Dr. Robert W. Hegerman joined Dr. Osnes in 1994. He completed his optometric training at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, earning his Doctor of Optometry degree and graduating with Honors. Dr. Hegerman was President of Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society and was presented the Bausch & Lomb Outstanding Contact Lens Clinician Award. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Minnesota-Duluth in 1989.
Dr. Hegerman specializes in contact lenses. He is an expert in fitting contact lenses on patients with special visual needs. Dr. Hegerman has a passion for family eye care with a clinical interest in the management of dry eye disease and diabetic eye care. He is actively involved in refractive surgery, providing consultative care for patients desiring laser vision correction. He has served on the clinical advisory board for TLCVision.
Making a positive difference and giving back to the community is important to Dr. Hegerman. He is an active member and past president of the Eagan Rotary Club and a community volunteer.
In his free time, Dr. Hegerman enjoys cabin time, biking, Minnesota sports and the St. Paul Winter Carnival. He is the proud father of his two sons, Nick and Andy.