Doctors and Staff

Benjamin Stout, O.D.

Dr. Stout grew up in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Luther College in 1995. He completed his Doctorate and earned a Bachelor of Science of Visual Science from the Illinois College of Optometry in 1999. Dr. Stout’s professional interests at Eagan Eye Clinic include specialty prescription contact lenses and the diagnosis, treatment and management of ocular diseases.

Erin Carlson, O.D.

Dr. Carlson joined Eagan Eye Clinic in 2001. She grew up in Apple Valley, Minnesota. Dr. Carlson graduated cum laude from Illinois College of Optometry in 1999. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Visual Science along with her doctorate in Optometry. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa in 1995. Dr. Carlson specializes in family practice optometry with a special interest in both pediatric and geriatric patients.

Lacy Hedstrom, O.D.

Dr. Lacy Hedstrom joined Eagan Eye Clinic in 2016. She grew up in Spring Green, Wisconsin and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse in 2008. She then went on to complete her Doctorate of Optometry from Illinois College of Optometry in 2012. Dr. Hedstrom specializes in family practice optometry with a special interest in both ocular disease and geriatric patients.

Our friendly staff at Eagan Eye Clinic

Our Friendly Eye Care Professionals at Eagan Eye Clinic

The eye care team at Eagan Eye Clinic have over 65 combined years of experience. Our staff consists of a variety of professional, well-trained individuals whose main focus is to make your experience as informative and pleasant as possible. We value your trust and confidence in our optometry practice and will ensure that you receive the best eye care possible. Thank you for choosing Eagan Eye Clinic.

Our optometrists and eye care professionals serve the surrounding communities of Minneapolis, St. Paul, Apple Valley, Rosemount, Inver Grove Heights, Burnsville, Bloomington, Lakeville, Farmington, Prior Lake and Shakopee.

Voted Best Eye Care Professional

Sun-Current Reader’s Choice Award Winner 2014