Dr. Alicia Borer was born and raised in Ottawa, Ohio, where she attended Ottawa-Glandorf High School. She received her bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Toledo, graduating with honors. Dr. Borer went on to study
Optometry at The Ohio State University College of Optometry where she graduated Cum Laude in 2019.
While in optometry school, Dr. Borer was a member of many student organizations including; American Optometric Student Organization (AOSA), Contact Lens Advancement Society (CLAS), and National Optometric Student Association (NOSA). Dr. Borer was also a 4 year member of Beta Sigma Kappa
Optometric Honor Society and a member of Student Volunteers for Optometric Services to Humanity (SVOSH). In 2018, Dr. Borer traveled to Ghana, Africa with SVOSH to provide eyecare to rural villages. As a Student Dr. Borer worked at the Havener Eye and Ear Institute in Columbus, Ohio, as an
Ophthalmic Technician, working closely with both ophthalmologists and optometrists who treated a wide variety of ocular diseases and worked with specialty contact lenses.
After graduating Dr. Borer moved to the Indianapolis area where she worked in private practice for two years specializing in ocular disease, and specialty contact lenses. Dr. Borer also has an interest in myopia control and worked towards bringing more myopia control care to that practice.
Dr. Borer, a Buckeye at heart, has returned to Columbus where she feels at home.
Dr. Borer loves to travel, and spending time at the lake boating with friends and family. Dr. Borer is a huge dog lover, enjoys exploring local breweries and restaurants, and of course watching Buckeye football!