Bryan John Hammer, MD Ophthalmology

Dr. Bryan John Hammer, MD

Sioux Falls, SD 57108 (4 other locations)
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About Bryan John Hammer MD

Dr. Bryan John Hammer, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Sioux Falls, SD, with other offices in Rock Valley, IA and Dell Rapids, SD (and 2 other locations). He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Hammer is affiliated with Sanford Medical Center. He speaks English.


  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2015)

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  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)

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Dr. Bryan John Hammer has 5 locations

Ophthalmology Ltd 6601 S Minnesota Ave Ste 200 Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Exact Eye Care 1529 Main St Rock Valley, IA 51247
Sioux Falls Specialty Hospital 910 E 20th St Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Avera Medical Group Dell Rapids 111 E 10th St Dell Rapids, SD 57022
Ophthalmology Ltd 1423 MAIN ST ROCK VALLEY, IA 51247


Dr. Bryan John Hammer has the following specialty

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Bryan John Hammer has the following 10 areas of expertise

  • Glaucoma
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vision Issues
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery (Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Eye Pain
  • Cataract
  • Blindness


35 Years Experience

Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota

Graduated in 1988

Scott & White Memorial Hospital


Dr. Bryan John Hammer Accepts the Following Insurance

  • 2020 Medica Essential
  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MN Blue Cross Accord
  • BCBS MN Blue Cross Aware
  • Blue Cross Aware
  • Blue Cross BlueConnect
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry IA PPO
  • Dakota Care
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Medica Choice With UHC
  • Preferred One PPO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Medica Choice
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
  • Wellmark
    • Wellmark Alliance Select
  • Wellmark Blue PPO

More about Dr. Bryan John Hammer

“At Ophthalmology Ltd. we are all committed to our patients and it shows. We develop friendships with our patients and that makes us better physicians.” -Bryan J. Hammer, MD With four siblings in the medical field, caring for others has become a family tradition for Dr. Hammer. Specializing in oculoplastic surgery, small-incision cataract surgery, reconstruction of the lids and orbits and laser skin resurfacing, Dr. Hammer finds the results of surgery to be most gratifying. “When a patient has a good outcome from a surgery, it’s a wonderful feeling,” Hammer said. “There’s nothing better than having a happy patient.” With five children, Dr. Hammer strives to strike a balance between allowing as much time as necessary for patients and creating time for his family. Dr. Hammer received his BS from the University of South Dakota and his MD from the University of South Dakota School of Medicine. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Texas A&M University and his fellowship in oculoplastic surgery in Cincinnati, OH. In his free time, Dr. Hammer enjoys sports, golfing, hunting and time with his family.


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