Dr. Anne Pluenneke
Dr. Anne Pluenneke grew up in Arlington, Texas and then attended the University of Texas at Austin, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in history in 1994. She then attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, graduating in 1998 in the top 5% of her class. She was vice-president of Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. She then completed two residencies. She was at Baylor University Medical Center from 1998-2001 completing an internship and residency in Internal Medicine. From 2001-2004, Dr. Pluenneke completed a residency in ophthalmology at UT Southwestern in Dallas.
After completing her ophthalmology residency in 2004, Dr. Pluenneke joined Fredericksburg Eye Associates. She has enjoyed living in the Hill Country since that time. She married Clint, her high school sweetheart, in 1995 and they have three children. She is an active member at Holy Ghost Lutheran church and enjoys volunteering at the church as well as in the public schools. She has served as a board member of the Good Samaritan Center , Hill Country Memorial Hospital and the Fredericksburg ISD Education Foundation. In her free time, she enjoys reading, needlework, and running.
Dr. Pluenneke has an interest in medical missions performing manual small incision cataract surgeries (MSICS) as recently documented in a special done by 60 minutes. She has been to Mexico, Peru and Bolivia with Medical Ministry International to provide eye care and surgery to underserved populations.
Dr. Pluenneke is a board-certified comprehensive ophthalmologist who does everything from routine eye examinations to a variety of ophthalmic surgeries and laser procedures.