Dr. Rene Altamirano
Dr. Rene Altamirano is a San Antonio native and has enjoyed practicing for over 15 years on the Southside of San Antonio. He is a graduate of McCollum High School. He completed his undergraduate degree in Biology and Chemistry from St. Mary's University. Next, Dr Altamirano completed his Optometry degree in 1998 from the University of Houston College of Optometry.
Dr. Altamirano has completed training externships at the Brooke Army Medical Center and the Cataract and Laser Institute of San Antonio were he completed extensive primary eye examinations as well as medical eye care and surgical assisting rotations. Dr. Altamirano is certified as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist, which enables him to treat and manage eye diseases including red eye, diabetes, cataracts and glaucoma.
Dr. Altamirano works with a team of eye care professianals when managing surgical cases for his patients. He provides outstanding pre and post-operative care for his catatract and LASIK refractive surgery patients.