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Meet the experienced and friendly staff who make Blue Ridge Eye Associates a leading provider of vision care products and services in Harrisonburg.

Diane Cowger, O.D.

Dr. Cowger opened the private practice of Blue Ridge Eye Associates in 1992 with the goal of providing personalized eyecare of the highest quality. Dr. Cowger holds her Doctor of Optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry. She completed her undergraduate education at James Madison University where she double-majored in biology and medical technology and minored in chemistry. In her dedication to continued excellence in her field, Dr. Cowger has pursued post-graduate education on a regular basis. Dr. Cowger is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Virginia Optometric Association, the Shenandoah Valley Optometric Society, and Vision Source, a network of private-practice, independent optometrists.

Marc A. Hudson, O.D.

Dr. Hudson opened the Lexington office of Blue Ridge Eye Associates in 1994. Dr. Hudson holds a Doctor of Optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry, an M.B.A. degree from Mount Saint Mary’s University and a B.S. degree from James Madison University. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, and has served as president of the Virginia Optometric Association and the Shenandoah Valley Optometric Society. He was named Optometrist of the Year and Vanguard of the Year by the Virginia Optometric Association. He is a member of the Virginia Academy of Optometry. Dr. Hudson participates in annual optometric mission trips to Central and South America.