First Visit

Welcome to Ophthalmology Associates. We are looking forward to your appointment. On your first visit we ask that you bring all insurance cards and a list of your current medications. In addition, please click below to view, print and complete these patient forms and bring them with you to your appointment. Thank you for choosing Ophthalmology Associates.

Meet Dr. Emily Birkholz

Dr. Birkholz specializes in cataract surgery, LASIK eye surgery, medical retina, glaucoma management and more.

Learn About LASIK

Our doctors have vast experience performing LASIK eye surgery. We would be more than happy to provide further education on LASIK.

Special Financing Promos

We can help you get the vision care you want and need with Wells Fargo, Care Credit, or Alphaeon’s convenient payment plans.

Request An Appointment

Ophthalmology Associates has been serving the greater Mankato area for over 50 years and our goal has been to provide our patients with the utmost in personal attention and the very best in eye care services. Contact us to set up your appointment today!