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About Dr. Melanie G. Rushing

Melanie G. Rushing, O.D. - Therapeutic Optometrist Melanie G. Rushing, O.D. - Therapeutic Optometrist


Melanie G. Rushing, O.D.
Therapeutic Optometrist


Dr. Rushing was born in Lufkin, TX and was raised in nearby Broaddus, TX. She began practicing optometry upon graduating from University of Houston College of Optometry in 2002.

Dr. Rushing enjoys working with patients of all ages, and one of her primary interests is fitting contact lenses. Dr. Rushing is licensed by the Texas Board of Optometry as a Therapeutic Optometrist with glaucoma privileges.


EDUCATION

      College

       Stephen F. Austin State University
Nacogdoches, TX — 1997, Bachelor of Science, Biology

      Optometry School

       University of Houston College of Optometry
Houston, TX — 2002, Optometric Doctorate

 

      Externships

       Holladay LASIK Institute / Bellaire Contact Lens Clinic
Houston, TX — Summer 2001

       Neuro-Ophthalmology Service
Houston, TX — Fall 2001

       Hermann Eye Center
Houston, TX — Spring 2002

 

OPTOMETRIC LICENSES

      Texas — 2002 Therapeutic License

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

      The Center For Sight, P.A.
2002 – present

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

      Texas Optometric Association

      Sabine Optometric Association

      American Optometric Association

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