Dr. Maria Walker, OD MS attended The New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA, where she earned her Doctor of Optometry and Master of Vision Science in 2013. She went on to complete a Residency in Cornea & Contact Lenses at Pacific University in Forest Grove, OR.
Dr. Walker is currently a faculty member at The University of Houston College of Optometry, where she teaches in the contact lens lab, lectures in the 2nd and 3rd year CL courses, and is an attending clinician in the CL service. She is also pursuing her PhD at UH, focusing on keratoconus and the effects of scleral lenses on the ocular surface. Dr. Walker is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, and is a fellow and a board member of the Scleral Lens Education Society.