Dr. Mark Botwin (founder) received his BS degree from the University of Tennessee and his doctorate in optometry from the Southern College of Optometry. He obtained his Optometric Physician degree from the Northeastern College of Optometry. Dr. Botwin is board certified and licensed in the state of New Mexico in Ocular Therapeutics.
After graduation, Dr. Botwin was a commissioned by the US Public Health Service optometrist and served in the Indian Health Service. It was this experience that introduced Dr. Mark to the southwest. Since 1990, Dr. Mark has enjoyed practicing in beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Dr. Mark Botwin has served two terms on the board of directors of the New Mexico Optometric Association and remains on the Third Party committee. He presently serves on the advisory committee for Eye Motion Software and is an active contributor to EyeCloudPro Software. He has two sons, Jonathan and Jeremy, and one daughter, Micayla who are also doctors in the practice.
In his free time Dr. Mark enjoys photography, hiking, collecting early Navajo/Pueblo textiles and all things vintage and optical related.