Dr. Maureen Alexander
Dr. Maureen Alexander
About Dr. Maureen Alexander
Since 1982, Maureen Alexander, M.D. at the South Austin Eye Clinic has served the eye care needs of Austin patients. She takes pride in providing each patient with her individual attention. Her staff is friendly, professional and dedicated to providing the best eye care in a comfortable and relaxed setting. All major insurance plans are accepted, but give us a call to inquire about your particular insurance coverage.
The office of Maureen Alexander, M.D. offers personal service and professional care to help preserve or improve your vision.
How we were trained
Dr. Alexander was born in Laredo, Texas, and she attended high school in San Antonio where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She then attended MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) where she graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. While there she was elected to the honor societies of Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Lambda Upsilon. She then proceeded with medical school at Southwestern Medical School in Dallas where she became a member of the honor society Alpha Omega Alpha. She went on to complete her internship at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas and her residency in ophthalmology at the University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio.
Dr. Alexander has been in private practice in South Austin for the past 30 years and is Board Certified in Ophthalmology. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Texas Medical Association, the Texas Ophthalmological Association, and the Travis County Medical Society. She is a past president of the Austin Ophthalmological Society.
She resides in South Austin and supports various arts organizations such as Austin Lyric Opera and Ballet Austin. She enjoys an active lifestyle working out at the gym, walking her dog, traveling and gardening. She is bilingual and speaks Spanish fluently.
Yelp Reviews (1)
Friendly staff convenient location Dr. Alexander is supremely professional. I rely on her judgement. Always caring and thorough. I ask... read more
BEWARE. I am not one to write a negative review, although I have to say this was the worst experience I have ever had with an optometrist. I waited... read more
Dr. Alexander went above and beyond when I was diagnosed with cancer in my left eye, coordinating with specialists and taking time to carefully exp... read more