You’ll find some familiar names listed in the September/October issue of Minnesota Monthly Magazine and we couldn’t be prouder! Congratulations to Drs. W. Keith Engel and Alejandra Decanini for making Minnesota Monthly Magazine’s Top Doctors List!
October is Halloween Eye Safety Month! Be Eye Wise and make sure you take all the necessary precautions with costume safety, so you will have a fun and safe Halloween trick-or-treating with your children. Here are three safety tips to keep in mind this Halloween: Avoid costumes that block vision, such as masks, eye patches,… Read More
Northwest Eye celebrates Healthy Aging Month by encouraging seniors to Be Eye Wise and understand the changes that occur to their eyesight as they grow older. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, two out of three Americans falsely believe vision loss is inevitable as we age. Sure, aging can affect your eyes — but vision loss… Read More
Northwest Eye’s Maple Grove office has been named a Neighborhood Favorite by Nextdoor as part of its 2020 awards program!
We are so proud to announce that Dr. John Berestka made it to the final round of the Winning Pitch Challenge for his invention and took home the second-place prize! Already awarded two patents in the U.S., Dr. Berestka has been working on a new way to conduct virtual eye exams. This innovative 3-D camera could offer a… Read More
Wayzata Honored with Best Eye Practice Award In January 2021, readers of the local Plymouth Magazine voted on their hometown favorites. It’s an honor to announce that our Wayzata clinic was voted Best Eye Practice!
Dr. Christopher Krutoff off recently published an article in Modern Optometry, sharing his knowledge of glaucoma care with other Doctors of Optometry. In his article, “Key Elements in Handing Off the Surgical Glaucoma Patient”, he shares key steps in documentation and discussions that should occur prior to sending patients on to the surgeon.
The annual Sun Newspapers Readers’ Choice award winners have been announced and Dr. John Berestka has yet again been chosen by voters in the community as the Best of the Best in the business.
A huge congratulations to Dr. John Berestka for performing the first-ever artificial iris procedure at Northwest Eye! The accomplishment attests to his dedication to always raising the bar in what patients can expect from our practice. What is an artificial iris, exactly? Meant to assist with both medical and aesthetic reconstruction of eyes with complete or partial… Read More
Dr. Christopher Kruthoff recently published an article with the Review of Optometry focused on how doctors and team members can handle unexpected medical emergencies in the office. You can read the piece for a breakdown of the “ABCDE” method for assessing any situation, as well as more specific advice for a number of different emergencies…. Read More