(952) 562-8116

Apart from being very hard to spell, like an optometrist, they have usually taken three years of college plus eight years of specialized medical training, resulting in a university degree referred to as a Medical Doctor or “MD”.

Ophthalmologists can be thought of as a specialized eye doctor.  While they can perform the same functions as an optometrist, they have medical skills to take care of specific eye problems that may require surgery.

Ophthalmologists can:

  • Perform a sight test (reading the letters on the chart)
  • Examine the eye using various instruments and technology
  • Diagnose eye diseases.
  • Prescribe medications to treat the eye disease.
  • Write prescriptions for eyeglasses and contact lenses
  • Perform eye surgery
Ophthalmologist Burnsville mn

Our Hours:

Monday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-7:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-1:00pm
Saturday: medical emergency only
612-578-5675

Complete Family Eyecare (952) 562-8116

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13971 W Preserve Blvd
Burnsville,
MN 55337