Support For Our Military
Shofner Vision Center offers special LASIK programs for Wounded Warriors providing free LASIK for any Serviceman or Servicewoman who has trouble with glasses or contacts because of a lost limb while in combat. Dr. Shofner also offers very affordable vision correction surgery prices for Veterans, Reservists, and Active Duty Serviceman and Servicewomen and their families.
Military Support Initiatives
Dr. Shofner and his staff are continuously providing support to military personnel along with their families. Here's a list of just a few of the organizations, support and awards:
Operation Military June - Shofner Vision Center created "Operation Military June" to provide
significant funds and public awareness for non-for profit organizations
that help both active and retired military personnel and their families. This operation helped support the following nonprofit organizations: Disabled
American Veterans (DAV), Operation Stand Down Nashville, Soldiers and Families
Embraced (SAFE), EANGTN Auxiliary Soldier Airman Relief Fund (EASARF) and
Special Operations Warrior Fund.
Annual Songwriting and Soldiers Retreat, which focuses on the healing powers of songwriting to help service members and their families address issues, including post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), created by long overseas deployments in a dangerous environment. This annual event helps the SAFE organization.
2014 Freedom Award Recipient - Shofner Vision Center was one of 15 recipients of the Secretary Defense Employer Support Freedom Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) of the Department of Defense.
More information and press releases about Shofner Vision Center may be found in the News section.