Kim-Van Chau O.D
Dr. Kim Chau received her Doctor of Optometry from the University of the Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry and received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Houston Baptist University. Her clinical externships include the VA Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, where she received specialized training in ocular disease management, eye emergencies, and managing low vision patients.
Dr. Chau has participated in yearly mission trips as her way to give back to the community. Near the south Texas border, she volunteered with RAM Lone Star Mission and has also traveled to Guatemala to serve villagers at the ASELSI clinic. Dr. Chau has also held a leadership position for the American Optometric Association as the local political action committee liaison, helping to advance the optometric profession’s legislative rights.
Dr. Chau is a Therapeutic Optometrist and Optometric Glaucoma Specialist certified by the Texas Optometry Board in the treatment and management of ocular disease. She practices full scope optometry which includes diagnosing and managing glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and corneal diseases. She also co-manages procedures such as LASIK and cataract surgery.
In her time away from the office, Dr. Chau enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, playing tennis, and spending time with friends and family.