Dr. Courtney Kness grew up on a farm in south-central Nebraska. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology from the University of Nebraska – Omaha. She pursued her doctorate in Chicago, Illinois where she graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2010. Since graduation, Dr. Kness has practiced around the greater San Diego area and in small-town, rural Nebraska.
In addition to delivering the highest quality comprehensive eye care for adults and children, Dr. Kness's optometric interests include surgical co-management of cataract extraction, refractive surgery, corneal transplantation, and procedures involving the ocular adnexa, diagnosis and management of a variety of anterior and posterior ocular disease, and fitting all types of contact lenses. Dr. Kness is certified in Corneal Refractive Therapy and is available for emergency eye care.
Dr. Kness lives in Virginia Beach with her husband, children, and their family dog.