Great River Eye Clinic Announces Third Ophthalmic Surgeon to Join Their Staff


Crosby, MN – As part of a long-range plan to better serve the community, Dr. Stacy Sjoberg, cornea specialist and owner of Great River Eye Clinic, is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Joseph Merck as their third ophthalmic surgeon. Dr. Merck completed his undergraduate studies at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska and received his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago, Illinois. He completed his internship in internal medicine at Baylor Scott and White Memorial Hospital and his residency training in ophthalmology at Baylor Scott and White Eye Institute in Temple, Texas. “We are excited to welcome Dr. Merck, a Ham Lake native, back to Minnesota and our community and look forward to the patient care services he can provide,” Dr. Sjoberg said. Dr. Merck’s services include cataract and glaucoma management and surgeries, macular degeneration, eye-related diabetic disease, dry eye, trauma and emergency ocular care. Patients can take advantage of the multiple services and procedures offered at Great River Eye Clinic’s two locations in Crosby and Baxter. With Great River Eye Clinic’s broad range of services, most eye care needs can be met close to home. For additional information on Dr. Merck, Great River Eye Clinic or any of the services offered, call 800-952-3766 or visit