Our Approach To Vision Correction.

To help you see better, we first take the time to look at life from your perspective. Only then can we connect you to those leading-edge technologies and procedures that best fit your world today and where you see yourself tomorrow. Sound like an experience worth looking forward to?
We think so, too.

Y. Ralph Chu, M.D.

Founder and medical director of Chu Vision Institute and Chu Surgery Center. Recognized international leader in refractive and cataract surgery. Fellowship-trained corneal specialist focused on changing lives (yours included).  

Vision Correction For All

Chu Vision Institute attracts patients from all over the Twin Cities metro seeking the best in eye care and corrective vision surgery. Whether you’re from Minneapolis, St. Paul, Bloomington or beyond – Chu Vision Institute is committed to employing the latest corrective vision surgery techniques and providing the highest quality patient care.

Our Optometrists

Chu Vision is the embodiment of Dr. Ralph Chu’s passion for providing an unforgettable patient experience while furthering the practice of ophthalmology. Learn more about the people committed to living out his mission—to preserve and improve vision.

Our Optometric Residents

Our Eye Surgery Center

State-of-the-art technology. Contemporary, comforting interior. Conveniently located for minimal interruption of daily activities. Chu Vision represents the new standard in outpatient surgical services and personalized patient care.

Our Foundation

When you see the transformative power of clear vision firsthand, you want to share it with the world. Thanks to your generosity, Chu Vision Foundation is able to deliver on its vision around the globe.

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Chu Vision Institute is proud to be part of the RSC Verified program. The seal reflects our commitment to providing you with the information you need to make the right decisions for your vision correction. The RSC Verified seal also represents a promise and a standard for information that is unbiased and based on the latest science. Information you read with the RSC Verified seal has been developed under the guidance of the Refractive Surgery Council and meets the highest standard for quality and accuracy. Information with the RSC Verified seal will ensure you have the information you need to make an informed decision about your vision correction options.


Our Awards & Recognitions

Patients aren't the only ones with good things to say about us. Check out what those in our local and professional communities see in Chu Vision.
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