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