Dr. Dora E. Cantú

Over the past 25 years, Dr. Cantu has been helping people see the world differently. Board certified in ophthalmology, she is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, as well as a respected member of numerous medical associations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American College of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons, and Christian Ophthalmic Society.

Treating all diseases of the eye, Dr. Cantu performs treatments and surgeries for strabismus, cataracts, diabetes, glaucoma and plastic surgery for the eye lid. State-of-the-art technologies at Northwest Eye Associates, as well as the operating room, combined with extensive experience, allow Dr. Cantu to provide the best possible medical service to her patients

Dr. Becky J. Fredrickson

Dr. Fredrickson is a board-certified ophthalmologist practicing comprehensive ophthalmology including cataract surgery, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes, pterygia, ocular infections and dry eye. Dr. Fredrickson also performs cosmetic ophthalmology including Botox, Juvederm and blepharoplasty surgery (eyelid surgery).

Originally from Council Bluffs, Iowa, Dr. Fredrickson received a B.S. degree in chemical engineering from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. Prior to entering medical school, Dr. Fredrickson conducted biomedical research as a Fulbright Scholar at the University of London in England. Dr. Fredrickson received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering (Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering) from Rice University in Houston, Texas. Dr. Fredrickson completed her ophthalmology residency training at the Baylor College of Medicine Cullen Eye Institute in Houston, Texas following an internship at Christus St. Joseph Hospital in Houston.

Dr. Fredrickson joined Northwest Eye Associates in 2005, with a goal of promoting ocular health by delivering quality medical and surgical care. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Texas Ophthalmologic Association, the Harris County Medical Society, and the Texas Medical Association. She is married to a robotics engineer at NASA Johnson Space Center, and the couple have two children. Dr. Fredrickson and her family enjoy camping and youth sporting events, and they are active members of their church.

Dr. Steven J. Garza

Dr. Steven J. Garza was born in Brownsville, TX. Dr. Garza is also a veteran of the United States Navy. His undergraduate education is from the University of South Carolina where he holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. His post-graduate work is from the University of Houston College of Optometry where holds a degree of Doctor of Optometry. Practice began in 2004 (11 years ago) and Dr. Garza gained much experience in treating most eye conditions. He is a glaucoma specialist and therapeutic optometrist.

Dr. Garza enjoys spending time outdoors with friends playing golf or grilling with family. Dr. Garza loves most types of music and enjoys taking family vacations to tropical locations and deep sea fishing. He is a sports fanatic some of his favorite teams include, The Houston Texans, Rockets, Astros, anything Gamecock, and oddly enough, The Cowboys. He is married and has one daughter. His wife Veronica is a principal at Memorial Elementary. His daughter Victoria goes to the University of Houston studying Public Relations. His mother and father live in Brownsville, Texas. He has two brothers, his oldest brother resides in Blythewood, South Carolina and his younger brother (also an optometrist) resides in Frisco, Texas.

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