Srihari Narayanan, O.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.O.

Professor / Director of Cornea / Optometric Competencies

Professor Srihari Narayanan is the Director of Cornea and Dry Eye Service and Chief of the Adult / Primary Care Service at the University of the Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry (UIWRSO). His responsibilities at UIWRSO include didactic teaching in a variety of courses such as Basic Optometry (Clinical Skills), Anterior Segment Disease and problem-based learning courses. He is also a clinical preceptor at UIWRSO. His research interests include tear film and dry eye disease as well as anterior uveitis. Professor Narayanan serves on various college-level and national-level committees. Dr. Narayanan obtained an MS, OD and PhD all at the University of Houston, College of Optometry, Houston, Texas. Upon completion of his graduate education, Dr. Narayanan served as an Associate Professor at Salus University, Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Prior to coming to the United States, Dr. Narayanan graduated from the Elite School of Optometry (Chennai, India) and practiced optometry in private in India as well as in Bahrain.