Dr. Jordan Rixen specializes in cornea, cataracts, anterior segment and laser vision correction. He graduated from Iowa State University and received his medical degree from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. He completed an internship at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center in La Crosse, Wisconsin followed by a residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. After residency, he remained at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics to complete a fellowship in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery.
Dr. Rixen has clinics and performs surgery in Lincoln, Crete, Syracuse, Tecumseh and Nebraska City. Dr. Rixen is board certified and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Lancaster County Medical Society and the Iowa Eye Association.
Dr. Rixen has six professional appointments: Lincoln Surgical Hospital in Lincoln, St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center in Lincoln, Bryan Hospitals in Lincoln, Crete Municipal Hospital in Crete, Johnson County Hospital in Tecumseh, Community Memorial Hospital in Syracuse, St. Mary’s Community Hospital in Nebraska City.
He and his wife, Erin, have two sons and a daughter. He is an avid sports fan and enjoys running, traveling and spending time with his family.