Eye Doctor Tihomira Petkova O.D. Houston TX
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Tihomira Petkova O.D.

Houston TX

Texas State Optical

TSO Champions

5774 FM 1960 West
Houston, TX 77069
(281) 407-3460

Vision Care

Astigmatism, Cataracts, Contact Lens, Diabetic Care, Dry Eye, Eyeglasses, Glaucoma Care, Lazy Eye (Amblyopia), Macular Degeneration, Myopia (Nearsightedness), Presbyopia (Blurry far or close)

Insurance Accepted

Advantica, Aetna, Avesis, Block Medicaid and CHIPS, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana, Medicare, National Vision Administrators-NVA, Opticare, Superior Health Plan, Tricare, United Healthcare, Vision Care Plan-VCP or Compbenefits, Vision Service Plan-VSP

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Fashion Brands

Flexon, Lafont, Marchon, Nike, Silhouette, Tom Ford, Versace

Languages Spoken

English, Russian

Provider Statement

Dr. Tihomira Petkova received her Doctor of Optometry and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 2012. She gained extensive experience diagnosing and treating ocular diseases during her externship rotations at the University Eye Institute, Good Neighbor Clinic and La Nueva Casa de Amigos Health Center. Dr. Petkova is a therapeutic optometrist and a Glaucoma specialist and has experience treating ocular surface diseases, Glaucoma, pre- and post-operative care and fitting contact lenses.

As a scientist Dr. Petkova seeks to understand the role of epigenetics in retinal development and has completed post-doctoral fellowships at Weill Cornell Medical College and Baylor Medical College. She has presented her work at multiple international research conferences and is a published author of research articles and a book chapter. For her contributions to vision research Dr. Petkova has received multiple rewards amongst which most notably are the American Optometric Foundation Ezel Fellowship and Fight for Sight Foundation Fellowship.

Dr. Petkova lives in Houston with her husband and daughter she is an avid cyclist, an amateur artesian bread baker and a supporter of the Houston Grand Opera and the Houston Symphony. She is fluent in Bulgarian, proficient in Russian and has knowledge of medical Spanish.


Doctor of Optometry and Doctor of Philosophy degrees from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 2012

Patient Reviews

Overall Rating:

"I love this office. The staff and Dr.'s are great. They listen to you and will repeat (over and over) until you understand your specific eye situations. My primary dr was unavailable, but the dr that did help me was so nice."

by Noel C Customer since 2006...

Dr. Tihomira Petkova

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Conveniently located at 5774 Cypress Creek Pkwy (FM 1960 West) in northwest Houston / Champions between Outback Steakhouse and IHOP. The Texas State Optical Champions office is open 6 days a week, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays.

Office hours

Mon: 09:00 am to 06:30 pm
Tue: 09:00 am to 06:30 pm
Wed: 09:00 am to 06:30 pm
Thu: 09:00 am to 06:30 pm
Fri: 09:00 am to 06:30 pm
Sat: 09:00 am to 01:30 pm
Office Phone: (281) 440-5887