Education

Thomas Nettleton, OD

Dr. Nettleton graduated magna cum laude from both South Dakota State University and the University of Houston College of Optometry. He completed a residency in refractive surgery and ocular disease at Houston’s prestigious Eye Center of Texas.

Experience and Honors

  • Eye Center of Texas Refractive Surgery and Ocular Disease Residency
  • Raymund G. Murphy VA Medical Center, Optometric Clinical Externship – Ocular pathology and primary care
  • Oak Hill Eye Care, Optometry Clinical Externship – Primary care and surgical co-management
  • The University Eye Institute’s Dry Eye Center Clinical Rotation – Specialty dry eye diagnosis and treatment
  • NEI Summer Researcher at the University of Houston College of Optometry
  • Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society
  • Clinical Letters of Excellence

Areas of Clinical Interest

Dr. Nettleton has participated in various community service projects and particularly enjoyed performing vision screenings at The Special Olympics and assisting on a medical mission trip in Guerrero, Mexico. Although he is originally from the great state of South Dakota he is happy to be a new resident of San Antonio and does not miss shoveling snow.

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