• Dr. Gess is a corneal, cataract, and refractive surgeon practicing with West Metro Ophthalmology in Minnesota. He is a fellowship-trained corneal specialist, and specializes in cataract surgery, laser cataract surgery, LASIK surgery and corneal transplantation. Dr. Gess is a member of the AAO's Cataract surgery sub-committee. 

    Dr. Gess graduated with honors from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine, and performed his residency at the prestigious California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco.  He pursued a fellowship in corneal and refractive surgery at the University of Utah, a nationally recognized site of excellence for corneal transplantation and LASIK surgery.