San Antonio Optometrist Dr. Urbina is a board-certified therapeutic optometrist and optometric glaucoma specialist who received his Doctorate in Optometry from the University of Houston College of Optometry. During his clinical rotations, he became proficient in treating and managing ocular conditions such as dry eye, cataracts, diabetic and hypertensive retinopathy, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. To supplement his strong background in primary eye care, he also received specialty training in the co-management of glaucoma laser surgery, cataract surgery, refractive surgery, and various anterior segment procedures. In addition, Dr. Urbina was selected as a teaching assistant for Neuro-anatomy and Optics.
Dr. Urbina specializes in treatment and management of anterior segment diseases such as dry eye syndrome, Meibomian gland dysfunction, keratoconus, corneal transplants, and post-refractive surgical ectasia. He is passionate about fitting specialty contact lenses for patients with corneal anomalies whose vision cannot be corrected with glasses or additional surgery. He is an expert in dry eye therapy and has performed numerous therapeutic procedures to improve the symptoms of dry eye syndrome.
Dr. Urbina is an active member of the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, volunteering, photography, and playing his guitar.