Praveena Gupta, OD, PhD

Praveena Gupta, OD, PhD

Dr. Praveena Gupta, PhD, OD, is a board-certified optometrist, licensed optometric glaucoma specialist and experienced researcher.

Dr. Gupta also is an assistant professor with the UTMB Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, one of the nation's leading centers for research and treatment of eye diseases.

She holds a PhD in neurobiology and aging. She earned her post-doctoral degree in optometry from the New England College of Optometry.

Optometric Degree
Doctor of Optometry, New England College of Optometry

Contact Lens and Primary Eye Care



Our doctors are the most highly qualified ophthalmologists using the most advanced treatments and leading technology. They also are dedicated researchers and teachers, training the next generation of eye doctors.


Janice Contreras, MD
Emma Loucks, MD

Corneal & External

Oday Alsheikh, MD
Manuj Kapur, MD


Misha Syed, MD
Gianmarco Vizzeri, MD


Andrew G. Lee, MD


Brian Wong, MD

Optometry & Contact Lenses

Praveena Gupta, OD, PhD


Bernard F. Godley, MD, PhD, FACS
Gibran Khurshid, MD
Erik van Kuijk, MD, PhD


Massoud Motamedi, MD