Erick Bothun, MD
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Minnesota Lions Children’s Eye Clinic
Park Plaza Building, Third Floor
701 25th Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN 55454

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U.S. News & World Report Top Doctor 2012 

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine Top Doctor 2012

Plotke Award

Reader’s Digest Fellowship




Y Guo MD, ED Bothun, SP Christiansen, CG Summers, JS Anderson, MG Lawrence, MM Wright, NY Kramarevsky. "Outcome of Angle Surgery in Children with Aphakic Glaucoma." Presented poster American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus. Washington, DC, April 5-6, 2008. Submission J AAPOS 2009.

ME Clarke, ED Bothun, S Schloff. Prenatal methamphetamine exposure associated with unique congenital cataract morphology. (Accepted, under revision J AAPOS 2008).

AC Reynolds, P Debry, C Marcus, ED Bothun.  "Use of the iTrackTM Catheter For 360 Degree Trabeculotomy in Congenital Glaucoma." Presented as poster. American Glaucoma Society, Washington, DC, March 8, 2008. 

June 5, 2012 — Why Can't We Look at the Sun During an Eclipse? Good Question!
Erick Bothun, MD, of the Minnesota Lions Children's Eye Clinic at University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital knows. He tells WCCO's Jason DeRusha about potential eye damage.