Dr. Kenneth Knudtson, MD

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Dr. Kenneth Knudtson, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Brookings, SD and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine medical school in 1995. He is affiliated with Brookings Health System. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Knudtson to book an appointment.

Dr. Knudtson

Brookings Health System

2311 Yorkshire Dr Brookings, SD 57006

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Dr. Knudtson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Allergic Conjunctivitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knudtson treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Knudtson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Stye
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knudtson treats Stye more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Knudtson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knudtson treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Knudtson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Knudtson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Astigmatism
  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farnsworth Lantern Test
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iridotomy
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ultrasound, Eye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vision Screening
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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(605) 692-7315

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Biography

Dr. Kenneth Knudtson, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Brookings, SD and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

University Mo Columbia School Med
Residency Hospital
1995
University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Kenneth Knudtson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Knudtson frequently treats Allergic Conjunctivitis, Stye, and Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Knudtson treats.

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Dr. Knudtson's office is located at 2311 Yorkshire Dr, Brookings, SD 57006. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Brookings Health System

Yorkshire Eye Clinicltd2311 Yorkshire Dr Brookings, SD 57006
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Brookings Health System

Brookings, SD

82% Patient Experience Rating, 13% higher than the national average