MEET DR. JOHNSON
Dr. Marianne Johnson is a valuable member of our team at Wang Vision Institute (WVI). After working as a general optometrist in Tennessee for a few years, she joined WVI as a consultative optometrist focusing on medical and surgical eye care. Her passion to provide excellent service for our patients drives her to continually learn about advancements in optometric science.
EDUCATION and TRAINING
Dr. Johnson graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences from Auburn University. She continued her graduate studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry. After receiving her Doctorate in Optometry, Dr. Johnson relocated to Lexington, KY, for a residency program with concentration in Ocular Disease and Low Vision Rehabilitation.
SKILLS and SPECIALTIES
Dr. Johnson is able to identify and treat a range of conditions and disorders that affect the eyes and their related structures. She specializes in the diagnosis and management of ocular disease with a particular interest in glaucoma. Alongside our team, she personalizes treatment by considering therapeutic options of medication, laser, or surgical intervention.
Additionally, Dr. Johnson provides quality pre- and post-operative care for patients undergoing cataract surgery and many other laser eye procedures.
Outside of work, Dr. Johnson enjoys quality time with family and friends. She loves being outdoors, staying active, reading books, and practicing hospitality. She strives to use her talents and resources to serve others. She volunteers with medical and nonprofit organizations both locally and outside the country.