The leading provider of quality vision care products and personalized optometric services in Johnson City.

Dr. Melissa Poppenhusen

Dr. Melissa PoppenhusenDr. Melissa Poppenhusen is a native Texan, born and raised in Houston. She discovered her love for Austin, Texas during her time at The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor where she earned her degree in Cellular Biology with a minor in Chemistry. She then completed her Doctorate of Optometry at The University of Houston College of Optometry and started working as an optometric glaucoma specialist in June of 2019. She is an active member of the American Optometric Association, the Texas Optometric Association, and the Central Texas Optometric Society.

As Dr. Poppenhusen appreciates all scopes of optometry, her areas of expertise include eye care in Español, pediatrics, special needs, dry eye treatment, and fitting contact lenses just right for you! Additionally, she has experience with vision therapy, neuro-rehabilitation services, and myopia control. Helping patients choose the perfect frames for glasses is also something she enjoys as she feels frames are very important to your overall look and personality!

Her demeanor as both an individual and practitioner is one of energetic dedication and charisma. Dr. Poppenhusen strives to be transparent and honest, as she believes connecting with patients on a personal level allows the best communication and trust. Along with Dr. Poppenhusen’s desire to provide professional and compassionate care for her patients, she has always had a passion for dancing, artwork, fitness, and the outdoors.


S. Hwy 281, Suite A
Johnson City, TX 78636


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