Dr. Chad Toups is an optometric glaucoma specialist. He earned his doctorate at the University Of Houston College Of Optometry, and received externship training at Hermann Eye Center in Memorial Hermann Hospital. There, his primary focus was in the diagnosis and management of retinal diseases such as macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. Additionally, he gained experience in the postoperative treatment of cataract and retina surgeries. Prior to optometry school, Dr. Toups earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Texas at Austin. Today, his professional interests are in glaucoma, infectious eye disease, and specialty contact lens fits.