Yhair DeSantiago, O.D.


Primary Eye Care

Dr. DeSantiago, a distinguished Hispanic optometrist, brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the field of eye care. Born with a passion for healthcare and a commitment to serving the community, Dr. DeSantiago has become a trusted professional dedicated to enhancing the vision and overall eye health of his patients.

As a Hispanic optometrist, Dr. DeSantiago not only brings clinical excellence to his practice but also cultural sensitivity and a deep understanding of the diverse needs of the community. His unwavering commitment to patient-centric care and community well-being exemplifies the qualities that make him a respected and trusted healthcare professional.

Connect with Dr. DeSantiago for a personalized and comprehensive approach to eye care that blends expertise with compassion, ensuring optimal vision and eye health for every patient.


  • Dr. DeSantiago embarked on his academic journey at Angelo State University, majoring in Biology. Fueled by a desire to delve deeper into the intricacies of eye health, he continued his education at the prestigious Western University of Health Sciences in Southern California, earning his Doctor of Optometry degree.

Clinical Experience

  • During his academic pursuits, Dr. DeSantiago honed his clinical skills through diverse externship experiences. These included immersive roles at a private practice, where he gained invaluable insights into personalized patient care. Additionally, he dedicated time to serving veterans at a VA hospital, demonstrating his commitment to providing accessible eye care to those who have served our country. Dr. DeSantiago further enriched his clinical acumen by collaborating with a leading ophthalmology and optometry cooperation, mastering the delicate balance between medical and optical eye care.


  • Dr. DeSantiago specializes in a comprehensive range of optometric services, including vision examinations, contact lens fittings, and the diagnosis and management of ocular conditions. His proficiency extends to the incorporation of the latest advancements in eye care technology to ensure precise and thorough evaluations.

Academic Degrees

  • Dr. DeSantiago likes to be active outside of work by working out, going on hikes, and relaxing in the ocean. In addition, Dr. DeSantiago enjoys exploring new ideas for dining and has an excellent eye for photography.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish