Eye Care (Ophthalmology & Optometry)

Our eye doctors provide all-inclusive vision services, from routine eye exams to contact lens services. 

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From specialized treatment for a diverse range of conditions, including diabetic eye disease, age-related macular degeneration, corneal disease, albinism, plastic and reconstructive surgery, and low vision services. We diagnose and treat patients with all types of eye disorders. You’ll benefit from state-of-the-art technologies and prevention and treatment innovations to enhance your quality of life.

Our Approach

M Health Fairview ophthalmology providers enjoy the use of the state-of-the-art technology for imaging, laser treatment, and diagnostics for complex eye care needs. Our highly skilled surgeons bring training from across the country using safe, modern, and effective techniques. Our patients also benefit from the opportunity to participate in clinical trials, where our providers and scientific faculty are collaborating to help present and future patients with the exploration of new and improved treatments for a broad range of conditions.

Our Minnesota Lions Children's Eye Clinic has 5,900 patient visits every year and is one of the largest clinics of its kind in the United States. The university also has a Genetics Eye Clinic for inherited eye problems in children and a Pigment Clinic for patients with albinism.

We also offer specialized screening exams and tumor treatment, as well as screening for retinopathy of prematurity.

Our Center for Thyroid Eye Disease brings together experts in orbital and oculoplastic surgery, neuro-ophthalmology and adult strabismus who work together in a coordinated clinic. In the operating rooms, we have the most advanced surgical equipment available to perform complex orbital surgeries.

M Health Fairview offers more than just specialized eye care and surgery. You can also visit a M Health Fairview clinic for your more routine eye care needs. From annual eye exams to contact lens fitting and more, our optometrists are here to help with all aspects of your vision care.

Optical Shops
And for when you want to look great and see better, the M Health Fairview Optical Shops offer a wide variety of stylish designer eyewear and complete contact lens services. They are staffed by certified opticians who can help you select the best look and fit for your prescription eyewear. Visit an Optical Shop.

Need to re-order contact lenses? Place your order today.

Conditions We Treat

Treatments, Tests, and Procedures

DaTscan Imaging

DaTscan is a contrast agent used with single-photo emission computed tomography (SPECT) to improve the ability to diagnose parkinsonian syndromes and essential tremor.
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Concussion Evaluation and Management

A severe fall or a blow to the head severe enough to shake or injure the brain can result in a concussion. Most concussions are mild, and people recover fully. However, any brain injury from a concussion must heal properly before you put yourself at risk of another.
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Pediatric Uveitis Program

Uveitis, a type of inflammation in the eye, is a group of disorders that can cause permanent vision loss without treatment.
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There may be other treatments, test, and procedures for this diagnosis, including:

  • Eye Exam
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Botox
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Electro-Diagnostic Evaluations
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Lacrimal (Tear Duct) Surgery
  • Laser Vision Correction
  • Orbital Surgery
  • Photodynamic Therapy
  • Prism Glasses
  • Prolapse Surgery
  • Punctal Plugs and Punctal Cautery


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