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Dr. Monte S Dirks 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. Monte S Dirks has the following 11 expertise
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Ocular Hypertension
- Eye Pain
- Lasik Surgery
- Vision Issues
- Macular Degeneration
- Eye Exam
- Eye Diseases
Dr. Monte S Dirks is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr Dirks is a fine clinician,as well as a great human being.Having had him in attendance for over twenty years,I can attest.his staff is always available,easy to access,and they run a finely honed,tight ship..If you are looking for someone with experience to back up genuine caring and expertise-go see Monte Dirks,M.D.
34 Years Experience
Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences F Edward Hebert School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1984
University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Dr. Monte S Dirks accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Medica Choice
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsBlack Hills Regional Eye Institute, 2800 3rd St, Rapid City, SD
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