Rogelio Cantu, O.D.

Rogelio Cantu, O.D.Gulf Coast Eye Institute
1205 Ed Carey Drive
Harlingen, TX 78550
(956) 320-7510

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Optometry: University of Houston
    College of Optometry
    Houston, Texas
  • Pre-Medicine: The University of Texas~Pan American
    Edinburg, Texas

Professional Experience

  • Ophthalmologist Ophthalmic Consultants of Texas, P.A. Harlingen, TX 78550 - 2008 to Present
  • Advanced Placement (AP chemistry and biology) - Summer of 2000
  • Valley Eye Center, P.A. Harlingen, TX 78550 - 2004 to 2008
  • Human Anatomy 1 and 2 Teaching Assistant - Spring of 2000
  • Conroe-Woodlands Externship Conroe, TX - Spring of 2003
  • Toxicology Teaching Assistant - Spring of 2000
  • Indian Health Hospitaly Externship, Albuquerque, NM - Summer of 2003
  • Human Physiology Teaching Assistant - Fall of 1999
  • TEXOCOP Ocular Anatomy Teacher - Summer of 2002
  • Human Anatomy 1 Teaching Assistant - Fall of 1999
  • Anatomy 2 Teaching Assistant - Summer of 2000
  • Research Acryl Nitrile with Dr. Farooqui - 1999-2000
  • Upward Bound (Anatomy) - Summer of 2000

Professional Memberships

  • American Optometric Association - 2000-present
  • SVOSH, vision screening officer - 2001
  • Pre-Medical Bio-Medical Honor Society - 1995-1999
  • Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society - 1991-1995

Presentations

  • Grand-Rounds Clinical Presentation on ARMD - Fall 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Dean’s List 2nd Honors - 1982
  • Most Outstanding TEXOCOP, Student - Summer 1999
  • Most Outstanding TEXOCOP, Teacher - Summer 2002
  • Exemplary Clinician of the Year Award UHCO Banquet - Spring 2003

Publications

coming soon