We found 22 optometrists who accept Blue Choice Bronze PPO 005 near Sioux Falls, SD.

Angela J Merron
Specializes in Optometry
1621 S Minnesota Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Angela Merron is an optometrist. She is affiliated with Sanford Health. Dr. Merron is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. She has received the distinction of Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society. She is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Optometry
2210 W 69th Street; Suite 160
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Meghan Montreal specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Sioux Falls, SD. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
2501 W. 22nd Street; Po Box 5046
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Shane Hartman's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He is professionally affiliated with Sioux Falls VA Health Care System. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Hartman honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
5012 S Bur Oak Place
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Robert Haeder practices optometry (primary eye care). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
3501 W 41st Street; Suite 110b
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Ryan Ellwein practices optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Ellwein has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
3209 S Louise Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Joshua Tims is an optometrist in Sioux Falls, SD. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
106 W 69th Street
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Angela Gulbranson's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Patients gave Dr. Gulbranson an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
3700 S Grange Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Rebecca Franey is an optometrist. The average patient rating for Dr. Franey is 5.0 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
5129 S Western Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Brandy Morrow practices optometry (primary eye care) in Sioux Falls, SD. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Morrow honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
5012 S Bur Oak Place
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Vance Ankrum's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
5012 S Bur Oak Place
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Jeffrey Oakland practices optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Oakland is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
510 W Empire Mall
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Jennifer Hupke's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
5118 W 26th Street
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Kevin Crouch's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Crouch is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
4320 S Minnesota Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Jeffrey Browen is an optometrist. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Browen takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
106 W 69th Street
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Ashley Gentrup is an optometrist in Sioux Falls, SD. Dr. Gentrup honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
2414 S Louise Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Dr. Kendra Ott practices optometry (primary eye care) in Sioux Falls, SD. She has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Dr. Ott is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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What is Optometry?

Optometry is primary care for vision, dealing with vision correction and certain diseases of the eye. Optometrists are the medical providers who prescribe glasses and contact lenses, and they are usually the ones who perform annual eye exams.

Optometrists attend four years of graduate school after college to study the health, function, and care of the eye before they become licensed. They are not medical doctors, unlike ophthalmologists, so they cannot perform surgery. However, optometrists can diagnose diseases of the eye and prescribe vision therapy, medications, and vision correction, such as glasses.

Some common conditions that may be seen by an optometrist include:
  • Refractive disorders, such as myopia and astigmatism, which require lenses to correct the vision
  • Glaucoma, a condition where increased pressure within the eye leads to damage to the optic nerve, the nerve that carries light images from the eye to the brain
  • Dry eye, where there are insufficient tears to lubricate the eye
  • Common infections of the eye, such as conjunctivitis

An optometry exam involves checking the patient’s vision as well as the eye itself and the tissues surrounding the eye. Optometrists may check the pressure of the eye or test to see how well the eyes focus and move. They may ask about any problems, discomfort, or concerns the patient has experienced related to their eyes.

Optometrists are the first stop for most people who need a medical provider to care for their vision health.