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Your Experienced Doctors

Our doctors of optometry are specially trained to diagnose and treat eye conditions, such as glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, and others. We are passionate about vision and eye health! We promise to deliver you the best examination and vision care possible. Our goal is to treat the whole person—not just the eyes.






Dr. Stanton Andrist, OD

As a doctor of optometry, Dr. Andrist evaluates and treats diseases, injuries, and disorders of the eye and the visual system. Conditions include myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), astigmatism, presbyopia, amblyopia (lazy eye), strabismus (crossed eye), cataracts, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. Dr. Andrist also provides treatment for eye injuries, foreign bodies in the eye, infections (pink eye) and other eye emergencies.

Dr. Andrist is a native of Crosby, North Dakota. He received a BS degree from the University of North Dakota, and his Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon. He has been with Moorhead Vision Associates since 1985.

Dr. Andrist is married and has two children. He is a member and past-president of Moorhead Kiwanis Club, and is an active member of his church, and sings with the local men’s barbershop chorus. He enjoys gardening, camping, bicycling, skiing and an occasional game of golf.

Dr. Stan Andrist Elected President of the Minnesota Optometrist Association in 2010-2011.




Dr. Casey Bartz, OD

Dr. Casey C. Bartz is the newest eye care professional at Moorhead Vision Associates in the Moorhead Center Mall.  A native of McIntosh, Minnesota, he holds degrees from Concordia College (Moorhead, MN) and his doctorate from the Illinois College of Optometry (Chicago, IL).  Prior to graduation, he completed clinical rotations at Veterans Affairs Medical Centers in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and Huntington, West Virginia, the Illinois Eye Institute, Chicago Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, and at Atlantic Eye Institute in Jacksonville, Florida.   Following graduation, he completed an accredited Residency in Ocular Disease at Bennett & Bloom Eye Centers of Louisville, Kentucky.  His training included pre- and post-surgical care of cataracts, diagnosis and management of dry eye syndromes, glaucoma, macular degenerations and diseases of the retina, emergency care of red eyes, including trauma and inflammation.  He has participated in educational and clinical seminars with major ophthalmic companies such as Alcon, Ciba, and Vistakon.

Dr. Bartz is eager to provide quality, comprehensive optometric care for patients of all ages seeking medical advisement of their ocular health and vision conditions by creating personal and sincere doctor-to-patient interactions.  His clinical interests include family practice, eye diseases, and contact lenses.

Medical/eyecare missions are his passion with previous aid delivered to the citizens of Ukraine, Honduras, and Guatemala.  He served as president of the Student Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity-International which performed eyecare missions to underserved populations both locally and internationally.

Outside of the clinic you can find Dr. Bartz actively engaged in the community and volunteering for service organizations, such as Fargo Kiwanis.  During his free time, he enjoys playing piano and attending music concerts in Fargo-Moorhead.  He was a member of the Concordia Choir in college.

Dr. Bartz is a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa and Gold Key International Optometric Honor Societies; as well as the American Optometric Association and Minnesota Optometric Association.

Clinic Hours

Monday 8:30am-5:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am-5:30pm
Wednesday 9:15am-5:30pm
Thursday 8:30am-5:30pm
Friday 8:30am-5:30pm
Saturday CLOSED

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Moorhead Vision Associates
420 Center Ave, Ste 41
Moorhead Center Mall
Moorhead, MN 56560
Call Us Today: (218) 233-1624