Dr. Hans Oosterbaan is a Therapeutic Optometrist and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. Dr. Oosterbaan’s experience and license qualifies him to diagnose and treat most eye diseases with the use of eyeglasses, contact lenses, medications as well as non-surgical medical procedures. Dr. Oosterbaan routinely treats eye infections, dry eyes, glaucoma and other eye diseases. His eye care specialty includes treatment of eye injuries, eye infections, challenging contact lens fittings, and glaucoma in all its development stages.
Dr. Oosterbaan received his bachelor’s degree from University of Houston in 1988, followed by a doctorate from the University Of Houston College Of Optometry in May of 1991. As part of his optometry schooling he undertook an externship at the University of Texas Medical School. His studies emphasized diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and the other retinal diseases. He completed a second externship at Houston Eye Associates focused on glaucoma and cataract treatment.
Dr. Oosterbaan currently has offices in Fredericksburg and llano. He is a member of both the Fredericksburg and llano chambers of commerce. Dr. Oosterbaan is a twenty five year member of the American Optometric Association and the Texas Optometric Association.
Dr. Oosterbaan has keen interests in bow hunting, fishing, bicycling, weightlifting, camping, ranching, westerns, bible study and fans can watch him playing ice hockey in San Antonio on Friday nights. Dr. Oosterbaan has also been an archery champion for 30 years. In 2001, he won the open class, Lone Star Bow hunter’s Association Texas State Championship Tournament.
“I am grateful to be an eye doctor. I consider it a blessing from above to be granted the deep desire and aptitude to study this amazing healing specialty. I consider it my personal challenge to help heal as many people as I possibly can, treating their vision problems. No matter what vision problems they may have my patients can be helped to achieve healthier eyes and thereby a better, more comfortable life. My team and I focus on what we can do to make each patient’s life better through improving and preserving their vision.”