Dr. Luis Rojas, a South Texas native, received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Chemistry with honors from Texas State University-San Marcos. He then spent a year as a teaching assistant for Anatomy and Physiology at the University of Texas-Pan American. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University Of Houston College Of Optometry in 2015, where he received four Letters of Excellence for clinical performance and the Avalon Excellence Eyewear Award for outstanding optics and dispensary skills. During clinical rotations, he was selected to work at the UEI Dry Eye Center where he provided care for advanced ocular surface disease patients; earning the Dry Eye Center Excellence Award. Dr. Rojas has extensive training in managing ocular disease, including diabetic retinopathy, neurological disorders, uveitis, and advanced glaucoma. He provides vision rehabilitation using specialty scleral and rigid gas permeable contact lenses, as well as progressive myopia control via corneal refractive therapy (CRT or orthokeratology). He also specializes in creating custom therapies for those with dry eye disease, meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD), and ocular surface disorders. Dr. Rojas is licensed as a Therapeutic Optometrist and Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. He is also an active member of the Texas Optometric Association (TOA), American Optometric Association (AOA), Dallas County Optometric Association (DCOS), and Beta sigma Kappa Honor Society. Aside from spending time with friends and family, Dr. Rojas enjoys maintaining an active lifestyle and traveling with his wife Natalie in his spare time. Publications August 1, 2017 – Contact Lens Spectrum – “Viral Conjunctivitis-Or Impending Death?” January 1, 2019 – Contact Lens Spectrum – “When The Crying Doesn’t Stop” November 1, 2019 – Contact Lens Spectrum – “From Blepharoplasty To Ocular Surface Travesty” Optometrista y Lentes cerca de Plano, Texas
Luis Rojas, O.D.