Dr DickesDr. Karen Dickes has been practicing as a comprehensive ophthalmologist doing cataract surgery, lid surgeries, and minor glaucoma procedures for the past 10 years in Yankton SD, and Norfolk NE. She will be working with Dr. Shane Havens doing a glaucoma fellowship until April 1st, 2022 learning more advanced glaucoma surgeries and complex cataract surgeries. Her education is as follows: BS from Creighton University 2003, DO from Des Moines University 2007, Ophthalmology residency at Grandview Hospital, Dayton OH 2011.

Dr. Dickes is married and has 2 children who reside in Sioux Falls, SD. Dr. Dickes will join them there when she finishes her training with Dr. Havens. In her free time, she enjoys time with family and friends, golf, running, and biking.