Meet Dr. Kumar
Swati Kumar, OD, FAAO, is one of the skilled optometrists practicing at Alamo Eye Care in San Antonio, Texas. Her mission is to help individuals living throughout the Texas Hill Country experience improved vision so they can live their lives more fully.
Dr. Kumar completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. She then went on to study at the New England College of Optometry (NECO), where she earned her Optometric Doctorate and graduated magna cum laude in 2018. In 2019, Dr. Kumar completed her primary care/cornea and contact lens residency at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and was named Resident Preceptor of the Year.
As an optometric intern, Dr. Kumar gained valuable experience serving a diverse range of patients at eye centers, VA clinics, and community health organizations throughout Iowa, Massachusetts, Florida, and California. She is well-versed in fitting patients for specialty contact lenses, including scleral, corneal glass permeable, orthokeratology, and specialty soft lenses.
Dr. Kumar is a fellow candidate of the Scleral Lens Society and a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO).
To better serve more patients, she speaks English, Spanish, Hindi, and Urdu.
Dr. Kumar is currently accepting new patients and looks forward to partnering with them at Alamo Eye Care.