Meet our Doctors at st. anthony eye clinic

Todd Hanson, OD

Dr. Hanson has been the owner of the St. Anthony Eye Clinic since April 1995. Dr. Hanson grew up in southern Minnesota and received a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Minnesota State – Mankato. He graduated from the University of Missouri – St. Louis School of Optometry in 1993 with high honors. After practicing in North Branch and Sandstone, MN for a year and a half, he moved to St. Anthony in 1995.  

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Dr. Hanson has been the owner of the St. Anthony Eye Clinic since April 1995. Dr. Hanson grew up in southern Minnesota and received a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Minnesota State – Mankato. He graduated from the University of Missouri – St. Louis School of Optometry in 1993 with high honors. After practicing in North Branch and Sandstone, MN for a year and a half, he moved to St. Anthony in 1995.

Dr. Hanson has a strong philosophy of giving back to the community and others in need. He has been a member of the St. Anthony Kiwanis Club since 1995, serving as President in 2005. In 2003, the St. Anthony Chamber of Commerce awarded the clinic “Business of the Year”. Recently, Dr. Hanson was awarded the Helen Keller Sight Award by the St. Anthony Lions Club for being a leader in restoring and preserving sight. Dr. Hanson, by nomination of the city council, served over 8 years on the St. Anthony planning commission. Lastly, the office gives back on an international basis by financially supporting Optometry Giving Sight.

Dr. Hanson, his wife Heidi, and son, Matthew have lived in the Village for many years. Outside the office Dr. Hanson enjoys Gopher football games, listening to music and spending time with his family.

Kari Burgard, OD

Dr. Kari Burgard was born in Dickinson, North Dakota.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude from North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology. Dr. Burgard continued her education by earning her Doctorate of Optometry with honors from Pacific University in Forest Grove, OR. While in graduate school, she served in leadership of Beta Sigma Kappa, the International Optometric Honor Society. 

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Dr. Kari Burgard was born in Dickinson, North Dakota.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude from North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology. Dr. Burgard continued her education by earning her Doctorate of Optometry with honors from Pacific University in Forest Grove, OR. While in professional school, she served in leadership of Beta Sigma Kappa, the International Optometric Honor Society. She also took part in a vision relief mission to Guatemala while a student.

Dr. Burgard joined St. Anthony Eye Clinic in June 2013.  She provides primary care including routine eye exams, treatment and management of ocular disease, contact lens fittings and post-operative care.  Dr. Burgard is a member of the American Optometric Association.  In her free time, Dr. Burgard enjoys spending time with her husband, son and giant black labrador retriever. She also enjoys photography, hiking, camping, crafting and NDSU Bison football.

Support Team

Diana

Diana started as a part-time receptionist in August of 1996. Presently she is the Patient Care Coordinator and Insurance Specialist for the office. Diana enjoys spending time with her fun family of six children. She is an avid reader and thankful there is such a thing as progressive lenses.   

Susan

Susan is our Office Manager.  She has been a long time patient of St. Anthony Eye Clinic and joined the team in 2012.  Outside of the office, she has 3 teenage children and enjoys spending time with her family. 

Services

Ophthalmic Services provided by St Anthony Eye Clinic

  • Adult Comprehensive Eye Examination,
    including Glaucoma and Cataract Evaluation
  • Pediatric and Infant Eye Examinations
  • Medical Evaluations and Treatments, including Ocular Emergencies
  • Contact Lens Fitting and Evaluation
  • Cataract Surgery Co-Management
  • Diabetic Co-Management
  • Dry Eye Evaluation and Treatment
  • Punctal Plugs
  • Retinal Photography
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Orthokeratology
  • Specialty Eyewear and Fashion Frames
  • Computer Vision Specialists
  • Eyeglass repair and cleaning
  • Prescription and non-prescription sunglasses
  • Vitamins and supplements

 

 

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