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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
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.