Dr. Emily Bjore graduated with distinction from Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon where she received the Private Practice Student Scholarship. Dr. Bjore completed her undergraduate studies, graduating Summa Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN.
During Dr. Bjore’s optometric training she completed rotations at the Mayo Clinic and a variety of private practices. In addition to general family practice, she provided specialty care in pediatrics; vision therapy and refractive surgery.
Dr. Bjore’s passion in eye care includes family vision care; pediatrics; contact lenses and co-management with refractive surgery. Dr. Bjore’s main goal is to ensure her patients’ eye health and optimize their vision by guaranteeing comfort in their glasses and contact lenses in addition to utilizing all strategies for finding relief from dry eyes and ocular allergies.
Dr. Bjore is a violinist with the East Metro Symphony. She and her husband enjoy family time with their young son, all activities in the great outdoors and cheering on the Vikings among other local Minnesota sports teams.