Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Bulverde Vision Source the leading provider of vision care products and services in Bulverde.
Monica Allison O.D.
Dr. Monica Allison, OD was born in Dallas, TX . She attended college at Angelo State University and graduated with honors with her BS degree. While at Angelo State University she became interested in optometry as a profession. She attended the University of Houston College of Optometry and worked in a private practice in the Woodlands learning more about the profession. Dr. Allison was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society and the Gold Key Honor Society while at the University of Houston. She was also the recipient of the Health Professions Scholarship Program for the United States Army.
After graduation in 1998, her three year commitment began with the Army. It was while at the Officer Basic Course at Fort Sam Houston that she and her family fell in love with San Antonio. After her three year commitment ended, she returned to San Antonio to begin private practice life. She was able to purchase Stone Oak Vision Source in 2005 and has enjoyed growing the practice.
Dr. Allison is trained in the treatment and detection of ocular disease and is licensed as an optometric glaucoma specialist in Texas. She has updated the office with new equipment to provide comprehensive eye care for all ages. She is a participant in the Infant See program, sponsored by the American Optometric Association and provides comprehensive examinations to children under one year of age at no cost.
In addition, Dr. Allison is past president of the Bexar County Optometric Society. She was previously a member of the board of directors for the Texas Optometric Association and is an active member the American Optometric Association. She is also a Fellow of the Orthokeratology Academy of America. Dr Allison is certified to fit many different designs of corneal molding lenses. She enjoys finding the perfect solution to her patients’ needs whether it be specialty contact lenses, glasses, medical eye care, or a LASIK surgery consultation.
Lindsey Denison O.D.
Dr. Lindsey Denison was born in Austin, Texas and grew up in the small town of Bertram, Texas. She attended college at the University of Texas at Austin where she was placed on the Dean’s List. She received her degree in Biology in May 2008. While in college she worked for a private optometry practice and became very interested in the profession. She attended the University Of Houston College Of Optometry and graduated in May 2012. She is also licensed as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist in Texas. While in optometry school, she received clinical letters of excellence in contact lens and family practice clinics. She is a member of both the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Denison is very excited to be practicing in San Antonio and enjoys working with patients of all ages to help find the solution to any of their eye care needs.
Kim Ip O.D.
Dr. Kim Ip was born in Hong Kong and moved to Texas to attend O’Conner High School here in San Antonio. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She then received her Doctorate of Optometry from the University of Houston College of Optometry. For her clinical rotation, she was trained at the Naval Medical Center at San Diego, California and the South Texas Veterans Eye Clinic in San Antonio, Texas. As a board certified therapeutic optometrist and an optometric glaucoma specialist in Texas, she treats and manages glaucoma, diabetes, dry eye, cataract, macular degeneration, and other eye diseases. She is also a member of the American Optometric Association and Texas Optometric Association. Dr. Ip returned to San Antonio after completing optometry school and is looking forward to becoming a part of the growing community here.
BULVERDE VISION SOURCE IS PROUD INTRODUCE OUR NEWEST DOCTOR WHO WILL BE JOINING US SUMMER 2016:
JOSHUA JED MARTIN, O.D.
Dr. Martin is a native of West Texas and the Texas Panhandle and is very excited to be practicing in San Antonio. He attended Texas A&M University where he was on the Dean’s List and received his Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Biology in 2007. Dr. Martin was awarded his Doctor of Optometry in May 2012 when he graduated from the University of Houston College of Optometry. He was recognized there with clinical letters of excellence in areas of Family Practice and Ocular Disease. Dr. Martin obtained his Glaucoma Certification in August 2012.
Dr. Martin’s interest in optometry sparked from mission work in South America where he worked alongside an optometrist providing vision care for less fortunate individuals. Dr. Martin completed his clinical rotations of ocular disease in San Antonio and Austin. He is also a member of the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association.
Victoria is from the panhandle. a small town called Tulia, Texas. She has two children and is married to her best friend. She has worked in a medical family practice in the past and is very excited to learn here at Vision Source.
Victoria will be running Dr. Allison’s Bulverde office starting in July and has really enjoyed getting to know all the patients and helping them any way she can. In 2012, she graduated from the medical assistant program at Vista College in Amarillo, Texas. In her spare time, she likes watching movies and spending time with her family. Come say hi to Victoria at the Bulverde office!