Dr. Susan O. Perks received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College in Richmond, Virginia. Her residency was completed at Children's Hospital Medical Center at the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Perks undergraduate degree in Psychology was earned at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina where she was a Cum Laude graduate. Dr. Perks lives in Canton where she is raising her three children and their dog Medley. She enjoys gardening, working out, and swimming. Dr. Perks is active in Connecticut USA Swimming, supporting her children and officiating at swim meets.