Howard E. Borger, M.D.

Howard E. Borger MD has practiced medical and surgical eye care in Marietta since 1987. He performs more than 700 surgical procedures yearly, including cataract and laser vision correction (LASIK). He has served as chairman of the ophthalmology department at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital and is an active consultant to many of Marietta’s most respected eye care professionals. Dr. Borger resides in the city of Marietta with his wife and three children.


  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Vision Correction

Board Certified:

  • American Board of Ophthalmology, 1989

Eye Consultants Office Served:

Hospital Staff Privileges:

  • Clear Vision Laser Center, Atlanta, GA
  • HCA Columbia Marietta Surgical Center, Marietta, GA
  • Piedmont Eye Ambulatory Surgery Center, Atlanta, GA
  • Wellstar Kennestone Hospital, Kennesaw, GA

Medical Memberships & Affiliations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Cobb County Medical Society
  • Georgia Society of Ophthalmology



  • Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 1987
  • Honors: Chief resident

Internship: Roanoke Memorial Hospital of the University of Virginia, Roanoke, VA, Roanoke Memorial Hospital, 1983

Medical School:

  • University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, M.D., 1983
  • Honors: Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Undergraduate Degree:

  • Tulane University, New Orleans, LA,  B.S., Engineering, 1979
  • Honors: Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society, biomedical engineering