Kristen Kramlich, O.D.
Dr. Kristen Kramlich is a native of Eureka, South Dakota. She graduated salutatorian from Eureka High School, then earned her B.S. in Biology at the University of South Dakota, and went on to accomplish her Doctor of Optometry at the University of Missouri-St. Louis in 2016. She started her professional career at a clinic near Minneapolis before returning home to join Vision Care in 2017.
She completed her internship training in a variety of specialties including ocular disease a the St. Louis Veterans Affairs Hospital, pediatrics at the St. Louis Children's Hospital, and low vision rehabilitation at the Chicago Lighthouse for the Blind. Additionally, she was the recipient of The William Feinbloom Low Vision Award for her interested in the field of blindness and vision rehabilitation.
Professionally, she now focuses her attention on family practice optometry as she enjoys being able to care for entire families -- from contact lenses, to disease management, to infant eye exams -- in a relaxed and informative environment. She is also a proponent of humanitarian work both nationally and locally; she has participated in mission trips to Peru and Haiti. Her passion for wellness flows over into her personal hobbies which include spending time outdoors with her rescue dog Molly and regularly attending her gym. She also loves spending time with family and gardening.
Dr. Kramlich is a member of the American Optometric Association and the South Dakota Optometric Association. She is also a provider of InfantSee exams.