1464 White Oak Dr.
Chaska, MN 55318
Office: 952.466.3937
Fax: 952.466.3936


  • Monday7:30am – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday8:30am – 7:00pm
  • Wednesday7:30am – 5:00pm
  • Thursday8:30am – 7:00pm
  • Friday7:30am – 5:00pm
  • Saturday9:00am – 12:00pm

Available Optometry & Ophthalmology Services:

  • Eye Exams
  • Treatment of Eye Infections
  • Treatment of Eye Disease
  • Prescription Glasses
  • Contact Lenses
  • Cataract Consults
  • Lasik Consultations
  • Lasik Eye Surgery
  • Cataract Treatment
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Eye Lid Surgery
  • Chalazion Treatment
  • Stye Treatment
  • Blepharoplasty Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration Treatment
  • Cosmetic Treatment


  • Dr. Chad Dockter
  • Dr. Amy Freed
  • Dr. Chris Freed
  • Dr. Patty Jilek
  • Dr. Heidi Skonseng

Ophthalmology and Optometry care in Chaska, MN

Office: 952.466.3937
Fax: 952.466.3936
1464 White Oak Dr
Chaska, MN 55318

Southwest Eye Care is a full service ophthalmology and optometry practice serving the Chaska community. Our Ophthalmologist and Optometrists will work with you to ensure your visit is enjoyable and satisfying. Southwest Eye Care offers many services, please see services section for more information. We also offer pediatric optometrist services to children in need of vision correction. We use the most up-to-date instrumentation, well trained and friendly technicians and staff, and have the latest in high-quality prescription glasses including a variety of eyeglass frames and lens designs.

Interested in Lasik Eye Surgery? Southwest Eye Care’s optometrists will consult with you on laser eye surgery options that will work for you.

We want your experience at Southwest Eye Care to be an enjoyable one – one that you will want to enthusiastically tell your friends, family and neighbors about. Feel free to learn about us through this site and call with any additional questions or eye care needs!


Director of Clinic and Marketing Operations – Nicole Stahl

Nicole has been a part of the Southwest Eye Care family for over 3 years. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from St. Cloud State University in 2004. Nicole is also CPOA certified, and currently pursuing her COA certification.

What Nicole enjoys most about her position as Director of Clinic and Marketing Operations is the contribution to making a difference for patient’s health and vision.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, running, gardening, and boating.


Optical Service Supervisor – Kim Halldin

Kim joins the Southwest Eye Care team with 23 years of optical management experience. She is currently studying for her ABOC.

What Kim enjoys most about her position as Optical Service Supervisor is picking out fun and unique frames for the clinic, helping patients with frame “makeovers”, and finding frames that create excitement.

In her spare time, Kim likes to travel, spend time with family and friends and get outside whenever she can.

Lindsay Willems

Lead Technician Supervisor – Lindsay Willems

Lindsay has seven years of medical office experience with two years of management experience in a medical office setting. She graduated from Minnesota State University
of Mankato in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in Institutional Finance, Financial Planning and Insurance, and a minor in Business Management. Lindsay joined Southwest Eye Care in March of 2015, she is a Certified Paraoptometric (CPO) and a Certified Medical Scribe Specialist (CMSS). Lindsay is motivated and excited to expand her education in the optical field and is currently pursuing her National Contact Lens Certification (NCLE).

What Lindsay enjoys most about her job as Lead Technician Supervisor is the variety of office responsibilities and working directly with patients. She enjoys getting to know the patients in the exam room and assisting them with finding the perfect pair of prescription glasses.

Lindsay currently resides in Norwood Young America. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is also an executive board member for the Carver County Agricultural Society and participates in planning the Carver County Fair.