Family-Owned Optical & Hearing Aid Services Since 1967
Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Fri: 9:00am - 3:00pm
We're here for you when you need us! Call us at 651-388-6922 to schedule an appointment, text us at 651-347-1544, or send us an email and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.
Let us know if you would like to order contacts, glasses, or if you have any other questions!
We are located at 434 West 3rd St in downtown Red Wing, MN.
Family owned and operated for three generations, we've built a reputation in our community for the breadth of our selection and the quality of our service. Our commitment to quality has made us the area's leading supplier since 1967. Our goal is to help our patients receive a comprehensive eye exam, eyewear, and hearing aid products needed at the right price. We are a community-trusted complete eye care provider, accepting most major insurances that help cover the costs of your exam, glasses, contact lenses, and hearing devices.
Head Optician / Hearing Instrument Dispenser
Owner of Struss Optical
Dan Struss has been fitting glasses and hearing aids for over 30 years. His experience and expertise makes him capable of adjusting and fixing nearly anything! He enjoys visiting with clients and is friendly and welcoming to everyone. In his free time, Dan loves spending time with his family and hunting with his two daughters.
Accounting and Insurance
Owner of Struss Optical
Shelly is our accounting and insurance billing professional. She loves working alongside her family. She is always happy to help any patient with insurance plans and picking out glasses. In her free time, she enjoys being with her family and reading.
Dr. Joel Sollom
Dr. Sollom attended the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree with emphases in biology, chemistry, psychology, and anthropology. He continued his education at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, where he earned his Doctor of Optometry degree. While there, Dr. Sollom was a member of the student government and Gold Key International Honor Society.
Through his internships, he gained experience in pre and post operative care of the retina, cataract, and anterior segment surgeries. Dr. Sollom also participated in a pediatric internship and an oculoplastic specialty internship for reconstructive and cosmetic pre and post operative surgery care.
In 2009, Dr. Sollom earned the Young Optometrist of the Year award from the Minnesota Optometric Association. He’s chair of the Children’s Vision Committee and works with the Minnesota Department of Health to improve vision care for children throughout the state.
Chloe has been working at the family business since early high school. She is attending the University of Wisconsin-River Falls majoring in accounting. She enjoys hunting with her father, playing tennis, and shooting trap. Chloe would love to come back to Red Wing to work at Struss Optical after receiving her accounting degree.
Optician and Optometry Student
Morley has been working at the family business since early high school. Following in her grandfather and father's path, she decided to continue her education at the Illinois College of Optometry after attending the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in Chemistry. Morley would love to come back to Red Wing to work at Struss Optical after receiving her doctorate of optometry.
Cassi has been with Struss Optical for 3 years. She will help adjust and fix your glasses so they fit perfectly! She enjoys helping you pick out the perfect frames, so you leave looking and feeling your best. Cassi loves spending time with her children, watching them tractor pull and play sports.