Clinical and Research Faculty

Daniel A. Johnson, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Herbert F. Mueller Chair in Ophthalmology
Cornea and Anterior Segment Surgery; Ocular Inflammatory Disease
Residency: Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital
Fellowships: 1. (Uveitis and Ocular Immunology); 2. (Cornea, External Disease & Refractive Surgery)–both at Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Kent Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor/Clinical
Program Director
Director of Resident Clinics at Texas Diabetes Institute (TDI)
Cornea
Residency: Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins
Fellowship: (Cornea and External Disease) Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Ph.D. Degree: Baylor College of Medicine (Molecular and Human Genetics)

John E. Carter, M.D.
Professor
Neuro-Ophthalmology
Residenc(ies): (Neurology) Boston University/Boston VA Hospital
Fellowships: 1. (Behavioral Neurology) Aphasia Unit, Boston VA Hospital; 2. (Neuro-Ophthalmology) Tufts University/New England Medical Center Hospital
Board Certification: American Board of Neurology

Jacqueline Y. Chan, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
O.D. Degree: University of the Incarnate Word – Rosenberg School of Optometry
Licensure/Certification: National Board of Examiners in Optometry and Texas Board of Optometry

Constance L. Fry, M.D.
Professor
Chief, Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Ophthalmic Oncology
Medical Director, UT Health San Antonio Medicine Eye Clinic at the MARC
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Fellowship: (Oculoplastic & Orbital Surgery, Ophthalmic Oncology) Tulane University School of Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Randolph Glickman, Ph.D.
Professor
Director of Basic Science Research
Electrophysiology & Biochemistry
Ph.D. Degree: University of Toronto (Zoology)

Jihad Isteitiya, M.B.B.S.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Cornea, Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Residency: Ibn Al-Haytham Hospital
Fellowship(s): 1. (Cornea) Mount Sinai Hospital and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary Hospital, Manhattan, NY. 2. (Cornea) University of Louisville, KY
Licensure: Texas Medical Board

Judianne Kellaway, M.D., M.Ed., F.A.C.S.
Professor/Clinical
Diseases of the Retina and Vitreous
Associate Dean for Admissions and Outreach, UT Health San Antonio School of Medicine
Residency: The University of Texas Medical Center at Houston
Fellowship: (Retina-Vitreous) The University of Texas Medical Center at Houston
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Ahmad Kheirkhah, M.D.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Graduate Faculty – Translational Science Ph.D. program
Cornea, Cataract and External Disease
Ocular Surface Disease
Residency: Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
Fellowship(s): 1. (Cornea and External Disease) Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran; 2. (Ocular Surface Disease) Ocular Surface Research and Education Foundation, Miami, FL
Licensure: Texas Medical Board

Jeffrey Kiel, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Vascular Physiology
Ph.D. Degree: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX (Physiology)

Ann-Marie Mora, O.D.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Therapeutic Optometrist/Optometric Glaucoma Specialist
O. D. Degree: University of Houston, College of Optometry
Licensure/Certification: Texas State Board of Optometry

Sebastian Mora, D.O.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Comprehensive
Residency: (Ophthalmology) Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Midwestern University
Board Certifications: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology and American Board of Eye Surgery: Cataract/Implant Surgery

Judith Newman, M.D.
Specialist
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Fellowship: (Pediatric Ophthalmology) Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX
Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Carlos A. Rosende, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Professor/Clinical and Herbert F. Mueller Chair
Diabetic Eye Disease, Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Executive Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs (UT Health San Antonio, School of Medicine) and Executive Director, UT Health Physicians
Residency: National Naval Medical Center
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Martha P. Schatz, M.D.
Professor/Clinical
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Neuro Ophthalmology
Residency: Wilford Hall Medical Center (USAF)
Fellowship(s): 1. (Neuro-Ophthalmology), Duke University Medical Center; 2. (Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus), Tufts University Medical Center
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Frank Scribbick, M.D.
Clinical Professor
Comprehensive Ophthalmology; Ophthalmic Pathology
Residency: Brook Army Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
Fellowship: (Ophthalmic Pathology), Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Qiang Shen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor/Research – Department of Ophthalmology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging – Research Imaging Institute
Ph.D. Degree: Xi”an Jiaotong University, Xi”an, China (Biomedical Engineering)

