South Texas Veterans Healthcare System

Audie L. Murphy Veterans Memorial Hospital – Ophthalmology Service Faculty

Gilberto Aguirre, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston
Fellowships: (Ophthalmic Pathology) Baylor College of Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Abumere Akinwale, M.D.
Retina
Residency: Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
Fellowships: 1. (Medical Retina) Beetham Eye Institute, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston MA
2. (Surgical Retina) Southern Eye Center, Hattiesburg, MS
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

J. Ryan Brewer, D.O.
Acting Director of VA Eye Clinic
Comprehensive Ophthalmology and Refractive Surgery
Residency: SAUSHEC, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Mary Anne Bryan, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
UT Health San Antonio – Department of Ophthalmology
Residency: Geisinger Medical Center (PA); University of Florida-Gainesville
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Janis Croley, M.D.
Comprehensive Ophthalmology
Residency: Brooke Army Medical Center (San Antonio, TX)
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Roberto Diaz-Rohena, M.D.
Retina
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine
Fellowships: 1. (Medical and Surgical Uveitis), Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; 2. (Medical and Surgical VitreoRetinal), Baylor University College of Medicine, Houston, TX; 3. (pre-residency) GlaClinical and Research Faculty

Jordan Hollsten, M.D.
Oculoplastic Surgery
Residency: University of Florida – Gainesville
Fellowship: (Oculoplastics) University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Board Certification: Board Eligible (American Board of Ophthalmology)

Donna Nguyen, M.D.
VA Eye Clinic Resident Site Director
Adjunct Associate professor
UT Health San Antonio – Department of Ophthalmology
Residency: UT Health San Antonio
Fellowship:  (Glaucoma) UT Health Houston
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology

Pedro Rivera, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant professor
UT Health San Antonio – Department of Ophthalmology
Residency: Louisiana State University, Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Fellowship: (Glaucoma) Duke University Eye Center
Board Certification: Board Eligible (American Board of Ophthalmology)

Martha P. Schatz, M.D.
Professor/Clinical
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Neuro Ophthalmology
Residency: Wilford Hall Medical Center (USAF)
Fellowship(s): 1. (Neuro-Ophthalmology), Duke University Medical Center; 2. (Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus), Tufts University Medical Center
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology