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Christenson Vision Care

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2215 Vine Street Suite E
Hudson, WI 54016
Phone: 715-381-1234
Fax: 715-381-5357

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Monday9am6pm
Tuesday8am5pm
Wednesday9am6pm
Thursday8am5pm
Friday8am5pm
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Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) occurs when the cells in the center portion of the retina deteriorate over time. This degeneration is more common as we get older and leads to various levels of central vision loss which can make it difficult to read and drive.

We are very excited to have a revolutionary device called the AdaptDx, dark adaptation instrument to help identify those patients who may be at a higher risk of developing macular degeneration. The AdaptDx is a safe and painless way to track the patient's ability to adjust back to normal vision after a bright flash. Patients who have or are in the early stages of macular degeneration take significantly longer to adjust. Those who are at high-risk for the disease are placed on specific nutritional supplements. Genetic testing is also now available to fine tune the particular supplement mixture.

Introducing Dr. Lauren Soukup

 

Dr. Lauren Soukup

Dr. Lauren Soukup graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from University of St. Thomas. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry from New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts. She received honors in her rotations that focused on ocular disease and primary care including: Boston Medical Center (MA), Wenzhou Medical University (China), VA Healthcare-Newington (CT) and Naval Health Clinic Hawaii-Pearl Harbor (HI).

Dr. Soukup has studied extensively on Age-Related Macular Degeneration working alongside some of the forerunner researchers on the topic at the University of Minnesota. She co-authored a published paper on the subject in the hopes to help further understanding of the mechanism of the disease and advance treatment options. She is also a strong advocate of access to medical eye care for underserved communities. She was given an award for her dedication and commitment to the Bostom community where she frequently organized visual screenings at local elementary schools, nursing homes and homeless shelters.

Dr. Soukup is board certified by the American Board of Optometry and is a member of both the MInnesota and Wisconsin Optometric Associations.

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Christenson Vision Care has three Optometrists providing high quality eye care for Hudson and the surrounding communities.

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2215 Vine Street Suite E
Hudson, WI 54016
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DayOpenClosed
Monday9am6pm
Tuesday8am5pm
Wednesday9am6pm
Thursday8am5pm
Friday8am5pm
SaturdayClosedClosed
SundayClosedClosed


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