Jeffrey T. Lynch, M.D.

Jeffrey T. Lynch, M.D.

Pediatric Ophthalmology

Adult Eye Muscle Disorders

Eye Muscle Surgery

Locations: Woodbury, Saint Paul, North Metro, and Hudson

Dr. Lynch, a pediatric & adult strabismus specialist, joined Associated Eye Care in 2012.  He was born and raised in Iowa City, IA. His love for medicine started young, as both of his parents were in the medical field. Dr. Lynch received his Medical Degree and Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of Iowa in 2006. As a medical student he was elected by peers & faculty into the Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society. He completed his medical internship at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, followed by residency in Ophthalmology at Saint Louis University where he was selected to serve as Chief Resident of the department. During his training he developed a strong interest in pediatric eye care, so he pursued a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus at the University of Iowa. There he received the Fellow Teaching Award and the Hansjoerg E. Kolder Memorial Humanitarian Award. In his career he has authored several peer-reviewed manuscripts and presented at multiple regional and national meetings.

 

Dr. Lynch understands how important caring for children and their vision is. As a parent of two young children himself, he can also relate to parents and desires to work together to find a solution to help improve the vision of the kids in his care. In his free hours he enjoys spending time with his family, as well as playing a variety of recreational sports. He is also the CEO & Founder of ReSpectacle http://www.respectacle.org, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that recycles high quality used eyeglasses to underserved communities worldwide.

 

Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology, 2012

Education: M.D., University of Iowa, 2012