Eye Doctors & Staff
Paula Sorensen, OD
Dr. Paula Sorensen grew up in Bismarck, ND and earned a BS in Chemistry from NDSU. She graduated from Pacific University College of Optometry in 1991. She worked in the Minneapolis area for a few years and then moved to Rapid City in 1994. Dr. Sorensen opened In Vision Optical & Eyecare in 1999. She has enjoyed private practice and strives to offer each patient a “better eyecare experience”.
Dr. Paula is married to Greg. They have two sons. She enjoys walking, yoga, reading,golfing, watching baseball and spending time with her family.
Fitting contacts & lenses is her passion. Dr. Sorensen studies new lens options and methods to stay in the forefront of offering her patients the best lens materials and newest modalities available.
She provides eye care for all ages. Routine eye care for glasses, contact lens fittings, urgent eye care, and management of eye disease are all part of the services Dr. Sorensen provides.
Eryn Caudill, OD
Eryn Caudill is an eye doctor at Rapid City’s In Vision Optical & Eye Care here to help with all of your eye care needs. As a Spearfish native, she is thrilled to be back in the Black Hills. She earned a Bachelor’s of Science from Black Hills State University after graduating from Spearfish High School. She went on to complete a Doctorate of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry, where she earned clinical and academic honors.
Dr. Caudill is currently a member of the American Optometric Association and the South Dakota Optometric Society. In her free time she enjoys running, hiking, traveling, and playing with her Corgi, Mele.
Cathleen James, Office Mangaer
Cathleen is the manager of the office. She is the receptionist, insurance benefit specialist, and does any job she is asked to do. She has been with us since 2009.
Abi is an optician at our eye care clinic, and has been with us since 2012. You’ll find Abi helping patients to select the perfect set of frames and lenses, while simultaneously keeping up with the eye clinic’s contact lens stock and inventory, ensuring our eye doctors have the right samples to fit our patients.
Lynnell Job, Optician
We’re happy to welcome Lynnell, our newest staff member, joining the office in April of 2014. Lynell has 3 years of optical experience and is our optical manager. If you need assistance, or have questions about frames and lenses, Lynnell is your go-to frames and lens expert.