We would like to welcome Kevin R. Tozer, M.D. to Minnesota Eye Consultants as our 2016-2017 Ophthalmic Fellow!
Dr. Tozer specializes in cornea and external disease, glaucoma, cataract and refractive surgery. He practices out of our Bloomington, Minnetonka and Minneapolis locations.
Originally from Phoenix, AZ, Dr. Tozer received his undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering, with a minor in Cinema-Television, from the University of Southern California - Viterbi School of Engineering. While there, he graduated Cum Laude and received a prestigious four-year full tuition scholarship. He was awarded several research grants and received the Renaissance Scholar Distinction award, which was given to a graduating senior demonstrating excellence in two diverse academic fields.
He went on to pursue his medical degree from the USC Keck School of Medicine. In addition to his studies, Dr. Tozer participated in extensive medical research including year-long fellowships through the Dean’s Scholars Program and Research to Prevent Blindness. He was also awarded several grants, including a summer research grant through the Medical Student Summer Research Fellowship program.
Following medical school, Dr. Tozer completed his internship at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ. He then completed his residency at the University of Michigan - Kellogg Eye Center Department of Ophthalmology. During his residency, he received several prestigious research grants and awards and served as the expert peer reviewer for the Ophthalmology journal.
Dr. Tozer has designed several unique ophthalmologic medical devices during his research, one of which is currently being developed. In addition to his involvement in research, Dr. Tozer has presented at several national conferences and authored numerous book chapters and journal publications.
Dr. Tozer is currently a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
In his spare time, Dr. Tozer enjoys spending time with his wife and two young daughters. He also enjoys running, golf, basketball, and is an avid football fan.