Central Texas Eye Center


Jonathan Welch, M.D.

Dr. Jonathan Welch is a board certified ophthalmologist who has been practicing general ophthalmology in San Marcos since 2008.

Dr. Welch received his undergraduate degree with honors in chemical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He obtained his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.  After a one year internship in Austin at Brackenridge Hospital, he completed his three year ophthalmology residency at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.

Dr. Welch is committed to providing the most advanced medical care to his patients, and  specializes in no stitch cataract surgery, astigmatism correction lenses and multifocal intraocular lenses.



Amenze Osa Oriaifo, M.D.

Dr. Amenze Osa Oriaifo is a cataract, glaucoma, and comprehensive eye specialist and surgeon. She received her undergraduate degree in biochemistry from the Ohio State University. She then continued her training for both medical school and ophthalmology residency at OSU.

After residency, Dr. Oriaifo moved to Texas to pursue her glaucoma fellowship at University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. She has special interests in Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery. 

Dr. Oriaifo specializes in combined glaucoma and cataract surgery as well as lifestyle lens implants.


Joshua K. Hu, M.D.

As a Texas Monthly “Rising Star”, Dr. Joshua Hu is known for his warm bedside manner and dedication to superior eye care. Dr. Hu is a board-certified ophthalmologist who has been practicing general ophthalmology since 2008.

Dr. Hu received his undergraduate degree with distinction in Chemistry from Yale University and obtained his medical degree at The University of Florida College of Medicine where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Medical Society for graduating in the top ten percent of his class. He then completed a one-year medical internship at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana in association with the Indiana University School of Medicine before completing his residency in Ophthalmology at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.

Dr. Hu has special interest in no stitch cataract surgery, and lifestyle lens implants.


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