Larry Erpenbach, OD

Optometrist (Retired in May 2021)

Dr. Larry Erpenbach retired from our practice in May 2021 after practicing optometry for 37 years. In his words, “It has been an honor and a privilege to care for patients at The Eye Clinic Surgicenter and serve our community.”

If you were a patient of Dr. Erpenbach’s and would like to continue receiving care from a doctor on our team, we invite you to schedule an appointment with our ophthalmologist, Brian LeGreca, MD. If you chose to be seen elsewhere, please contact our office to get the necessary HIPAA-compliant authorization form to release a copy of your medical records.

About Dr. Erpenbach

Dr. Larry Erpenbach was born in Bakersfield, California. Two weeks after his birth, his family moved to Montana where he attended high school in Shelby and also in Helena.

In June of 1984, he joined The Eye Clinic Surgicenter specializing in comprehensive vision and ocular health exams, medical treatment for general eye care issues including infections, allergies, dry eye, eye injuries, glaucoma and contacts. He is available for consultations for cataract and refractive eye surgery and follow up evaluations. In 1986, Dr. Erpenbach started working in our office in Red Lodge one day a week.

Being very active outside of the office, Dr. Erpenbach and his wife Suzanne enjoy all outdoor activities including fly fishing, hiking, photography, competitive skeet and action pistol shooting, traveling, camping and cooking. He is the proud father of four children, Heather, Rachel, Jason, and Michael.

Dr. Larry Erpenbach Credentials

United States Navy 1973 to 1977
Undergraduate 1978 University of Montana , Missoula , MT
Professional Degree 1980 to 1984 Southern California College of Optometry , Doctor of Optometry Degree
Medical Practice 1984 to present The Eye Clinic Surgicenter

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