Dr. Patrizia Colmenares is an optometric resident at Virginia Eye Consultants. She attended Virginia Tech (Go Hokies!) where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree with a major in biology and minor in nanotechnology before moving to Arizona where she graduated from Midwestern University with her degree in optometry.
During her final year of optometry school she rotated through the Memphis VA Medical Center and ophthalmology practices in Nashville, Tennessee and Jacksonville, Florida to complete her externship.
Dr. Colmenares is a member of the Virginia Optometric Association and American Academy of Optometry. She enjoys spending her free time exploring the outdoors with her friends and family and is excited to be back in Virginia.