What Is the Difference Between a Vision Screening and Eye Exam?

Ophthalmologist appointments at Edina Eye

Should I go to an Optometrist or an Ophthalmologist? A vision screening or a full eye exam? Knowing the difference can make all the difference. Here’s a chart on how to decide!


Taking Care of Your Child’s Eyesight

Edina Eye, Ophthalmalogy, LASIK, Children's eye exam

After your child is born they quickly begin to develop the skills and coordination they’ll use for the rest of their life. Just as your doctor will check to see if your child is eating solid foods and walking on-schedule, you’ll need to make sure their eyesight is progressing properly as well. Taking your child… Read more »


Schedule Your Free LASIK Consultation

Don’t Forget! If you have a Flexible Spending Account, LASIK Vision Correction is an eligible medical expense. Contact Edina Eye and we can help you make the most of your FSA. WaveLight® Wavefront Optimized® technology makes a difference in LASIK. WaveLight® refractive technology combines newer surgical advancements into a LASIK procedure personalized for your ideal… Read more »


Year-End Inventory Reduction Sale

50% Off Frames with the Purchase of Prescription Lenses Edina Eye Physicians has a wide selection of frames to match your style and budget. Our expert frame stylists will make sure you get the ideal frame and lens combination for a great fit and the best visual clarity possible. No appointment necessary. Walk-ins welcome. EIGHT… Read more »


Kids ready for school? Save up to $160 on children’s eyeglasses.

Back to school savings now through September. Save 10% off a complete pair of children’s eyeglasses plus get FREE anti-reflective coating. Edina Eye Physicians has a wide selection of frames to match your child’s style and your budget. Our expert frame stylists will make sure your child gets the ideal frame and lens combination for… Read more »


Kids ready for college? Save 50% on eyeglasses!

Back to College Savings On Eyewear Get 50% off a complete prescription pair of eyeglasses with the purchase of a one-year supply of daily disposable lenses! Eyewear Brands Include: Ray-Ban Kate Spade Seraphim OGI Carrera Nike See store for complete eyewear selection. No appointment necessary. Walk-ins welcome. EIGHT CONVENIENT TWIN CITIES LOCATIONS Click here to… Read more »


Concerned about wrinkles or drooping eyelids?

What is an Oculoplastic Ophthalmologist? An Oculoplastic ophthalmologist is a board certified eye physician that specializes in plastic and reconstructive eye surgery for vision impairment due to droopy eyelids, trauma, or skin cancer, and cosmetic procedures such as fillers and Botox. Our oculoplastic surgeon, Dr. Dewan, specializes in cosmetic eye procedures to help you look… Read more »


Not all eye doctors are the same.

So, What’s the Difference? While most national eyewear chains focus on eye exams and eyewear, a medical ophthalmology practice provides comprehensive eye care services. From newborns to senior citizens, Edina Eye Physicians and Surgeons will provide you with personalized care and service throughout your lifetime. Our Services Include: Cataract Surgery Intraocular Lens Implants LASIK Vision… Read more »


Sports Eye Safety Month: Is your child protected?

April Is Sports Eye Safety Month Each year, an estimated 100,000 people are hurt by sports-related eye injuries according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology. About 13,500 of these injuries result in permanent vision loss. Children are at particular risk for a sports-related eye injury. Every year, more than 30,000 children sustain serious sports-related eye… Read more »


Not a candidate for LASIK? Think again.

Did You Know There are New Laser Options for Lasik? You can now experience our new WaveLight® procedure utilizing the latest technology to further enhance your Lasik experience! WaveLight® WaveFront Optimized® Technology Makes A Difference In LASIK WaveLight® refractive technology combines newer surgical advancements into a LASIK procedure personalized for your ideal vision. If you’re looking for LASIK that’s as… Read more »