Dr. Donald Ristad, MD

Dr. Donald Ristad, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Donald Ristad, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Edina, MN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Mayo Med Sch in 1979 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3939 W 50th St Ste 200

Edina, MN 55424

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ristad performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nearsightedness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Presbyopia
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Ristad's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Mayo Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Mayo Grad Sch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Mayo Grad Sch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ristad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ristad's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ristad to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ristad's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He’s very thorough, explains thing thoroughly, professional. He makes you feel at ease and answers all questions.
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