Dr. Yutaka Maki is an Assistant Professor and the Chief of the Vision Therapy and Binocular Vision Service at the Rosenberg School of Optometry, University of the Incarnate Word. Dr. Maki's responsibilities include didactic teaching in Binocular Vision courses and clinical supervision in the pediatric and vision therapy clinics.
In the Spring of 2014 Dr. Maki was given the Legacy Teaching Award by the University of Incarnate Word and the Distinguished Teacher Award by the UIW Rosenberg School of Optometry. Dr. Maki became a Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development in the fall of 2015.
Dr. Maki grew up in Massachusetts and graduated from University of Massachusetts with bachelor's degrees in physics and biology. He taught high school math in New York City while completing a master's degree in education. He graduated from the State University of New York College of Optometry where he also completed the Dr. Irwin B. Suchoff Residency Program in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation.