Dr. Regina Nguyen was born in Minnesota and raised in Houston, Texas. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin and then went on to earn her Doctorate of Optometry from the University of the Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry (UIWRSO). During her time at UIWRSO, Dr. Nguyen was Vice President and a founding member of the Student Texas Optometric Association chapter at her school. She was also inducted into Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society and was an active member of many student organizations. Dr. Nguyen went on to complete a clinical internship at Dell Laser Consultants and Texan Eye in Austin, where she gained invaluable knowledge pertaining to ocular disease and refractive surgeries including LASIK and cataracts. In Houston, she continued to practice under an ophthalmologist, Dr. Bobby Gill, assisting him with his ocular disease and cataract surgery patients.
Dr. Nguyen is licensed by both the Texas Optometry Board and the National Board of Examiners in Optometry. She specializes in specialty contact lenses, laser refractive surgery management, and the treatment of anterior segment ocular disease including dry eye disease. Dr. Nguyen diagnoses and co-manages the treatment of diabetes, glaucoma, cataracts and other ocular diseases.
In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her husband, son and dog. Dr. Nguyen looks forward to meeting you and your family and becoming a part of your health care team. Call or stop in today for your annual eye exam.