Meet Dr. Erin Wilkens

Born and raised in Urbandale, IA, Dr. Wilkens graduated with Honors from Southern California College of Optometry in 2003. Prior to optometry school she attended Northwestern College in Orange City, IA, where she graduated with a bachelor degree in Biology Health Professions. She has been practicing in West Des Moines since 2003.  She purchased Lifetime Vision in March of 2014.

Her main interests in optometry are  primary care and contact lens, treatment and management of ocular disease/infection, and surgical co-management.

When not in the office, Dr. Wilkens enjoys spending time with her husband and four small children and looks forward to the day when she has free time to read and travel again!