Dr. Nhu Lan Phan was born and raised in Andrews, Texas. She graduated from the University of North Texas magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She attended the University of Houston College of Optometry, where she received her Doctorate of Optometry in 2015. Dr. Phan completed clinical training that focused on ocular disease at Community Eye Clinic in Fort Worth, Texas and Northeastern State University’s Rural Eye Program in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, which served the local Cherokee nation. Dr. Phan is a licensed therapeutic optometrist and glaucoma specialist and is a member of the American Optometric Association and Texas Optometric Association.
Dr. Phan has extensive medical training in the treatment and management of ocular diseases including uveitis, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, corneal disorders/injuries, and co-managements of cataract and refractive surgeries. Dr. Phan practices medical-based optometry and believes that annual comprehensive eye examinations are crucial to the early detection and treatment of systemic and ocular diseases. Dr. Phan’s goal is to provide individualized, up-to-date, high quality eye care to each and every patient.
Dr. Phan practiced in Andrews for 5 years and relocated to the DFW metroplex January 2021. In her free time, Dr. Phan enjoys spending time with family and friends, listening to podcasts, watching movies and documentaries, traveling, and checking out the local craft beer scene.