Nick Holdeman, O.D., M.D., FAAO

Associate Dean for Clinical Education
Executive Director, University Eye Institute

PHONE: 713-743-1886
ROOM #: 2110


Nick Holdeman, O.D., M.D., is the Associate Dean for Clinical Education, and the Executive Director of the University Eye Institute at the University of Houston. Dr. Holdeman received his optometric degree at the University of Houston and his medical training from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas and the University of Texas, Southwestern in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Holdeman has lectured internationally on various medical and ophthalmic topics. He serves on the editorial board for the Review of Optometry and is a medical consultant for several law firms. Dr. Holdeman is an author and editor of Ocular Therapeutic Handbook: A Clinical Manual,(1st and 2nd editions) and an author and section editor for Clinical Ocular Pharmacology (4th and 5th editions) by Bartlett and Jaanus. Dr. Holdeman has been active on the National Board of Examiners in Optometry, the Houston Diabetes Coalition, and has served as a State Medical Advisor for Prevent Blindness Texas.

Clinical Interests

External ocular disease Ocular manifestations of systemic disease Ocular trauma Glaucoma Uveitis