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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Monte Dirks is Good. Dr. Dirks has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Monte Dirks, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Eye Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Open-Angle Glaucoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Dirks graduated from Uniformed Services University, Bethesda.


Dr. Dirks has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Gettysburg Memorial Hospital - CAH 
  • St Marys Hospital - Pierre 

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Additional Information
Dr. Monte Steven Dirks MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Monte S. Dirks practice?
Dr. Monte Dirks has 1 office location.
Dr. Monte Dirks practices Ophthalmology near Rapid City, SD.
See Rapid City Ophthalmologists.