Dr. Agnes L Palys
Founder of the new Evers Road Vision Source and Therapeutic Optometrist
Dr. Palys is a 1976 graduate of the New England College of Optometry. She served five years as an Army Staff Optometrist at Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington D.C. during which time she was appointed President of the Armed Forces Optometric Society. In 1979, she was honored in the Congressional Record for “dedication to patient care in the military.”
After making San Antonio her home in 1981, she founded The Vision Source. She has earned the prestigious distinction of Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and Noteworthy Practitioner. She became a Diplomat of the Amercan Board of Optometry in January 2012 making her one of a few optometrists in the nation that are Board Certified in Optometry.
She has served as Chancellor of Beta Sigma Kappa, President of Women in Business, on the Board of the Battered Women’s Shelter and as a mentor for the Northside Independent School District. Dr. Palys is continually attending advanced training & continuing education to provide her patients with the best care possible. She has recently established the Dry Eye Center of Excellence within the practice offering advanced care for her patients suffering from dry eyes.
Dr. Palys is also a Bexar County Master Gardener and enjoys spending time with her two grand children during her free time. She loves traveling and exploring distant countries. She cruised this past Winter on the Royal Princess with stops in the Bahamas, St. Thomas and St. Martin. Several months latter, cruising on the Carnival Magic stopping in Jamaica, Grand Cayman and Cozumel. A week in Playa del Carmen at the Karisma El Dorado completed her traveling for 2014. In 2015, trips to St.Thomas in the Virgin Islands, a Viking River Cruise on the Seine after several days in Paris are all on her traveling itinerary in the near future.