At Fridley Optical, you will find an experienced and helpful team of eye care professionals dedicated to meeting your eye health needs. We recognize you have a choice for your eye care professional and thank you for choosing us to care for your family’s vision needs. We invite you to refer your friends and family to our office.
Dr. Petronack and the staff work closely as a team and take pride in providing one-on-one attention to solve your eye health and vision problems. We are dedicated to meeting the vision care needs of our patients.
Alexis is a highly trained optician who has been with us here at Fridley Optical since 2015. Her passion of music and fashion give her the unique ability to fit each person with the perfect eyewear. Alexis graduated locally from Spring Lake Park High School and is currently continuing her education at a local college. She continues to educate herself on all the newest products and styles to ensure that she is able to find the best possible frames and lenses for each individual patient. In her spare time she loves to binge watch Netflix and read.
Tina has been in the optical field since 2015. She specializes in verifying insurance benefits to help minimize your out of pocket costs. As an optician, she loves to help you look your best. She will greet you at the front desk to help you get checked in. When Tina is not working, you can find her spending time with her family at her family cabin up North.
Marvin is Fridley Optical's store mascot. He is a hypoallergenic Havanese companion dog. He is a gentle affectionate friendly face you might see around the office.
Dr. Michael Petronack, OD
Dr. Petronack graduated with honors from the University of St. Thomas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He went on to receive a Doctorate in Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry, as a student he was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society and Tomb and Key Honor Society.
Bradley Krider, Optician
Brad has been the lead optician at Fridley Optical for more than 15 years. He runs all aspects of Fridley Optical, from helping you pick the latest styles to cutting the lenses as thin as possible into your new frames. If there is any questions or concerns about your eyewear, he’s the one to talk to. Brad brings his best friend, Marvin, to work with him every day.