About Focused Eye Care

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Founded in 2007, Focused Eye Care provides dedicated and comprehensive eye care services for patients of all ages and offers a wide range of optometry examinations, tests, and treatments.

Partners Joel Sollom, OD, and Jonathan Schorn, OD, combine traditional and innovative techniques to diagnose, treat, and prevent eye diseases and conditions. They also provide LASIK evaluations, emergency eye care, and specialty eye exams for patients with glaucoma, cataracts, and diabetes. They’re experienced in treating chronic conditions such as macular degeneration and retinopathy.

Beyond the treatment of eye conditions, the doctors at Focused Eye Care offer a diverse range of stylish glasses. The office carries both designer and affordable frames to meet everyone’s needs. They also have a variety of prescription and polarized sunglasses available.

 

Our Providers

Dr. Sollom

Meet Dr. Sollom

The founder of Focused Eye Care, Joel D. Sollom, OD, is an optometrist with vast experience in providing comprehensive eye care for the whole family. Located in Lakeville, Minnesota, Dr. Sollom performs eye examinations, pre and post surgery care, as well as prevention and treatment of acute and chronic eye diseases.

Dr. Sollom attended the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree with emphases in biology, chemistry, psychology, and anthropology. He continued his education at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, where he earned his Doctor of Optometry degree. While there, Dr. Sollom was a member of the student government and Gold Key International Honor Society.

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Through his internships, he gained experience in pre and post operative care of the retina, cataract, and anterior segment surgeries. Dr. Sollom also participated in a pediatric internship and an oculoplastic specialty internship for reconstructive and cosmetic pre and post operative surgery care.

In 2009, Dr. Sollom earned the Young Optometrist of the Year award from the Minnesota Optometric Association. He’s chair of the Children’s Vision Committee and works with the Minnesota Department of Health to improve vision care for children throughout the state.

When he’s not at the office, Dr. Sollom enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters. He enjoys time outdoors, hunting, running, and boxing. He’s also a connoisseur of local restaurants and likes eating at places his patients recommend.

Dr. Schorn

Meet Dr. Schorn

At Focused Eye Care, Jonathan J. Schorn, OD, helps patients with all their eye care needs. Located in Lakeville, Minnesota, Dr. Schorn has vast experience in a wide range of optometry services, including pre and post LASIK surgery care and the treatment and prevention of chronic eye diseases.

Dr. Schorn earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of Minnesota – Duluth before attending the University of Missouri − St. Louis, School of Optometry. In 1999 he received his Doctor of Optometry degree with Honors.

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With experience in multiple settings, Dr. Schorn has helped thousands of patients before and after refractive eye surgery and has nearly 20 years of experience providing comprehensive family eye care. Now a partner at Focused Eye Care, he provides full-service optometry services, including eye examinations, eye disease management, glasses, contacts, and multiple surgery preparations.

Because of his dedication to his practice, Dr. Schorn was named 2010’s Young Optometrist of the Year by the Minnesota Optometric Association, where he served as legislative chair for five years. He’s still active with the association and meets with legislators in both Minnesota and Washington, DC, to advocate for patient rights.

He also served as president of the Minnesota Optometric Association in 2013.

Beyond being an outstanding optometrist, Dr. Schorn is active in his church, where he’s involved with the parish council, sings in the choir, and has led the children’s choir during the Christmas season. He also enjoys spending time with his family, playing volleyball, and coaching his daughters’ soccer teams.

 

Our Staff

Nicole E.

Nicole E.

Office Manager/Optical Manager

Nicole is from Isle, MN the gateway to Lake Mille Lacs but is now a Better Cheddar living across the border in Wisconsin. She has been working in the optical industry since 2009. Nicole has been with Focused Eye Care since 2013 and enjoys making sure that the ship sails smoothly. She enjoys spending time with her boyfriend Sean, four wheeling, being outdoors and gardening. Nicole has 2 fur children named Loki and Odin who are her partners in crime and never more than 5 feet away.

Toni

Toni

Assistant Manager/Front Desk Coordinator

Toni has been with Focused Eye Care since 2015, she made the move to Optical after many years working as a Kindergartner Educational Assistant. Toni enjoys spending time with her husband, 2 sons, friends and family. Toni loves to find new restaurants in the area, if you have any recommendations let her know.

Katelyn

Katelyn

Front Desk Receptionist

Katelyn has been with FEC since July 2018, this is her first venture into the Optical world.  She has 2 young sons that are her pride and joy. Katelyn Enjoys spending time with her family and friends as much as possible. Fun Fact Katelyn LOVES Buffalo Wings!

Shanna

Shanna

Insurance/Billing Specialist

She graduated from Anoka-Hennepin Community College with a degree in Medical Billing and Coding. Shanna has been billing eye care for over 10 years. She would be happy to answer any questions about billing and insurance. Shanna likes to read, loves traveling with her fiancé’, Justin and enjoys new adventures with their son Cooper.

Nicole H.

Nicole H.

Insurance Billing/Technician/Vision Therapist

Nicole recently returned to Focused Eye Care as a part time Technician/Optician, she missed the amazing patients and the joys of the job. Nicole also practices as a Vision Therapist in her independently owned vision therapy program. She grew up in the Lakeville area and currently resides in Farmington with her family. Nicole has spent a great deal of her time over the last few years raising their two beautiful children Mackenzie and Skylar. Nicole finds joy spending time with her family, reading, volunteering, gardening and being outdoors.

Kris

Kris

Technician/Contacts Lens Specialist

Kris has lived in Minnesota her whole life. She is happily married to her husband Dan and has 4 beautiful step children. Kris has a dog named Raisin and a Seal Point Minted Ragdoll cat named Stella. She likes seeing movies and would like any suggestions you might have. Kris has been in the optical industry since 2010 and loves it. Kris’ motto is “If you love what you do its not work, it’s a pleasure.”

Tyreese

Tyreese

Optician

Tyreese is a father of 3 beautiful children. Tyreese has been in the optical business since 2009 working in larger chain stores and now smaller independent practice. In his time outside of Focused Eye Care he conducts his own business as a freelance creative design specialist with areas of focus in videography, photography and graphic design.

Katie

Katie

Optician

Katie has one son in high school and a walking partner named Shadow. Katie started as a receptionist with FEC but has moved to the Optical side of the clinic after 2 years up front.  She has been in the customer service industry for 15 years and enjoys putting a smile on everyone’s face with her bubbly personality. She loves to travel and is always up for a new experience; feel free to give her tips on places that are a must-see.

Tracy

Tracy

Optician

Tracy grew up in North St. Paul, Minnesota but made the trek across the border to live in Wisconsin in 2001. She has been in the customer service industry for 25 years and was a work from home mom as an insurance agent back in 2014 when she decided it was time for a change. She has experience working with vision therapy patients and fully understands the ins and outs glasses prescribed for vision therapy purposes. She loves helping patients find the perfect solutions to help them see clearly all day. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, endlessly chasing their 4 year old and 2 yellow labs around, being on the river, going to the gun range and being with friends and family.