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Kiersten R. Snyder, M.D.

Kiersten R. Snyder, M.D. is Minnesota Eye Consultants’ 2024-2025 Glaucoma Fellow. Dr. Snyder is a distinguished ophthalmology resident at New York Medical College.

Originally from Sacramento, CA, Dr. Snyder completed her Bachelor of Science in Health Science with a minor in Chemistry at Saint Mary’s College of California, graduating Summa Cum Laude. She then earned a Master of Science in Biomedical Imaging from the University of California, San Francisco, and subsequently received her medical degree from George Washington University, where she also concentrated on Clinical and Translational Research. Her postgraduate training includes an Internal Medicine Preliminary Internship at Alameda Health System Highland Hospital in Oakland, CA, followed by an Ophthalmology Residency at New York Medical College.

Dr. Snyder has been honored with numerous awards, including the Thaddeus Wandel Research Award and being a finalist for the ARVO Members in Training Outstanding Poster Award. Her research contributions span various aspects of ophthalmology, with publications in notable journals like Ophthalmology Retina and JAMA Ophthalmology, and presentations at prestigious conferences including ARVO and AAO.

Beyond her academic and research prowess, Dr. Snyder is dedicated to service and leadership. She has volunteered with the Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind and managed the GW Healing Clinic Bridge to Care. She has also been an active participant in the GW Ophthalmology Interest Group and has contributed to the professional growth of her peers as the resident representative on the Program Evaluation Committee at New York Medical College.

In her spare time, Dr. Snyder enjoys hiking, playing volleyball, and contributing to her community through various volunteer activities.

Dr. Kiersten Snyder’s expertise and dedication will be a valuable addition to Minnesota Eye Consultants as she steps into the role of Glaucoma Fellow.

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Minnesota Eye Consultants is proud to offer patients convenient access to eye care across the Twin Cities. We have 5 locations, each with an onsite ambulatory surgery center (ASC).

11091 Ulysses St NE
Clinic: Suite 300
ASC: Suite 400
Blaine, Minnesota 55434

Important Notice for Our Patients:
Please be aware that there is significant construction near our Blaine office. Highway 65 is closed in both directions north of our office and is down to one lane south of the office. We recommend allocating extra time for your journey to ensure you arrive on time for your appointment. Thank you for your understanding and patience.
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12501 Whitewater Drive (East Building)
Suite 310
Minnetonka, MN 55343
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10709 Wayzata Blvd
ASC: Suite 100
Laser Procedures: Suite 120
Clinic: Suite 200
Minnetonka, MN 55305
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9801 Dupont Ave S
ASC: Suite 100
Laser Procedures: Suite 120
Clinic: Suite 200
Bloomington, MN 55431
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7125 Tamarack Rd
Clinic: Suite 100
ASC: Suite 200
Laser Procedures: Suite 250
Woodbury, MN 55125
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