Dr. Tia Budde, O.D. received her Bachelor’s degree from Newcombe College at Tulane University in Economics in 1984 and her Doctorate of Optometry from the University Of Houston College of Optometry in 1989. She became therapeutically certified, as well as qualified to treat glaucoma, in 1992. Her awards and honors throughout her educational career included: Dean’s List, Most Outstanding First Year Optometry Student, the Nelson Reber “Eyes Open” Scholarship awarded to optometry students with the highest GPA, and membership in Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Fraternity.
Dr. Budde has spent the last 22 years working in the Houston area focusing on primary care optometry. She has experience in specialty contact lens fittings, pediatric eye care, and the diagnosis and treatment of ocular pathology. She is capable of conducting an examination in Spanish. Dr. Budde joined Houston Eye Associates in 2010 and looks forward to seeing patients at our Pasadena location.