Primary Location

208 W Ross Blvd

Dodge City, KS 67801 US

(620) 225-6500

620-225-6597

Welcome to Vierthaler Kessen Optometry
Your Optometrist in Dodge City, KS.

Call us at (620) 225-6500 today.

Welcome to Vierthaler Kessen Optometry in Dodge City. Dr. Lois Vierthaler Kessen and the Vierthaler Kessen Optometry team strive to provide the finest in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services, and invite you to join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at our Dodge City office.

Vierthaler Kessen Optometry is a full service eye and vision care provider and will take both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Dodge City area come to Vierthaler Kessen Optometry because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Dr. Kessen and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Vierthaler Kessen Optometry, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patient's questions. Additionally, at Vierthaler Kessen Optometry, we offer vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to ensure good eye health and vision care for all of our patients.

Our Approach to Optometry

Our one-on-one approach to optometry makes Dr. Kessen and the Vierthaler Kessen Optometry staff the eye and vision care providers of choice in the Dodge City area. Our Dodge City optometrist offers the following services: complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. For a complete list of services, visit our services page or call our Dodge City office at (620) 225-6500.

At Vierthaler Kessen Optometry, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment. Call us at (620) 225-6500 or schedule an appointment today online.

Dr. Lois Vierthaler Kessen
Dodge City Optometrist | Vierthaler Kessen Optometry | (620) 225-6500

208 W Ross Blvd
Dodge City, KS 67801

Meet The Optometrist

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Vierthaler Kessen
    Optometrist

    Dr. Vierthaler Kessen is an Optometrist in Dodge City providing complete eye care services for the surrounding communities.As a licensed optometrist, Dr. Vierthaler Kessen provides exams, diagnoses, and treatments of all disorders that affect the eye or vision. In addition to training in eye diseases and disorders, Dr. Vierthaler Kessen is also trained in anatomy, biochemistry, and physiology. With this background, Dr. Vierthaler Kessen is trained to recognize a range of health issues; such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and hypertension.

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Testimonials

Reviews From Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Dr Lois & her staff are awesome! Jessica is very helpful in picking out just the right frames and they have a great selection!"
    Carla M.
  • "What a wonderful experience to have my eye-exam and purchase of my glasses with this crew! Sending my photo to you can see how great I look!"
    Carol S.

Featured Articles

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  • Diabetic Eye Diseases

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  • Presbyopia

    Somewhere around the age of 40, most people’s eyes lose the ability to focus on close-up objects. This condition is called presbyopia. You may start holding reading material farther away, because it is blurry up close. Reading suddenly gives you eyestrain. You might wonder when manufacturers started ...

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Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

12:00 am-8:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-2:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed