Our Team

Professional Eyecare Centers has a team of knowledgeable and experienced optometrists here to help! We provide eyecare services that are second-to-none, giving you the convenience and peace of mind needed when choosing you/your family’s optometry specialists. Read below to learn more about our team! Please call with questions or concerns.

Doctors 2019
Dr. Frohlich

Dr. Douglas L. Frohlich, Optometrist

“My personal passion for what I do lies in the possibility of improving the quality of life for my patients by maximizing their vision, and doing what I can to treat them as a whole person, including their overall health. I strive to do it so well, and so completely, that my patients want to come back to see me, and will also entrust me with the care of their friends and family by referring them to my practice.”

Trained in the latest advances in eyecare, Dr. Frohlich helps Professional Eyecare Centers bring a level of vision care and eye health services to Jamestown, Valley City and Carrington areas that no one else can provide.

Graduated from the University of North Dakota in 1998

Graduated Cum Laude from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago in 2002

Completed externships at the Veterans Administration Hospital associated with Case Western University in Cleveland, OH and the Wolfe Eye Clinics in Iowa

Continuing education in pink eye elimination, glaucoma, macular degeneration, laser vision correction and contact lens fit and comfort technology.

Beyond the practice of eyecare is a commitment to providing for the total well-being of the patients he serves:

Member of the American Optometric Association since 2006
Certified in Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT)
Experienced at co-managing surgical patients from cataracts to LASIK refractive surgery.
Participant – Lions Eyewear Recycling Program
Participant – InfantSEE Program – providing eye exams to infants age 6 months to 1 year at no charge

Dr. Frohlich knows that community pride runs deeper than just his practice of optometric services. He is an active member of several civic organizations to raise the level of community betterment in central North Dakota.

Jamestown Rotary Club – Board Member
James River Valley YMCA – Board Member
Jamestown Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee Member

Dr. Frohlich has 2 children, Claire and Liv, and is married to Sarah
Hobbies-Playing golf and basketball and watching football

Dr. Fronk

Dr. Kent S. Fronk, Optometrist

Dr. Kent Fronk is an Optometrist at Professional Eyecare Centers located in Jamestown, ND along with services also offered in Carrington and Valley City.

Dr. Fronk is a North Dakota native born and raised in Harvey, ND. After completing high school he attended the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, majoring in Math and Chemistry until 1982. He then furthered his education at Pacific University College of Optometry in Forest Grove, Oregon, graduating in 1986.

Dr. Fronk is licensed to treat eye injuries and diseases as well as prescribing pharmaceutical agents and controlled substances. Dr. Fronk is very experienced at co-managing surgical patients from Cataracts to LASIK refractive surgery. He is certified in Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT). He is a member of the North Dakota Optometric Association (NDOA) and the American Optometric Association (AOA). He strives in providing excellent one on one patient care with the latest technology that Professional Eyecare Centers has to offer. His special interests include fitting contact lenses and treating glaucoma.

Dr. Fronk has 2 children, Max and Benet. In addition to enjoying as much time as possible with his children; his hobbies include golf, hunting, exercising and going to his lake cabin. He is a member of St. James Basilica, Jamestown Optimist Club, Jamestown Elks and Jamestown Shriners organization.

Dr. Atwood

Dr. Kristin Atwood, Optometrist

Dr. Kristin Atwood is a native of Borup, MN.  She attended Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology.  She then pursued her Optometric degree at the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry.

Dr. Atwood completed externships at Valley Vision in Grand Forks, ND, White Earth Indian Health Center, Ogema, MN, as well as a community service rotation in St. Louis, MO.  She received an award of Excellence in Binocular and Vision Therapy from the U of Missouri and volunteered with the SLU Sight Program for the St. Louis University Eye Institute.

She is a member of:

  • Kiwanis
  • Kids Against Hunger committee (part of Kiwanis)
  • North Dakota Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association
  • Young Adult Ministry (part of St James Basilica)

Her areas of interest are:

  •   Eye Care for Underserved Populations
  •  Ocular Diseases
  •   Primary Eye Care
  •   Geriatric Optometry
  •   Dry Eye
  •   InfantSEE
  •   Specialty Contact Lenses

“I joined Professional Eyecare Centers in 2018 and look forward to providing the highest quality of care.  I love making a difference in our patients’ lives each day.”

Dr. Atwood’s hobbies are reading, horseback riding, fishing and time at the lake.  She and her husband, Bill, and their children now make their home in Jamestown, ND.  They attend St. James Basilica. She is also now a member of The Lions Club, as well as Young Professionals of Jamestown.

Contact Information

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Sat by appointment only
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