Penelope Swanson MD

Penelope Swanson - Eye Care Center doctor at Wickersham Health Campus

Dr. Penelope Swanson

About Dr. Penny Swanson

Dr. Penny Swanson is a Burnsville, Minnesota native. She joined the Mankato Clinic in 2004.

Personal Information & Interests

She enjoys reading, golfing, hiking and spending time with her family.

Expertise & Clinical Interests

Her clinical interests include pediatric eye exams, comprehensive ophthalmology and cataract surgery, with a special interest in pediatric eye care and eyelid surgery. Dr. Swanson is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology.


Medical Degree
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
The Hospital of St. Raphael, New Haven, Connecticut
Ophthalmology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Board Certification(s)

Additional Details

Dr. Swanson diagnosed the problem I was having with my left eye and she suggested a laser treatment. She explained it very well and I decided to go ahead with it. It completely alleviated the problem that I was having with my left eye. My vision is now clear and in the focus.