Dr. Alberto Camacho
Dr. Alberto Camacho grew up in nearby Vernon, Texas. He graduated with honors from Vernon High School. After graduation, Dr. Camacho was accepted to the University of New Mexico with a full academic scholarship. His passion for giving back to his community was deeply ingrained as a brother of Lambda Theta Phi, Latino Fraternity. Dr. Camacho graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Honors Program at the University of New Mexico with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. He then went on to pursue his Doctorate of Optometry from the University of the Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry (UIWRSO) in San Antonio, Texas.
Dr. Camacho’s clinical experience began immediately at UIWRSO, but his passion for Vision Therapy and the Pediatric population began while providing vision screenings at the San Antonio and Bourne Elementary Schools during his second year at UIWRSO. This passion for Developmental Optometry was further engrained while receiving further training in the Vision Therapy specialty clinic within UIWRSO. Dr. Camacho further expanded his skills in Vision Therapy during his externship in an Optometry office offering Vision Therapy. Aside from the Vision Therapy training, Dr. Camacho was fortunate to also work with the San Antonio Veterans Administration Eye Clinic and provide eye care for our nation’s veterans.
Dr. Camacho is a member of the South Plains Optometric Society, Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Camacho specializes in Therapeutic Optometry (which includes treatment for dry eye, eye infections and foreign body removal), Specialty Contact Lenses (including Multi-focal, Rigid Gas Permeable, Keratoconus, and Corneal Refractive Therapy contact lenses), Family Vision, Laser Vision Evaluations with the Laser Eye Center of Lubbock and Vision Therapy. His hobbies include travelling, spending time with family and friends, attending Texas Tech sporting events, and watching soccer, including his favorite team, Club America. Dr Camacho is fluent in Spanish and is ready to provide eye care for patients at Ginter Eyecare Center.