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About us


Our Commitment

B adlands Eye Clinic strives to provide the highest quality patient care combined with affordable service. We hope to improve the quality of life for our patients through complete, and comprehensive eye examinations. We stay up to date with the latest technology and educate our patients about all their eyecare options. We strive to make an effortless experience for our patients when they see us and treat our patients like we would our own families. Vision effects everything we do in life from work to hobbies and everything in between. Our commitment to excellence reflects our passion to improve vision along with the quality of life for our patients.


Doctors and other
staff memebers in our eye clinic.


Meet the Optometrist at Badlands

Dr. Hanstad

Dr. Hanstad is a Dickinson native and graduated with honors from both Dickinson State University and the Arizona College of Optometry. He is a member of the North Dakota Optometic Association and the the American Optometric Association. Dr. Hanstad’s practice focuses on general eyecare for all ages ranging from pediatrics to ocular disease and specialty contacts. Dr. Hanstad enjoys sports, hunting, fishing and spending time with his family when he is not seeing patients.

Dr. Emmerich

Dr. Emmerich is the previous owner of Emmerich Eye Clinic which proudly operated in downtown Dickinson for 40 years. He earned his doctor of optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago IL. His special intrests include ocular medical care and contact lenses. Dr. Emmerich is the past president of the North Dakota Optometric Association and is a member of the American Optometric Association.