Dr. Mary Jo Femrite
Dr. Mary Jo Femrite, a graduate of ROCORI High School, attended Moorhead State University and received her Bachelor or Arts degree in Biology and Chemistry. She attended the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL and received her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2000. Dr. Femrite moved back to Minnesota and completed a residency with Minnesota Eye Consultants in 2001, specializing in eye disease management, LASIK surgery, and comprehensive eye care. Following her residency, Dr. Femrite continued in private practice from 2001-2006. Dr. Femrite, along with support from her husband and family, opened LAKES Eye Clinic in May 2006. She is active in the Minnesota Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association and the Cold Spring Chamber of Commerce. She has presented several case reports, research studies, and lectures to the optometric community and public.
Dr. Femrite currently resides in the Cold Spring community with her husband and two children. When not at LAKES Eye Clinic, she can be found at ROCORI sporting events, volunteering at her local church or participating in community events, such as the business showcase and Hometown Pride Days. She enjoys traveling, spending time at the lake, gardening and reading.