Contact Information

Fax: 507-625-1096
Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm

Ophthalmology Associates
1630 Adams Street
Mankato, MN 56001

Ophthalmology Associates

Welcome to Ophthalmology Associates of Mankato, a private practice dedicated to providing excellence in eye care. We offer a full range of eye care services from complete eye exams to sophisticated laser surgery and the most advanced technology in cataract surgery. You will find our staff friendly and knowledgeable with your eye health our number one concern.

Ophthalmology Associates has been serving Mankato and the Blue Earth County Community for more than 50 years, founded by Oscar D. Anderson M.D., a prominent ophthalmologist who retired from practice in 1993. We presently have four highly trained ophthalmologists to serve your medical and surgical needs.


Interest Free Financing - Interest free financing is available through CARECREDIT. It's easy to get the vision care you want and need with CARECREDIT'S convenient monthly payment plans.

Flex spending - You may also be able to use your employee flexible spending account to help pay for your refractive or Lasik surgery. Please check with your employer to make sure that this is covered under your plan.

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Lasik Exams

Schedule your free lasik exam now call 507-345-6151


  • Comprehensive Adult, Pediatric and Diabetic eye exams
  • The most advanced technology in refractive cataract surgery including Toric and Multifocal Intraocular Lenses.
  • The Mankato LASIK Center, southern Minnesota's premier refractive surgery center, specializes in Custom All Laser LASIK, using Intralase and wave front guided technology.
  • Cosmetic and functional eyelid surgery, including Botox injections
  • Laser Surgery for Glaucoma and Diabetes
  • Diagnosis and treatment of Macular Degeneration including, Lucentis and Avastin Intravitreal injections
  • Diagnosis and treatment of medical eye conditions

Please join us in welcoming our new physician Timothy P. Kao MD, seeing patients starting September 1st, 2015