Dr. Geoffrey G. Emerson, MD

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Dr. Geoffrey G. Emerson, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Retina Center, PA 2845 Maplewood Dr # 213, Maplewood, MN 55109 Get Directions
(800) 233-8504

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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology
      • Retinal Diseases

      Board Certifications

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Endophthalmitis
      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cancer
      • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Floaters
      • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
      • Heterophoria
      • Hypertropia
      • Hypotropia
      • Iridocyclitis
      • Macular Degeneration
      • Macular Hole
      • Macular Pucker
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Artery Occlusion
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Edema
      • Retinal Telangiectasia
      • Retinoschisis
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Ulcer
      • Vertical Heterophoria
      • Vitreous Detachment
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Anterior Vitrectomy
      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Eye Surgery
      • Fluorscein Angiography
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Photocoagulation
      • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Ultrasound
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Yale University

        Graduated in 2001

      • Internship Hospital
        Hospital Of St. Raphael

        Completed in 2002

      • Residency Hospital
        Johns Hopkins Hospital, Wilmer Eye Institute

        Completed in 2005

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Oregon Health Sciences University, Casey Eye Institute (Retina Fellowship)

        Completed in 2007

      • Undergraduate School
        Yale University

        Graduated in 1995

      • Other Education
        Yale Department Of Cellular and Molecular Physiology (PHD)

        Completed in 1999

      Awards & Recognition

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • French
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Emerson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • Malpractice claims in Minnesota not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

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      Dr. Emerson's Care Philosophy

      My goal is to provide the best retinal treatments available, and to treat all patients with respect and compassion