Deanna Pena Garcia, OD, Optometrist with Houston Eye Associates

Get to know Optometrist Dr. Deanna Pena Garcia, who serves patients in Houston, Texas.

Dr. Garcia is an optometrist, currently serving patients at Houston Eye Associates, located in Houston, Texas. She has been practicing with Houston Eye Associates for over 10 years, and has taken a leave as of January 30, 2019.

Houston Eye Associates, the largest ophthalmology practice in the nation, is a team of 57 board-certified ophthalmologists with advanced fellowship and specialty training in the field of ophthalmology. In addition to their physicians, Houston Eye Associates has 28 locations. They cover all areas of ophthalmological care, specializing in vision correction with state of the art ophthalmic lenses and custom contact lenses.

Dr. Garcia received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Texas A&M University in 1991. Wanting to further her education, she received her Doctorate from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1997.

Dr. Garcia has received several awards throughout her educational career, including the Silhouette Award of Excellence, the Texas A&M Liberal Arts College Distinguished Student Award, and faculty clinical letters of excellence. She has also been honored by the Gold Key International Optometric Honor Society, a leadership society. Founded in 1965, The Gold Key Society was established by the student council at the Southern College of Optometry for the purpose of recognizing upper-classmen who demonstrated outstanding professional and ethical attitude through leadership and service to their class, college, and profession. Furthermore, Dr. Garcia was recognized and published for her clinical grand rounds presentation in the Review of Optometry.

Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the medical diagnosis and management of eye disease. Optometrists typically do the following: perform vision tests and analyze results; diagnose sight problems and eye diseases; as well as prescribe eyeglasses, contact lenses, and medications. Dr. Garcia has gained extensive experience in ocular disease and contact lens care while working in the Houston area. She specializes in hard to fit lenses, including contacts for astigmatism and presbyopia (multifocals).

Dr. Garcia remains dedicated to improving and maintaining good vision for patients and their families.

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