We are happy to be one of the partners with the Hill Country Family Services to host their Christmas Toy Drive! If you have any new and unwrapped toys please drop them off at our office.
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!
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
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
Spots (often called floaters) are small, semitransparent or cloudy particles within the vitreous, which is the clear, jelly-like fluid that fills the inside of your eyes. These spots can appear as specks of various shapes and sizes, threadlike strands or cobwebs. Because they are in your eyes, they move as your eyes move and seem … Continue reading Floaters
One of the childhood places that fostered Dr. Johnson's education was going to the public library after school. She remembers dazzling magic shows, participating in fun exercise classes, and meeting wonderful tutors. Ambereley went to the Boerne public library when it was located at the Dienger Building. As a child, she remembers the excitement of … Continue reading Donation to Boerne Public Library
Often called "red eyes" or "pink eye," conjunctivitis is a common eye disease, especially in children. It may affect one or both eyes. Some forms of conjunctivitis are highly contagious and can easily spread in schools and at home. While conjunctivitis is usually a minor eye infection, sometimes it can develop into a more serious problem. See Dr. Susan Johnson if you think you have conjunctivitis. She can diagnose the cause and prescribe the proper treatment.