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About Dr. Richard L Lindstrom MD
Dr. Richard L Lindstrom, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Minneapolis, MN. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Lindstrom is affiliated with Phillips Eye Institute and Fairview Southdale Hospital. He speaks English.
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Dr. Richard L Lindstrom has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Richard L Lindstrom has the following 9 expertise
- Eye Exam
- Lasik Surgery
- Vision Issues
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Eye Pain
Dr. Richard L Lindstrom is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Great LASIK experience
Self-verified patient of Dr. Richard L Lindstrom - Posted on September 22nd, 2013
I saw Dr. Lindstrom a couple months ago for my LASIK procedure, and I couldn't be happier! I am an optometrist for a living, so I know how important eye care is, and I wouldn't allow anyone to work on my eyes unless I am fully confident in their abilities and trust their work. Dr. Lindstrom has many years of experience and has so many excellent reviews that I trusted him to provide excellent care and results...and he didn't disappoint! My LASIK procedure went very smoothly. He walked me through the procedure step by step, and the procedure was a huge success. My vision is perfect, my eyes feel great, and I have no regrets. Dr. Lindstrom truly did a great job, and I would gladly refer my friends, family and patients to him for their eye care needs.
Patients' Choice Award (2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2018)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Dr. Lindstrom is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
46 Years Experience
University Of Minnesota Medical School
Graduated in 1972
Abbott Northwestern Hospital
Dr. Richard L Lindstrom Accepts the Following Insurance
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS IL PPO
- BCBS MN Blue Cross Accord
- BCBS MN BluePrint
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
HealthPartners - MN
- HealthPartners MN CareChoices
- HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
- HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
- HealthPartners Open Access
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Preferred One PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Medica Choice
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsMINNESOTA EYE CONSULTANTS PA, 9801 Dupont Ave S Ste 200, Minneapolis, MN
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