Mankato Ophthalmologist, Dr. Justin Kuiper

Dr. Justin Kuiper



About Justin

Justin grew up in Northwest Iowa and attended Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, before earning his medical degree at the University of Iowa. He completed a transitional year internship at Unity Point Health in Des Moines, Iowa before moving to Columbus, Ohio for ophthalmology training at The Ohio State University.


  • Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa – Undergraduate
  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa – Medical School
  • Unity Point Health, Des Moines, Iowa – Internship
  • Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio – Ophthalmology Residency

Areas of Practice

  • Comprehensive ophthalmology
  • Cataract surgery, including astigmatism-correcting and multifocal lenses
  • Laser surgery for refractive error (LASIK, PRK) and treatment of ocular surface disease (PTK)
  • Glaucoma evaluation and management
  • Laser treatment for glaucoma and retina problems
  • Medical retina management, including intraocular injections