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Dr. Eric R Thomas has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Eric R Thomas has the following 11 expertise
- Eye Pain
- Eye Exam
- Retina Surgery
- Lasik Surgery
- Vision Issues
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Macular Degeneration
- Retinal Disorders
Dr. Eric R Thomas has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Eric R Thomas is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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I found out that I had a very serious eye problem (retinal detachment, I was referred to Dr. Thomas who was able to work me in the same day. The staff was great and very friendly. I had to have emergency surgery and was very worried but Dr. Thomas was able to put me at ease. Thankfully he was able to save my vision and everything worked out okay. I would highly recommend Dr. Thomas to anyone (and I do!).
Treated me for swollen retina, I found Dr. Eric R Thomas to be interested in my heath and was very professional.
Dr. Thomas is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
17 Years Experience
Sanford School Of Medicine The University Of South Dakota
Graduated in 2001
Dr. Eric R Thomas accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry IA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Medica Choice
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsOphthalmology, 6601 S Minnesota Ave Ste 200, Sioux Falls, SD
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