Eye Care Center in Watertown, SD 57201 - Shopko Optical

Eye Doctors in Watertown, SD

At Shopko Optical Watertown, SD, you’ll meet an experienced optometrist* dedicated to caring for your vision with special attention to your individualized needs. We provide patient-focused care and encourage questions at each visit.

Vision Insurance in Watertown, SD

1519 9th Ave SE
Watertown, SD 57201
Phone: 605-882-2021

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Shopko Optical - Watertown, SD


Monday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Tuesday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Wednesday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Friday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM - 3:00PM

*Store hours can vary. Check this page regularly or call your center to verify.

Store Description

At Shopko Optical Watertown, SD, located at 1519 9th Ave SE Suite A, your eye care is our top priority. Experienced optometrists* provide primary care for all ages including comprehensive eye exams, prescription eyeglasses and contact lens fittings, and pediatric and geriatric care. If you want to upgrade your eyewear, we have a wide selection of designer frames and top brands to choose from. We make it our mission to answer your questions and ensure you’re satisfied with the care you receive.

Dr. Michael Johnson - Shopko Optical optometrist

Michael J. Johnson, O.D.

  • Contact lenses
  • Primary eye care
  • Pediatric care
  • Geriatric care

Dr. Johnson loves that optometry allows him to help people while maintaining a good work/life balance. He provides caring, compassionate and professional eye care to each patient he sees. Dr. Johnson has been on the board of directors for The Boys and Girls Club for over 20 years, is involved in the Kiwanis Club, Optimist Club, Shriners/Masons Club, church choir and men’s bible study group. He enjoys golf, racquetball, reading, and watching the Minnesota Vikings.


Pacific University College of Optometry

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Shopko Optical Watertown, SD,  accepts most major vision plans including Anthem, Avesis, EyeMed, Davis Vision, UHC Vision, VSP, and many more to help you manage important costs associated with your eye care. FSA or HSA may be eligible to use on eye exams, prescription eyeglasses, contact lenses and sunglasses. We will help you utilize your benefits to get the most out of your vision care.


Anthem Vision Insurance logo Avesis Vision Insurance logo Davis Vision logo
EyeMed logo UnitedHealthcare Vision Insurance logo VSP logo


For more information about your vision plan and to verify coverage, call your Watertown Shopko Optical location.
Call 605-882-2021


No Insurance, No Problem

We’re dedicated to providing you with eye care options tailored to your individual needs. With or without insurance, we strive to provide the best value in eye care. We accept a variety of payment options, including CareCredit, to help manage eye care related expenses. Our experienced opticians will help you understand your options to ensure you receive the eye care and eyewear you need to see your best.


Special Offers

Looking for a great deal on frames and lenses without insurance? At your Shopko Optical Watertown eye care center, we offer promotions to help you maximize your budget. Click here to view our current special offers.



Watertown Shopko Optical on 9th Ave. accepts CareCredit as a payment option so that you can get the proper eye care and eyewear you need right away and manage your monthly payments later. CareCredit can be used to pay for your vision needs in full, to cover a co-pay or insurance deductible or to take care of costs outside your vision benefits allowance.

*Subject to credit approval. Minimum monthly payments required. See www.carecredit.com for details.

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