Dr. John Palmer Berdahl , MD

Ophthalmology

(605) 361-3937

Vance Thompson Vision
3101 W 57th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108

Overview

Dr. John Berdahl specializes in advanced Cataract, Corneal and Glaucoma Surgery, in addition to Refractive Surgery to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. He earned his medical doctorate, graduating with honors from Mayo Medical School in Rochester, MN and finished his internship at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, AZ. He completed ophthalmology residency at Duke University where his published work, research, teaching and care of patients brought him many honors including best resident and national recognition as first place winner of the Resident Writers Award. Dr. Berdahl pursued additional advanced surgical training at the most coveted cornea and glaucoma fellowship in the country at Minnesota Eye Consultants. As a fellow he received the Claes Dohlman Award from Harvard University, which is given to the top cornea fellow in the country. Originally from Hills, MN, Dr. Berdahl graduated from Augustana College and taught and coached at Hills-Beaver Creek prior to entering medical school. Dr. Berdahl has published numerous book chapters and peer-reviewed articles and his extensive research has been presented nationally and internationally. His commitment to those in need is demonstrated by his leadership role in EyeCare America (which provides free eye care to underserved) and the numerous surgical mission trips he continues to participate in worldwide. Dr. Berdahl lives in Sioux Falls with his wife Tamme and young son Tommy. His main interests include outdoor activities, reading, SCUBA diving, community involvement, and spending time with family.

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Years in Practice: N/A

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: N/A

Graduation Date: N/A

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Avera Mckennan Hospital & University Health Center
  • Sanford Medical Center

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Medica Choice
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

Dr. Berdahl's Office Information

Fax: (605) 537-1703
Website: vancethompsonvision.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Berdahl's Other Office Information

Vance Thompson Vision Surgery Center Professional Llc
3101 W 57th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
(605) 328-3937

Fax:(605) 532-8391
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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