Dr. Luis Rojas, a South Texas native, received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Chemistry with honors from Texas State University-San Marcos. He then spent a year as a teaching assistant for Anatomy and Physiology at the University of Texas-Pan American. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University Of Houston College Of Optometry in 2015, where he received four Letters of Excellence for clinical performance and the Avalon Excellence Eyewear Award for outstanding optics and dispensary skills. During clinical rotations, he was selected to work at the UEI Dry Eye Center where he provided care for advanced ocular surface disease patients; earning the Dry Eye Center Excellence Award.
Dr. Rojas has extensive training in managing ocular disease, including diabetic retinopathy, neurological disorders, uveitis, and advanced glaucoma. He provides vision rehabilitation through the use of specialty contact lenses (scleral lenses/RGPs) and myopia control via corneal refractive therapy (CRT) or orthokeratology. He also specializes in creating custom therapies for those with dry eye disease, meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD), and ocular surface disorders.
Dr. Rojas is licensed as a Therapeutic Optometrist and Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. He is also an active member of the Texas Optometric Association (TOA), American Optometric Association (AOA), Dallas County Optometric Association (DCOS), and Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society. Aside from spending time with friends and family, Dr. Rojas enjoys maintaining an active lifestyle and traveling with his girlfriend in his spare time.
Publication -08/01/2017 Contact Lens Spectrum - Dry Eye Dx and Tx