We will be closed on the 3rd and 4th of July.

Please allow extra time when traveling to our Norwood and Hutchinson clinics due to construction on highway 212.
Due to our continued measures in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are still requiring appointments for all services, including optical. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

Dr. Chad Dockter

Dr. Chad Dockter

Dr. Chad Dockter


Dr. Chad Dockter attended the University of Minnesota from 1985-1989 to study Biology. He then attended Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago in 1989 and graduated in 1993. At Illinois College of Optometry he completed an externship at Low Vision Resources in Minneapolis. He and his wife moved back home to the Twin Cities and have resided in in the Chaska/Carver area along with their two girls Avery and Shayne.

Chad has been heavily involved in the community since moving to Chaska. He served on the City Council for eleven years, chaired the Southwest Metro Transit Board and served on numerous committees. Chad and his wife Kristi both enjoy being involved in their local church. During his free time Chad enjoys golf, skiing and spending time with his family.

Specialty areas include family eye care, refractive surgery and pediatrics.

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