David A. Garza, O.D., is a graduate of the University of Houston College of Optometry. He completed his Doctor of Optometry Degree after receiving his Bachelor of Science in Optometry. He was honored with Five Letters of Excellence in clinic at the U of H College of Optometry and served as Vice President of the Pre-Optometry Professional Society.
Dr. Garza completed multiple externships; one at a Houston practice, where his experience emphasized refractive surgery, and at St. Joseph’s hospital, where he focused on treatment and diagnosis of retinal pathology.
Dr. Garza sees patients primarily at our Weslayan location where he practices the full scope of optometry. He is an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist and specializes in cataract and refractive surgery management. He also has extensive experience in the fitting of specialty contact lenses, including hybrid lenses, custom scleral lenses for patients with irregular corneas or post corneal surgery, as well as contact lenses for the treatment of ocular diseases. He has also been a clinical investigator for multiple FDA clinical trials for multifocal lens implants, intrastromal corneal inlays, LASIK, and ophthalmic medications.
In addition to seeing patients in clinic, Dr. Garza dedicates his time to training optometry externs as an adjunct professor at the University of Houston College of Optometry.
For several years, Dr. Garza volunteered his knowledge and experience to help Prevent Blindness of America and The Lighthouse for the Blind. This included performing glaucoma vision screenings and helping visually impaired children learn and perform tasks they were unable to do on their own.
Dr. Garza’s Locations
3100 Weslayan, #400 • Houston, TX 77027