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Thomas Nettleton, OD


San Antonio Eye Doctor Thomas Nettleton, O.D.

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

  • Ocular pathology
  • Surgical co-management
  • Glaucoma assessment and treatment
  • Dry eye treatment

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.