- Cataract Surgery
- Oculoplastic Surgery
- Comprehensive Medical Eye Care
- Cosmetic Injectables and Fillers
Dr. Amanda Richards is a board-certified ophthalmologist at Virginia Eye Consultants specializing in cataract surgery, oculoplastic surgery and comprehensive medical eye care.
Dr. Richards joined VEC after completing a decorated military career in the United States Air Force. Having served several extensive tours overseas as the Theater Ophthalmologist for NATO in both Afghanistan and Haiti, she went on to serve as Faculty at San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium and the Air Force-Army Ophthalmology Residency Training Program at San Antonio Military Medical Center. Dr. Richards retired her military career having served her last 3 years as the Chief of Ophthalmology at Langley Air Force Base.
Dr. Richards completed Medical School at the University of South Dakota where she graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She completed her internship at Harvard Medical School and her Ophthalmic Residency at the internationally recognized Casey Eye Institute at Oregon Health and Sciences University.