Shaun Brierly, MD
CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER
Dr. Shaun Brierly is American Vision Partners’ Chief Medical Officer. He is dedicated to ensuring that patients who choose American Vision Partners are cared for with skill and compassion by the highest quality doctors and clinicians.
Over more than two decades, Dr. Brierly developed his clinical and leadership skills across diverse environments. He led Kaiser Permanente’s multi-subspecialty ophthalmology group in northern California’s wine country, where in 2019, he was voted Top Doctor by his peers in Sonoma Magazine. As a U.S. Army Medical Corps officer, he was in charge of military eye care across five Middle Eastern countries during Operation Inherent Resolve. After a short stint in concierge private pay ophthalmology as founder and President of Copper Eye Surgery, Dr. Brierly broadened his skillset with Cigna Medical Group as Medical Director of Specialty & Ancillary services with responsibility for Ophthalmology, Optometry, Optical, General Surgery, Dermatology, Podiatry, Audiology, Ambulatory Surgery, and Imaging.
Dr. Brierly graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in marine biology from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, before earning his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of California, Davis Medical School. He completed an Internal Medicine internship at St. Vincent Hospital in Portland, OR, followed by an Ophthalmology residency at the University of California, Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, where he was Chief Resident. Dr. Brierly is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business.