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Fred Farias III, OD, FAAO

Dr. Fred Farias III is certified as a therapeutic optometrist and an optometric glaucoma
specialist. He has been in private practice in McAllen, Texas for over 25 years and has received
the McAllen Chamber of Commerce Small Business of The Year Award in 2010. Dr. Farias
earned Fellowship in American Academy of Optometry and is currently the only optometrist in
the Rio Grande Valley to hold this distinction.

Dr. Farias was elected President-Elect of The Texas Optometric Association at its 114th annual
convention in Austin, TX, February 2013. He has served on The Texas State Board of Optometry
as a Governor Rick Perry appointee 2001-2007 and was appointed by LT. Governor David
Dewhurst to the 2011 Texas Inaugural Committee. He is currently a member of the McAllen
Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is the chairman of the Chambers Government
Affairs Council.

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Fred Farias III, OD, FAAO

Dr. Fred Farias III is certified as a therapeutic optometrist and an optometric glaucoma specialist.  He has been in private practice in McAllen, Texas for over 30 years and has received the McAllen Chamber of Commerce Small Business of The Year Award.  Dr. Farias earned Fellowship in American Academy of Optometry and is currently the only optometrist in the Rio Grande Valley to hold this distinction.

He has served as President of The Texas Optometric Association in 2014-2015.  Dr. Farias was appointed by the Governor to the Texas State Board of Optometry and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

Accomplishments

  • Southern College of Optometry 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award
  • National Optometrist of the Year Award from the American Optometric Association 2016
  • Texas Optometric Association Optometrist of the Year Award 2015
  • Texas Optometric Association Young Optometrist of the Year Award 1998

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Office Hours

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Monday9:30 - 1:002:00 - 6:00
Tuesday9:30 - 1:002:00 - 6:00
Wednesday9:30 - 1:002:00 - 6:00
Thursday9:30 - 1:002:00 - 6:00
Friday9:30 - 1:002:00 - 6:00
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SundayClosedClosed
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