Monthly Archives: August 2012
Meet Kate A. Montealegre, one of our new fellows at Minnesota Eye Consultants! Originally from North Oaks, Minnesota, Dr. Montealegre attended college at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse and then received her Doctorate of Optometry from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. While in school, Dr. Montealegre participated in vision screenings at both the… Read More
Dr. Richard Lindstrom recognized as a top “Influential Health Care Leader”! Click the link below and flip to page 23 to read about using the LenSx Femtosecond Laser for cataract surgery, and other projects Dr. Lindstrom and Minnesota Eye Consultants are working on! Minnesota Physician
Because of our long-standing relationship with the Minnesota Twins, we were at the conference last Wednesday when they announced their big switch from AM to FM radio broadcasts! Such a fun morning!
Minnesota Eye Consultants has recently teamed up with clear.md to provide short, clear, single-topic videos on a variety of subjects – including eye disorders, treatment options, and technological advances. It’s an innovative video search engine that allows you to research any healthcare topic, delivering immediate educational results from your local provider. Give it a try!… Read More
About 20.5 million Americans age 40 and older have cataracts. More than half of all Americans develop cataracts by age 80. Cataracts cloud the eye’s clear lens, similar to a window that is “fogged” with steam. When the lens becomes cloudy, light rays cannot pass through it easily and vision becomes blurry. Cataracts are not… Read More