Dr. Dena Y. Andrade is a native from Houston, Texas where she obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology with membership to the Biological Honor Society. She then received a Doctor of Optometry degree in 2020. Dr. Andrade specializes in Ocular Disease and Specialty Contact Lenses including Ortho-k as a non-surgical option to correct various refractive conditions.
Dr. Andrade completed extensive training in Primary Comprehensive Eye Care with a strong emphasis in treatment & management of medical conditions including glaucoma, macular degeneration, hypertensive retinopathy, diabetic retinopathy, and corneal diseases such as keratoconus. In addition, while in Optometry School she also conducted research in developing and evaluating protocols with the latest technology for the treatment of Dry Eye Disease.
Similar to Dr. Arroyo, Dr. Andrade is also passionate about holistic health and complementary medicine and applies these practices in the treatment options for her patients.
Dr. Andrade is a member of the American Optometric Association, Texas Optometric Association, Harris County Optometric Association and has volunteered with several other Optometric Associations to serve at local vision screenings and international medical mission trips to provide eye exams to under-served patients in Panama and Mexico.
Outside of the clinical exam room, some of Dr. Andrade’s interests include jogging along trails, biking, gardening, and traveling.
Doctor of Optometry, University of the Incarnate Word, Rosenberg School of Optometry
Texas, State Board Licensed in treatment and management of ocular diseases
Texas, State Board Licensed Optometric Glaucoma specialist
B.S., Biology, University of St Thomas