ABOUT US

Montana Valley Eye Clinic is a Comprehensive Ophthalmology office serving the Missoula community and neighboring areas. We accept many insurances, but please contact us for the most up-to-date coverage information. We treat Glaucoma, Cataracts, Macular Degeneration and more! 


We have been established since 1988 , with friendly staff members we are here for your eye care needs and we look forward to helping you!

 
 

35

Years of Experience
More Than

Meet Your Doctor

Rick Neumeister, M.D.

Dr. Neumeister obtained his B.S. Degree in Biology from the University of Akron, Akron Ohio in 1975 and continued to advance his education by obtaining a M.S. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Texas, Houston Texas in 1981. Dr. Neumeister then got his M.D. Degree in 1983 from the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Ohio and went on to advance his medical career by completing an internship in internal medicine at the Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati Ohio in 1984. This brought Dr. Neumeister to his Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston Texas in 1987. As member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Montana Academy of Ophthalmology and with more than 30  years in practice, Dr. Neumeister is exceptionally qualified to perform any procedures to match your eye care needs. 


Dr. Neumeister is married with 3 children and 4 grandchildren. When he's not working to help you see, he can be found scuba diving, skiing, or mountain biking!

and the Team!

Kelly Williams

Office Manager 

2014

Laurie Scherer

Lead Ophthalmic Technician

1988

Scott Kinyon

Project Manager

2014

Kelsey Luedtke

Administrative Assistance

2019

Jennifer Bemrose

Ophthalmic Technician

2020

Sheila Carver

Billing Clerk

2015

Shai La Fleur
Medical Screener

2020

Nicole Kinyon

Clinical Training Consultant

2017

Liz Wherley

Technician

2020

Coady Williams
Medical Screener

2020

Coady Williams
Medical Screener

2020

 

Meet Your Doctors

Rick Neumeister, M.D.

Dr. Neumeister obtained his B.S. Degree in Biology from the University of Akron, Akron Ohio in 1975 and continued to advance his education by obtaining a M.S. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Texas, Houston Texas in 1981. Dr. Neumeister then got his M.D. Degree in 1983 from the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Ohio and went on to advance his medical career by completing an internship in internal medicine at the Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati Ohio in 1984. This brought Dr. Neumeister to his Ophthalmology Residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston Texas in 1987. As member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Montana Academy of Ophthalmology and with more than 35  years in practice, Dr. Neumeister is exceptionally qualified to perform any procedures to match your eye care needs. 


Dr. Neumeister is married with 3 children and 5 grandchildren. When he's not working to help you see, he can be found scuba diving, skiing, or mountain biking!

Richelle Stillwagon, M.D.

Dr. Stillwagon is a native Montanan born and raised in Butte, Montana.  After earning a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Montana, she obtained her M.D. at the University of Illinois.  She completed a one year internship in internal medicine at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona followed by a three year ophthalmology residency at Akron City Hospital in Akron, Ohio.  Dr. Stillwagon has previously practiced ophthalmology in Buffalo, New York and Seattle, Washington and is excited to be providing care back in her home state.  Dr. Stillwagon is a board-certified ophthalmologist and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

 

When she is not in the office, Dr. Stillwagon enjoys spending time with her husband, two children, and two Australian Shepherds. 

and the Team!

Laurie Scherer

Lead Ophthalmic Technician

1988

Scott Kinyon

Office Manager

2014

Jennifer Bemrose

Ophthalmic Technician

2020

Sheila Carver

Billing Clerk

2015

Bradley Nevins
Medical Office Specialist

2021

Nicole Kinyon

Clinical Training Consultant

2017

Jen Aufill

Ophthalmic Technician

2022

Nathan Hendley

Receptionist

2022

Angelia Oakes

Optician

2021

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CONTACT US

Our Address

2687 Palmer St Suite C2
Missoula, MT 59808

Tel: (406) 728-0044

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday : 8:00AM – 5:00PM 

Saturday, Sunday : Closed