Dr. Sharon U. Than, Therapeutic Optometrist
Dr. Sharon Than is a National and Texas Board Certified Therapeutic Optometrist, with membership in the American Optometric Association, the Texas Optometric Association, and the Harris County Optometric Society. She is well experienced in primary eyecare, including adult and children comprehensive eye exams, therapeutic management and treatment of ocular infections, diseases, and disorders, advance contact lens fittings, and refractive and cataract surgery co-management.
After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Dwight Eisenhower High School, Dr. Than attended the University of Houston and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in 1997. She further pursued her academic achievements at the Houston College of Optometry where she earned her degree of Doctor of Optometry in 2002. In the last year of her optometric training, Dr. Than externed at Eye Center of Texas in Houston, where she had first hand experience with other ophthalmogists in LASIK surgeries, cataract management, as well as ocular diseases.
Dr. Than is married to Dr. Huy K. Nguyen (Mike), a Family Practice physician and co-founder of the prestigious St. Michael’s Medical Clinic in northwest Houston. She and Dr. Nguyen enjoy spending their time with their five beautiful and energetic children. Being a mother and wife, Dr. Than understands the importance of balancing the family’s schedules to accommodate each individual’s needs. That is why she has made a point to have extended office hours and weekend appointments to accommodate her patients’ family schedules.