Dr. Nanda's Biography
Dr. Nanda is the founder and director of the
Nanda Dry Eye & Vision Institute, a specialty clinic focusing on the treatment and management of dry eye disease and corneal conditions.
She concurrently works as an adjunct Clinical Professor at the University of Houston College of Optometry (UHCO) in the Cornea & Contact Lens Service, where she instructs third-year students.
She has also educated second-year students in the Medical Laboratory Procedures and Contact Lens Lab courses.
Dr. Nanda updates and adds the latest and most innovative technologies to her practice. She founded the Nanda Dry Eye & Vision Institute after working alongside now- retired corneal specialist, R. Edwin Pitts, MD at the Texas Eye Institute in Houston for over a decade.
She has assisted in the pre- & post-op management of LASIK, Cataract Surgery, and Corneal Cross-linking and has served as Chief Examiner for several years at the National Board of Examiners in Optometry.
Dr. Nanda is also a key opinion leader and influencer in the ophthalmic community. She travels internationally and has given
over 400 presentations worldwide on the newest advances in the ophthalmic field and ocular medicine.
Dr. Nanda has actively participated in Medical Missions and performed eye care and glaucoma evaluations worldwide as part of her profound interest in community service.
Medical Mission / Clinica de Guererro
Dr. Nanda's Memberships
Intrepid Eye Society
Member of Top Doctors in the USA
Key Opinion Leaders
Adjunct Clinical Professor
Dr. Nanda's Clinical Experience
University of Houston College of Optometry
Cornea & Contact Lens Clinic
Family Practice Clinic
Medical Laboratory Procedures
Contact Lens Laboratory
Clinical Director of Optometric Services
Texas Eye Institute
R. Edwin Pitts, MD - Corneal Specialist
Clinical Training - Internship
Bascom-Palmer Eye Institute
US News & World Report- #1 Eye Hospital
Clinical Attending: Stephen Pflugfleder, MD
Corneal Specialist at Baylor College of Medicine
Clinical Attending: Scheffer Tseng, MD
Corneal Specialist & CEO at TissueTech, Inc.
Doctorate of Optometry
Indiana University College of Optometry
Bachelor of Science Microbiology
Dr. Nanda's Invention:
Nanda Amnio-Grip Forceps
Instrument to be used with the Prokera Lens, a device made from amniotic tissue to aid in the healing of the cornea.
Dr. Nanda has performed over 1,200 procedures with the Prokera lens.
She has saved countless patients from visual loss after an injury to the eye from corneal scarring.
For more information: https://www.biotissue.com/for-patients/