DR. FOSSO WAS GRANTED THE SHELDON WESCHLER CONTACT LENS RESIDENCY AWARD
While attending the annualAmerican Academy of Optometry meetingin Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Fosso was granted the Sheldon Weschler Contact Lens Residency Award. This award-program is intended to promote the practice and development of the field of contact lenses by...
SAMANTHA LOHSE IS CURRENTLY AN OPTOMETRY STUDENT AT PINECONE VISION CENTER!
Samantha Lohse is currently an optometry student at PineCone Vision Center! Samantha is from Maple Grove, MN and graduated from Concordia College, Moorhead, MN. She is currently attending Pacific University College of Optometry in Oregon. Samantha states, I always...
DR. FOSSO JOINS ELITE GROUP OF OPTOMETRISTS
Dr. Fosso passed his fellowship exam for the American Academy of Optometry. In qualifying for and maintaining fellowship, individuals are evaluated against the highest standards of professional competence. Only the top ten percent of optometrist in the country have...
DR. NICHOLAS COLATRELLA NAMED OPTOMETRIST OF THE YEAR
Dr. Nicholas Colatrella, CO-CEO and Medical Director at PineCone Vision Center, recently was named the Optometrist of the Year by the Minnesota Optometric Association (MOA). Dr. Colatrella received his doctorate degree with honors from the Illinois College of...
MEET STACY, OUR OPTOMETRY STUDENT
Our newest optometry student, Stacy Perreault!? Stacy is from Grand Rapids, MN and graduated from University of North Dakota.? She is currently attending Midwestern University Arizona College of Optometry.? Stacy states, ?I?ve been wearing glasses and contact lenses...
WHAT IS VISION THERAPY
Vision therapy is a treatment program that addresses deficiencies in the way the eyes work together. In order to read, do homework, or use the computer comfortably, the eyes must point inward to maintain single vision, as well as remain focused at a certain distance...
LIMITED TIME…LEARN HOW TO RECEIVE FREE LENSES!
Purchases the NEW Essilor Ultimate Lens Package, and receive a 2nd pair of lenses FREE! The Ultimate lens package includes the Varilux X Series for progressive wearers, Sapphire 360 and Transitions OR for single vision wearers, the EyeZen, Sapphire 360 and...
NAMED MOA OPTOMETRIST OF THE YEAR!
We had a HUGE surprise this morning! Beth Coleman from the Minnesota Optometric Association announced that Dr. Colatrella has been named the Optometrist of the Year for the state of Minnesota! We couldn't be more excited and proud of his accomplishments!
CLOSED LABOR DAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH
In observance of Labor Day, our office will be closed Monday, September 4th, 2017.? We hope everyone enjoys a safe weekend!
DR. FOSSO SPEAKS WITH ST. CLOUD TIMES ABOUT THE ECLIPSE
You think you'll just take a quick look, a few seconds staring directly into the sun to see the solar eclipse. No need to bother with cardboard boxes or special glasses. It could be a decision you regret. The sun on any day is dangerous to look at...
A CHILD’S EYE EXAM BELONGS ON YOUR BACK TO SCHOOL CHECKLIST – PRESCHOOL TO COLLEGE!
The?school year is starting up again soon, now is a great time to start thinking about scheduling an eye appointment for your child. Good grades and good vision go hand in hand since as much as 80 percent of learning a child does is visual, with children spending most...
TRAVIS POH, OPTOMETRY STUDENT
Optometry student, Travis Poh is from Fresno, California, and graduated from Brigham Young University, CA. He is currently attending?Midwestern University Arizona College of Optometry.? Travis states, ?I have always enjoyed helping people.? My favorite part of...
FREE SOLAR ECLIPSE GLASSES – LIMITED SUPPLY!
The Total Solar Eclipse will be on August 21, 2017 A solar eclipse will occur across most of the United States including a small band of total solar eclipse stretching from east to west across the continent. We hope you enjoy taking part in this important...
FREE LENSES WITH PURCHASE OF CHILDREN’S FRAME!
It's time for Back to School at PineCone Vision Center!? Stop by this month FREE lenses with the purchase of children's frame during the month of August! Stop in today to see the large selection of stylish frames.?
OUR OFFICE WILL BE OPEN SATURDAY, AUGUST 26TH
Do you have a busy schedule during the week?? We are open Saturday, August 26th from 9 to 4pm. Take advantage of the Back to School Special!? FREE lenses with the purchase of a children's frame.? Our office will be open on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 9 am to 4pm....
DANIEL IS EXCITED TO MEET YOU AT PINECONE VISION CENTER!
Daniel is excited to meet you at PineCone Vision Center!? Daniel Raies is from Tecumseh, Ontario, and graduated from the University of Windsor.? He is currently in his fourth year at Illinois College of Optometry. Daniel states, ?Optometry is the best profession in...
12 WEEKS OF VISION THERAPY COMPLETED!
Congratulations to Landen for successfully completing 12 weeks of Vision Therapy! Our doctors and staff at PineCone Vision Center Vision Therapy are committed to diagnosing and fixing deficiency in visual skills. Our strategies are based on clinical research...
OUR OPTOMETRY STUDENT LARRY APPRECIATES WORKING WITH PATIENTS AT PINECONE VISION CENTER!
Our optometry student Larry has been doing amazing work with patients at PineCone Vision Center! Larry Buchholz is from Sacramento, California, and graduated from UC Davis CA. He is currently in his fourth year at Pacific University College of Optometry, Oregon. Larry...
STOP BY FOR YOUR FREE SOLAR ECLIPSE VIEWERS TODAY!
A total solar eclipse is happening Aug. 21, 2017 and we have a limited supply of FREE viewers! Stop by our office, "Check In" to PineCone Vision Center on your Facebook page and show our staff to receive a FREE pair of solar eclipse viewers! What is...
THE SCIENCE OF SUNGLASSES
Different Tints Do Different Things Did you know that the color of your sunglasses lenses affects what they do for your eyes? This goes beyond just putting a color filter on your field of vision. Different colors actually serve different purposes: Yellow and amber...
DOMINIC IS LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU!
Dominic Rentz is from sunny San Diego, CA and completed his undergraduate studies at University of California, Irvine. He is currently in his fourth year of optometry school at Midwestern University Arizona College of Optometry. Dominic chose optometry stating,...
BEST WAY TO CLEAN YOUR EYEGLASSES
Follow these tips to clean your eyeglass lenses and frames without risk of scratching the lenses or causing damage. Click on the link below to view:https://www.facebook.com/PineConeVisionCenter/videos/1432218286859535/
OUR OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED TUESDAY, JULY 4TH!
In honor of Independence Day, PineCone Vision Center will be closed Tuesday July 4, 2017 for the holiday. Regular office hours will resume Wednesday the 5th at 9:00am. Enjoy a safe holiday.
YOU MAY MEET MELISSA AT YOUR NEXT EYE EXAM!
You may meet Melissa at your next eye exam! Melissa Lopez is currently a student at Illinois College of Optometry after completing her undergraduate studies at the College of St. Benedict.Melissa is very fascinated by the eyes. "Optometrists can see some systemic...
PINECONE VISION CENTER NOW CARRYING OAKLEY!
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Sartell, MN 56377
3274 Nottingham Rd S,
St. Cloud, MN 56301
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