Randy Karger, MD
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- Cataract surgery
- Eyelid surgery
- Tear duct surgery
I am a board-certified ophthalmologist. My professional interests include cataract surgery, eyelid surgery and tear duct surgery.
Hometown: Shoreview, MN
Best part of my work: Improving a patient's eyesight.
Why I became an ophthalmologist: I enjoyed my ophthalmology rotation during my second year of medical school.
What I tell my friends and family: It's important to be screened for eye diseases such as glaucoma.
How I spend my free time: Boating, fishing, hiking, weightlifting, softball, spending time with family.
What patients say about me: Most patients are surprised at how easy their cataract surgery is and how much their vision improves.
Favorite health tip: Wear eye protection.
Practice philosophy: Treat patients with kindness and respect.
Awards and recognitions
- Mayo Medical School
Current licenses and certifications
- Licensed to practice medicine and surgery by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice
- Mayo Clinic
Years of experience
- Cambridge Medical Center
- Welia Health
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Major health plans we accept
- Allina Health | Aetna
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Other health plans we accept
- America's PPO
- First Health/Coventry
- Hennepin Health (formerly Metropolitan Health Plan)
- South Country Health Alliance
- United Behavioral Health
- Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS)