Dr. Kuester is a comprehensive optometrist who specializes in routine and problem focused eye examinations, contact lens fittings, pediatric eye care and urgent eye care. As the fifth optometrist in her family, she is honored to work alongside her father, Mark Palmer, O.D. who also practices with Eye Physicians, P.C.
Dr. Kuester grew up in Albion, NE. She is a 2003 graduate from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln with a bachelor of science in biology and a 2007 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry. She received extensive training in ocular disease and geriatrics while on extern rotation in Veterans Administration clinics in both Tucson, AZ and White River Junction, VT. She went on to complete an ocular disease residency at The Eye Center of Toledo. She returned to her hometown in 2013 to join Eye Physicians, P.C.
She is licensed to practice optometry by the state board of Nebraska and received her fellow in the Academy of American Optometry in 2009. Dr. Kuester and her husband Brock have two children.
Albion: (402) 395-2627
Neligh: (402) 887-4506