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Houston, Texas, United States
November 12, 2017

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Maha Tufail

**** ******* ****** **., ********, TX 77407 - 832-***-****


University of Houston - College of Optometry Houston, TX

Doctor of Optometry- May 2017

University of Houston - College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Houston, TX

Bachelor of Science in Psychology/ Minor in Biology -May 2013

(Magna cum Laude)


Good Neighbor Eye Clinic Houston, TX

Student Extern- 2017

Preceptors: Janet Garza OD, Pat Segu OD, Sara Brown OD, Naomi Chun OD

Focused primary on routine vision/medical eye exams, and soft contact lens fit and assessment

Diagnosed and co-managed of high volume of medical conditions including anterior segment pathologies, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma.

Developed firsthand exposure of management and treatments of patients shadowing at Retina Consultants of Houston and Texas Eye Institute.

Gained exposure and observed fit assessments of several scleral and rigid gas permeable lenses under Dr. Randy Charrier at Family Vision Solutions.

Performed eye examinations on over 2000 children for See to Succeed program.

Fourth year Specialty Clinics Houston, TX

Student Intern-2016

Glaucoma Clinic

Preceptors: Danica J.Marrelli OD,FAAO, Marcus Piccolo OD,FAAO, John Lewis MD, JD

oManaged patients with different stages of glaucoma ranging from suspects to advanced stage.

oSkilled at conducting and interpreting results of cirrus OCT and Humphrey visual fields

Developmental Clinic

Preceptors: Debra Currie, OD

oProficient in providing developmental testing to children including SASP, PASP, Rutgers and other cognitive ability tests

Cedar Springs Eye Clinic Dallas, TX

Student Extern-2016

Preceptors: David Dinh OD FAAO, Marcus Gonzales OD,FAAO, Zanna Kruoch OD, FAAO

High demand pathology clinic focused towards management of glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, ARMD, uveitis and other various retinal pathologies.

Fitted rigid gas permeable and scleral lenses for patients with corneal irregularities.

Evaluation and treatment of dry eye disease including punctual plugs and dilation irrigation procedures.

Established a solid foundation for management of pre and post cataract surgery patients.

Proficient at billing and coding procedures.


American Academy of Optometry 2016-present

Texas Optometric Association 2014-present

Student Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (SVOSH) 2014-present

UH Pre-Optometry Professional Society 2010-2013

Allied Health Professions Society

Phi Theta Kappa International Honors Society


Waqas Tufail, OD Naomi Chun, OD Janet Garza, OD

Phone: 832-***-**** Phone: 704-***-**** 281-***-****

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