Dr. Garza was born in Tomball, TX and is a native to the Northwest Houston area. She attended The University of Texas at Austin for her undergraduate studies followed by The University of Houston College of Optometry where she obtained her Doctor of Optometry degree. With the intention of being a well-rounded optometrist, Dr. Garza went on to complete a residency in Primary Care optometry with a subspecialty in ocular disease. Throughout the course of her training, Dr. Garza has worked with numerous specialists and expanded her knowledge base to best treat her patients. She is certified by the American Board of Optometry and is Texas licensed as a therapeutic optometrist and optometric glaucoma specialist. Dr. Garza is also fluent in Spanish.
In addition to routine eye care, she is experienced in the areas of dry eye treatment, refractive and cataract surgery co-management, and specialty contact lens fittings. In addition, she is certified to fit Ortho-K lenses for the growing patient interest in slowing myopia progression.
Dr. Garza is currently also adjunct faculty at The University of Houston College of Optometry. She is part of the American Optometric Association, Texas Optometric Association, and Harris County Optometric Society. In her spare time, she enjoys relaxing nights at the movies and spending quality time with her friends and family.