Drs. John and Lisa Bowen are both certified and licensed as Optometric Glaucoma Specialists and Therapeutic Optometrists by the State of Texas. These certifications are the most advanced designations for the profession in the State of Texas. They diagnose and treat conditions of the eyes (employing the use of oral and topical medications) and perform exams for glasses and contact lenses. Dr. John Bowen utilizes the most-advanced technology to diagnose and manage keratoconus. The husband and wife team have lived in Flower Mound, TX since starting their practice in 1998.

In their spare time, they enjoy spending time with their sons and their 2 dogs, Lucy and Champ. They are also active members of a local church in Flower Mound.

John Bowen, OD

Dr. John Bowen is from Sulphur Springs, Texas. He received his B.S. degree at the University of Houston and doctorate from the University of Houston College of Optometry. He completed an internship at the Orlando Eye Foundation where great emphasis was placed on eye diseases and pre- & post-op care of LASER surgery and cataract patients. He is also certified as a Optometric Glaucoma Specialist by the Texas Board of Optometry. Dr. Bowen enjoys fitting contact lenses (especially keratoconics), treating eye diseases, working with low vision patients, and training patients with binocularity disorders.

Lisa Bowen, OD

Dr. Lisa Bowen grew up in both Houston, Texas and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She too graduated from the University of Houston with a B.S. and later completed her doctorate at the University of Houston College of Optometry. She has received special training in pediatric developmental optometry with Dr. Jerome Rosner. She also completed an internship at the Orlando Eye Foundation. Dr. Bowen enjoys primary care, pediatrics, and treatment of eye diseases. She too is certified by the Texas Board of Optometry as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. Having grown up in South Florida she speaks fluent Spanish.


Annie W. Houston, OD

Dr. Annie W. Houston grew up in Blue Ridge, TX. She received her B.A. degree from Austin College in Sherman, TX in 2009 and doctorate from Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry in Pomona, CA in 2015.

Her training included externships at the Doris Miller Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Ernest Childers VA Outpatient Clinic and other primary care practices in both California and Texas. Dr. Houston has a passion for general optometry and ocular disease management.

Dr. Houston is the proud wife of a nine-year United States Army Veteran, with whom she has three wonderful children. Dr. Houston and her family are active members of First United Methodist Church of Blue Ridge, and in their spare time, enjoy embarking on outdoor adventures and cheering on their kids at weekly soccer games.