6 Ratings with 2 Comments
Dr. Dustin Lee Dierks, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Sioux Falls, SD, with other offices in Worthington, MN and Pipestone, MN (and 3 other locations). He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Dierks is affiliated with Sanford Worthington Medical Center. He speaks Spanish and Vietnamese.
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Graduated in 2001
"With the population living longer today, vision problems are common. I enjoy the opportunity to assist patients in attaining their greatest visual potential." --Dustin L. Dierks, MD Dr. Dierks entered the medical field because of the significant impact he could have in improving patientsâ€™ vision and therefore, their quality of life and wellbeing. After graduating from Augustana College, he obtained his MD at the University of South Dakotaâ€™s Sanford School of Medicine and completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Missouri. Dr. Dierks specializes in small-incision cataracts surgery and comprehensive ophthalmology. Heâ€™s attentive to the level of care his patients receive, taking time to address their concerns and provide the service he believes his patients deserve. After three years of practicing ophthalmology in Minnesota, Dr. Dierks returned home to South Dakota. "I came to Ophthalmology Ltd. because of the opportunity to return to my home state. Ophthalmology Ltd. is unique because our group of physicians handles nearly all aspects of eye care needs under one roof, and I am pleased to be part of this team," he said. Outside of work, Dr. Dierks enjoys time with his wife and three children, as well as many outdoor activities.