Richard William Lucius , MD


(320) 251-1432

Saint Cloud Eye Clinic
2055 15th St N Ste D
Saint Cloud, MN 56303


Dr. Richard Lucius is a board certified ophthalmologist who joined the St. Cloud Eye Clinic in July of 1998. He brings the latest in techniques, research and innovations to his practice to ensure that his patients receive state of the art medical and surgical care. Dr. Richard Lucius has performed thousands of surgical procedures with an emphasis on cataracts, LASIK and refractive lens exchange. His practice interests include LASIK, refractive lens exchange, cataract surgery, corneal transplantation, glaucoma surgery, oculoplastic surgery and laser surgery for diabetic eye disease and glaucoma. Dr. Richard Lucius is a graduate of the University of North Dakota where he received a Bachelor's degree in Natural Science and a Master's degree in Biochemistry. He received his M.D. from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine in 1992. He completed his internship and was also a clinical professor in the department of family medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine. A fellowship with an emphasis on ocular pathology and intraocular lens research was completed at the University of Utah. Dr. Richard Lucius received his residency training in Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology, Stearns-Benton County Medical Society, and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 29 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine And Health Sciences

Graduation Date: in 1992

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Saint Cloud Hospital

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MN Blue Cross Accord
  • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
  • HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
  • HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
  • HealthPartners Open Access
  • Preferred One PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Medica Choice
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Lucius's Office Information

Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM