Dr. Rashme Patel is a lifelong Texan who earned her Bachelor of Science in Health and graduated with Cum Laude honors from the University of Houston. While studying, she worked as an optometric technician for 4 years and continued to pursue optometry. She attained her Doctorate of Optometry from the Western University of Health and Sciences in Pomona, CA.
Dr. Patel completed her clinical rotations at various practice settings, including the VA clinic in Lyon, NJ, Tulsa, OK, the Air Force base in Wichita Falls, TX, and private practice in Cincinnati, OH. During these rotations, she gained extensive optometric training in different areas of optometry with a focus on anterior and posterior segment ocular disease, eye injuries, and surgical co-management for LASIK and cataracts.
Dr. Patel is a board-certified and licensed Therapeutic Optometrist who loves to help patients find the best solution to their visual needs and eye health. When she is not practicing, she loves to try different foods/restaurants, travel, read and spend time with friends and family.