Robert W. Bjerregaard, M.D.

Robert W. Bjerregaard, M.D.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin

  • Internship: University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii

  • Residency: Ophthalmology, Emory Eye Center, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Fellowship: Cornea and Refractive Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Robert W. Bjerregaard, M.D. was born and raised in Wisconsin and majored in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and completed his ophthalmology residency at the prestigious Emory Eye Center in Atlanta, Georgia. He then earned a fellowship in corneal transplantation and refractive surgery under the mentorship of renowned instructors at the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in Chicago. When not in the clinic or the operating room, Dr. Bjerregaard enjoys traveling, waterskiing, playing tennis, and spending time with his family.

Specialty Procedures and Professional Achievements

  • Specializes in cataract surgery with advanced technology lens implantation
  • Provides personalized LASIK evaluation and treatment focusing on patient safety and satisfaction
  • Specializes in partial thickness and full thickness corneal transplantation, including DMEK, DSAEK, and PKP
  • Is currently involved with several clinical research studies with Aurora St. Luke’s
  • Received specialized training in the treatment of glaucoma, retinal disease and diabetic eye care