Mayo Clinic Department of Ophthalmology: Low Vision Service

General Information

Mayo Clinic Department of Ophthalmology: Low Vision Service
Mayo West 7A
Rochester Minnesota 1 55905
(507) 284 3726
http://www.mayoclinic.org/ophthalmology-rst/lowvision.html

Staff

William Brown, Low Vision Optometrist, 507 284 4946

Dennis Siemsen, Low Vision Optometrist, siemsen.dennis@mayo.edu, 507 284 3726

Services Offered

  • Assistive Products
    • Sells optical and adaptive devices. Products for sale on site.

  • Community Outreach Programs
    • Participates in health fairs, geriatric training conferences, AER activities.

  • Counseling
    • Has a full-time clinical social worker on staff.

  • Health Services
    • Maintains Patient-sponsored Education Center.

  • Information and Referral
    • Offers referral services through Geriatric Medicine Division.

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides low vision evaluation and follow-up. Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.