Dr. Couch is an associate professor of ophthalmology and visual sciences, orbital and oculofacial plastic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis. He received his MD from the University of Missouri in 2006, graduating summa cum laude. He stayed at UM to complete an internship in internal medicine and then moved to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester for his ophthalmology residency. Dr. Couch completed a fellowship in oculofacial plastic, reconstructive and orbit surgery at the Washington University in St. Louis iin 2012. He is an active clinical researcher and has published numerous peer-reviewed papers in the field. Dr. Couch been featured in Best Doctors of America every year since 2014.