Jeong-Hyeon Sohn, M.D.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Diseases of the Retina and Vitreous (including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy)
Residencies: 1) University of Louisville, Louisville, KY; 2) Seoul National University Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology, South Korea
Fellowships: 1. (Retina), Wilmer Eye Institute-Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD; 2. (Uveitis), Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Celina Villanueva, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
O.D. Degree: University of Houston, College of Optometry
Licensure/Certificaion: American Board of Optometry and Texas Board of Optometry

Corey Waldman, M.D.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Assistant Program Director
Director of Medical Student Education
Glaucoma
Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City
Fellowship: (Glaucoma), Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
Licensure/Certification: Board Certified (American Board of Ophthalmology)

E. Joseph Zayac, O.D.
Associate Professor/Clinical
Chief, Optometry Clinic at the MARC
O.D. Degree: Southern California School of Optometry
Licensure/Certification: Texas Board of Optometry

Sunali Goyal, M.B.B.S.
Specialist
Cornea & External Diseases, Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Residency:  University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship(s): 1. (Post-doctoral Fellow) Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School. 2. (Cornea & External Diseases) Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School
Board Certification American Board of Ophthalmology

Hamzah Khalaf, M.D.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Diseases of the Retina and Vitreous
Residency:  SUMMA Health System, Akron, OH
Fellowship(s): (Surgical Vitreoretinal) Valley Retina Institute, P.A., McAllen, TX
Licensure Texas Medical Board

Ujwala Saboo, M.B.B.S.
Assistant Professor/Clinical
Clinical Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
Residency:  L. V. Prasad Eye Institute
Fellowship(s): 1. (Observer/Research – Ocular Immunology and Uveitis), Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institute; 2. (Research – Cornea), Schepens Eye Institute/Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School; 3. (Clinical – Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus), UT Southwestern Medical Center
LicensureTexas Medical Board

Donna Nguyen, M.D.
VA Eye Clinic Resident Site Director
Adjunct Associate professor
UT Health San Antonio – Department of Ophthalmology
Residency: UT Health San Antonio
Fellowship:  (Glaucoma) UT Health Houston
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Abumere Akinwale, M.D.
Retina
Residency: Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
Fellowship(s): 1. (Medical Retina) Beetham Eye Institute, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston MA, 2. (Surgical Retina) Southern Eye Center, Hattiesburg, MS
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

J. Ryan Brewer, D.O.
Acting Director of VA Eye Clinic
Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Refractive Surgery
Residency: SAUSHEC, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Mary Anne Bryan, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant professor
UT Health San Antonio – Department of Ophthalmology
Residency: Geisinger Medical Center (PA); University of Florida-Gainesville
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Janis Croley, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Residency: Brooke Army Medical Center (San Antonio, TX)
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Roberto Diaz-Rohena, M.D.
Adjunct Associate professor
UT Health San Antonio – Department of Ophthalmology
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine
Fellowship(s): 1. (Medical and Surgical Uveitis), Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; 2. (Medical and Surgical VitreoRetinal), Baylor University College of Medicine, Houston, TX; 3. (pre-residency) Glaucoma, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Jordan Hollsten, M.D.
Oculoplastic Surgery
Residency: University of Florida – Gainesville
Fellowship: (Oculoplastics) UT Health San Antonio
Board Certification: Board Eligible (American Board of Ophthalmology)

Pedro Rivera, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant professor
UT Health San Antonio – Department of Ophthalmology
Residency: Louisiana State University, Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Fellowship: (Glaucoma) Duke University Eye Center
Board Certification: Board Eligible (American Board of Ophthalmology)

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