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1830 5th Avenue Belle Fourche, SD 57717

1830 5th Avenue Belle Fourche, SD 57717

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Dr. James Trimble


Dr. James Trimble is a native of Pierre, SD.  He graduated cum laude from Southern California College of Optometry in 1982.  He provides comprehensive medical eye exams.  He focuses in many areas of eye care which include specialty contact lenses, LASIK evaluation and consultation, macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataracts, dry eye and allergy problems.  Dr. Trimble also provides emergency eye care service, which covers eye injuries,  foreign bodies in the eye and infections.  He is available 24/7 for any of these eye emergencies.  He is certified to prescribe ocular and oral medications for the treatment of the eyes and related structures.

Dr. Trimble and his wife Wanda have nine children and ten grandchildren. He enjoys time with family which includes hiking, camping, golf, and hunting.


Black Hills Vision Care is following the CDC guidelines for the current COVID-19 pandemic. We are taking temperatures, recommending masks be worn in the clinic and are only allowing one patient in at a time. Appointments are required for both Black Hills Vision Care and Black Hills Optical. Thank you to our patients for understanding and following these guidelines. The Doctors and Staff at Black Hills Vision Care