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Dr. Kari Torkelson

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Located at our Grand Forks Practice

Kari’s primary concern is ensuring each patient’s health and her commitment to lifelong learning that fosters this priority. Providing quality eye care in Lifetime Vision’s comfortable environment allows her to meet one-on-one with patients and improve their quality of life with better vision.

Kari’s education and training include:

  • University of Minnesota, Crookston
  • North Dakota State University
  • B.S., Indiana University
  • Doctor of Optometry, Indiana University

Her professional memberships, certifications, and professional publications include:

  • American Optometric Association
  • North Dakota Optometric Association
  • AOA Contact Lens and Low Vision Sections
  • More than 120 hours in advanced professional courses on numerous topics, including treatment of eye diseases, contact lenses, low vision, and pharmacology
  • Certified in the Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease
  • Co-author of “Normal-Tension Glaucoma and Central Corneal Thickness,” an article published in the Journal of the American Academy of Optometry