Mayo Clinic Health System Welcomes Low Vision Specialist

August 12, 2013

Dennis Siemsen, O.D., low vision specialist from Mayo Clinic Rochester is now seeing patients at Mayo Clinic Health System Franciscan Healthcare once a month. Dr. Siemsen and his staff provide comprehensive low vision services for patients who have impaired vision that cannot be corrected by glasses, surgery or medication that include a medical social work assessment, an extensive eye exam and occupational therapy for device training as needed.

Dr. Siemsen earned his degree from the Illinois School of Optometry in Chicago and completed his residency at Veterans Medical Center in Kansas City, MO. His special practice interests include low vision rehabilitation and optometry, reading with macular degeneration and education of visually impaired children.

To request an appointment with Dr. Siemsen, please call the Optometry Department at 608-392-9871.

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