Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Education: M.D., Mayo Medical School
Specialty: Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Refractive Surgery, Cataract Surgery
Dr. Ristad has been providing eye care to the Edina community for more than 20 years. He received his medical degree from the Mayo Medical School and also completed his ophthalmology residency at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine. His practice scope includes comprehensive eye care with special interest in cataract and refractive surgery, including LASIK. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology, a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has been selected as a Top Doc in Mpls/St. Paul Magazine on multiple occasions.
Dr. Ristad feels he is privileged to have developed a wonderful community of patient friends over the years. Dr. Ristad is married and his hobbies include bicycling, travel, music, gardening, and oil painting.