Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of severe vision loss in adults over age 50. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that 1.8 million people have AMD and another 7.3 million are at substantial risk for vision loss from AMD. Caucasians are at higher risk for developing AMD than other races. … Continue reading Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Join us at the Heritage Place of Boerne on Sept 21st, 2018. We will be hosting and volunteering in a vision screening for the residents and educating everyone about the importance of eye health! Take some time out of your day to meet some great people and learn a few things!
In Partnership with the Boerne Community Coalition, We are hosting a School Supply Drive taking place August 1st – September 14th. Boerne Vision Center will be accepting donations for children Pre K - 12th grade. Donations will be going to children participating in the National School Lunch program. Donations Needed: Pens, Paper, Backpacks, Folders Binders, … Continue reading School Supply Drive!
Thank you for coming out tonight for our Ribbon Cutting with the Boerne Chamber of Commerce! We are so proud of our optical and we are glad some many people came out to the grand opening! We enjoyed everyone's company and support for our small business! Thank you Etnia Barcelona and Costa Del Mar for starring … Continue reading Optical Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting!
Boerne Vision Center is proud to be hosting and sponsorsing a Nutrition Health Fair at the Rainbow Senior Center at Kronkosky Place ! Come browse Boerne's local health vendors and hear some informative presentations demonstrations. We invite you to bring a family member, friend, or neighbor. Boerne Vision Center along with community partners will be providing free … Continue reading Senior Center Health Fair
Dr. Johnson may be able to help your extreme dry eyes with Prokera. The PROKERA® biologic corneal bandage is designed to help heal and protect the inflamed surface of the eye. PROKERA® is the only Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared therapeutic device that reduces inflammation and promotes scar-less healing. We are excited to be able … Continue reading PROKERA® Biologic Corneal Bandage
Dry Eye and MGD from TearScience on Vimeo. It’s time to change your outlook on dry eye. Do you have dry eyes? Dr. Johnson also suffers from severe dry eyes and there are roughly 30 million people in the United States and over 300 million worldwide who have been diagnosed with dry eye. Most have … Continue reading Dry Eye or MGD?
Thank you for joining our New Year's Resolution to help more people see clearly! Boerne Vision Center is always looking for more ways to support charities. One way we are doing so is by collecting glasses for those in need! We cannot do this without your help! If you find eyeglasses in your home that are … Continue reading Please Help with Our New Year’s Resolution – Glasses Donations
Have you been told that you may have keratoconus? Dr. Susan Johnson would be happy to explain in detail. Keratoconus is a vision disorder that occurs when the normally round cornea (the front part of the eye) becomes thin and irregular (cone) shaped. This abnormal shape prevents the light entering the eye from being focused … Continue reading Keratoconus
Helping patients with glaucoma is a passion of Dr. Susan Johnson. She dedicated her graduate program to study glaucoma under university glaucoma professors and a world-renowned glaucoma surgeon in San Antonio. She has conducted, published, and assisted with many glaucoma research studies and continues to do so on her spare time. Have you been told … Continue reading Glaucoma Specialist in Boerne