Dr. JoAnn Reed, MD Comprehensive Ophthalmologist at Swagel Wootton Eye Institute

Dr. JoAnn Reed

Areas of Specialty

  • Medical and Surgical Glaucoma
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Lifestyle Lens Implants

JoAnn Reed, MD, is a Board-Certified Comprehensive Ophthalmologist and Cataract Surgeon. Dr. Reed treats a wide array of eye conditions with a special focus on medical and surgical glaucoma, cataract surgery, laser assisted cataract surgery, and lifestyle lens implants.  A native of Minnesota, Dr. Reed received her undergraduate degree from Carleton College, in Northfield, Minn., where she graduated magna cum laude. Dr. Reed then went on to receive her medical degree from Mayo Medical School in Minnesota and completed her Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Minnesota.  Dr. Reed joined the HealthPartners Medical Group in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul, where she practiced comprehensive medical and surgical ophthalmology.

In addition, Dr. Reed served as an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Minnesota, teaching both medical students and residents. A longtime member of the Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology, she served on its Board of Directors for many years and as the President. Dr. Reed is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and the National Board of Medical Examiners. She is also an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Dr. Reed joined Swagel Wootton in 2020, after moving to the Phoenix area with her husband. Dr. Reed has a passion for staying at the forefront of advancements in surgical techniques and technology, ensuring outstanding surgical outcomes and patient experiences.

Everyone at Swagel Wootton Eye Institute is great, professional and caring.

- Dante M.

I was so happy with my experience. I am a fourth-generation patient and we always receive excellent eye care.

- Mary K.

As an ICU nurse for 40 years, I couldn’t be more impressed and felt secure.

- Sandra C.