South Austin Eye Clinic
Austin, TX 78745
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
In Business Since 1982
Maureen M. Alexander, M.D.
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 Bachelor of Science 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 more than 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.
Maria E. Reyna
Maria E. Reyna is the office manager and ophthalmic technician for South Austin Eye Clinic. She maintains and oversees the day-to-day operations of the practice, including patient workups, insurance, billing and financial management. She is responsible for providing administrative and clinical management of the office, and she has held this position for more than 20 years.
Maria has more than 28 years of professional experience in ophthalmology. She received her credentials as a Certified Ophthalmic Technician in 1983. Since then she has regularly attended continuing education classes to stay abreast of all the innovations in ophthalmology. She also has completed numerous continuing education courses in management and business administration. She has been a member of JCAPHO (Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology) since 1984 and has been a member of the Ophthalmology Office Administrators since 1990.
Maria was born in 1961 in Rio Grande City, Texas, and first moved to Austin in 1979 to attend the University of Texas, where she received a Bachelor of Science in medical technology. She later moved back to Austin with her family and has been with the South Austin Eye Clinic ever since. She has three children and three grandchildren who keep her very busy in her spare time.