John R. Esters, M. D.
hails from Biloxi, Mississippi
. Dr. Esters obtained his undergraduate degree from Tennessee State University. Dr. Esters then earned his medical degree from the Howard University Medical School in Washington, DC.
After graduating from medical school, Dr. Esters received extensive education and training in the specialty of Ophthalmology
. Dr. Esters has completed fellowships in Phacoemulsification, as well as Cornea and Anterior Segment (sub-specialties for the treatment of eye diseases). Dr. Esters is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
After practicing in Alaska and west Texas, Dr. Esters came to central Texas and began practicing in 1992. The following year, 1993, Dr. Esters founded the Eye Care Institute to bring the latest in state of the art vision care to Bell County. With offices in Killeen and Lampassas, Dr. Esters provides care to the Fort Hood community and surrounding cities and towns. Licensed as a physician and surgeon, Dr. Esters provides the full range of eye care necessary for all stages of life.
The staff of the Eye Care Institute
includes a full time on-site optician
. So you can get your glasses and contact lenses right here with your family eye doctor
. Make an appointment online now, or call our office and speak to our friendly staff. Trust your eyes to a physician and surgeon who truly treats each patient like family.