Our Eye Doctors

Our Eye Doctors2018-09-25T09:37:29+00:00

We know that you depend on your eye care professional to provide you with the best in eye health services, like comprehensive eye exams, vision correction and diagnosis of related conditions. That is why the team of Maple Grove Eye Doctors, Opticians, and associates at Pearle Vision in Maple Grove, make it a priority to ensure an easy, straightforward and satisfactory experience. Meet the eye care professionals that put your eye care first.

Doctors on duty 7 days a week!

Meet our team of Maple Grove Eye Doctors @ Maple Grove Pearle Vision who perform comprehensive eye exams, treat eye injuries, glaucoma, and maladies such as pink eye. An optometrist is the best professional to visit for anything to do with eyes!

Dr. Isaacson

Ryan Isaacson Maple Grove

Dr. Isaacson grew up in the upper Peninsula of Michigan in the city of Republic. He attended Central Michigan University for his undergrad and then received his Doctor of Optometry at Michigan College of Optometry. His interests are in Primary care, dry eye, and ocular disease. He enjoys being active, sports, and travel.

Dr. Korthals

Mark Korthals Maple Grove

Dr. Korthals is the Director of Optometry for the Maple Grove Eye Doctors team at Pearle Vision in Maple Grove. Dr. Korthals grew up in Northwestern Iowa and obtained his optometry degree at The Illinois College of Optometry in 2004. Dr.Korthals says ‘It is a great honor and my duty to help preserve ones’ gift of sight.’ Dr. Korthals resides in Mound with his wife, Lisa, who has her Masters in Theology, and is an author,  and daughters, Lexi and Ashley. He enjoys anything sports related, especially the Iowa Hawkeyes, and spending time with his family.

Dr. Mueller

John Mueller Maple Grove

Dr. Mueller is a full-time member of the Maple Grove Eye Doctors team, as of May 2017.  Dr. Mueller grew up in Manitowac, WI, attended Marquette University for his undergraduate degree and received his optometry degree at The Michigan College of Optometry. His wife, Rachel, is a neonatal intensive care nurse in St. Paul, and their adorable dog, Max, is a beautiful Weimaraner! They love spending time outdoors and doing as much as they can with Max. In his own words, Dr. Mueller says, “I love that this profession allows me to interact with so many people, to diagnose and treat diseases that are both ocular and systemic, and to often make an immediate impact on the patient’s daily life.

Dr. Knutson

Dr. Knutson joined the team at Maple Grove Pearle Vision in 2018. She grew up in Brooklyn Park, attended the College of St. Benedict for her undergrad degree, and then obtained her optometry degree at Pacific University College of Optometry in Oregon. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages but especially loves seeing children for eye exams. Her favorite thing about optometry is seeing kids get their first glasses. In her free time Dr. Knutson enjoys walking and baking. Her husband Quentin is studying to be a dentist. They love spending time with their pets: Copper (goldendoodle), Safi (calico cat) and Kale (bunny), and just welcomed their first child, Phoenix Theodore Knutson born 5/23/18! Dr. Knutson is thrilled to be part of the Maple Grove Eye Doctors team and looks forward to seeing you soon!

Dr. Ziegler

Dr. Ziegler Maple Grove Eye Doctors at Pearle Vision

Dr. Samantha Ziegler grew up in Maple Grove and then attended Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. She obtained her Degree of Optometry from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon, in June 2018. Dr. Ziegler is happy to be back living in St. Louis Park in her new house and working with the team of Maple Grove Eye Doctors at Pearle Vision in the community where she grew up.

In her free time, Dr. Ziegler loves attending Minnesota United FC matches, finding new restaurants, and spending time with her new husband, Calvin (as of July 2018!) who works in sales with Minnesota United FC (no wonder she likes watching soccer ). Dr. Ziegler loved science in high school, working as an optometric tech, where she fell in love with the profession of optometry. She enjoys helping patients see the world more clearly with glasses and/or contacts. She enjoys that patients are usually happy to see their eye doctor.

We know that you depend on your eye care professional to provide you with the best in eye health services, like comprehensive eye exams, vision correction, and diagnosis of related conditions. That is why the team of Maple Grove Eye Doctors, make it a priority to ensure an easy, straightforward and satisfactory experience. Be sure to have the digital retinal eye exam that gives your eye doctor a very wide view of your retina (the back of the eye), which can help verify your overall eye health and detect certain eye problems before they become major concerns- early detection of common diseases such as macular degeneration, glaucoma, diabetes, and cancer. It’s important! We offer a new patient comprehensive eye exam special with the purchase of a complete pair of Rx glasses or sunglasses or year supply of contact lenses. (cannot be combined with insurance or any other offer).