JOSE H. ECHEVARRIA, O.D.

Jose H Echevarria, O.D.

Dr. Jose H Echevarria, O.D. is an optometrist certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry and Licensed in Texas as a Therapeutic Optometrist. Dr. Echevarria focuses on primary care optometry and provides comprehensive eye examinations, contact lenses exams, as well as Cataract and LASIK follow-up care. Dr. Echevarria enjoys working with children and adults alike. His interests include the assessment of the refractory status of the eyes and diagnosis and management of the anterior and posterior ocular disease. 

Dr. Echevarria practiced in the Rio Grande Valley from 2002 to 2005, then moved to Kingsville, Texas where he practiced Primary Care Optometry and then joined Coastal Bend Eye Center in 2019. Dr. Echevarria is originally from Luquillo, Puerto Rico. From a young age, he developed an interest in Biology, so he attended the University of Puerto Rico, Humacao Campus where he did his undergraduate work and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. 

Dr. Echevarria attended the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico, School of Optometry, graduating in 2002 with honors Cum Laude. He’s been a member of Beta Sigma Kappa, International Optometric Honor Society since 2002. When Dr. Echevarria is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and his two dogs, taking walks with them and enjoying nature. As a nature lover, he loves all animals and enjoys watching them in the wild.