Your Eye Doctors in San Antonio
Eye doctors specialize in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision - many of which do not have obvious symptoms. Eye doctors know how age and risk factors affect vision over time for young and old, and they understand the benefits and features of corrective lenses including eyeglasses and contacts.
Our doctors take the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options and listen to your eye care needs. Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, at Martino Eyecare in San Antonio we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing and treating potential vision problems.
Meet our doctors:
Dr. Jennifer Martino, optometrist in San Antonio
Dr. Jennifer Martino grew up in Northwest Colorado, and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise and Sport Science from the University of Wyoming in 1996. She then received her Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree with highest distinction from Pacific University’s College of Optometry in May of 2003. Dr. Martino was extremely involved while at Pacific University, including serving as president of her class and participating in humanitarian missions to underserved areas in parts of Romania and Mexico.
Dr. Martino then proudly served as an active duty captain in the United States Air Force as the Chief of Optometry Services at Laughlin Air Force Base in Del Rio Texas. At Laughlin Air Force Base, Dr. Martino was the sole eye care provider for all active duty, retired, and respective family of those service members. Upon honorable discharge from her active duty assignment, Dr. Martino received the United States Air Force Commendation Medal for her outstanding service.
Dr. Martino’s desire to maintain an independent optometry practice has lead her to her eyecare practice, Martino Eyecare, servicing patients in San Antonio, TX and the surrounding communities. Dr. Martino provides comprehensive eyeglass and contact lens eye exams in San Antonio while stressing the importance of maintaining eye and overall health. As a therapeutic optometrist, Dr. Martino has passed specified national and state boards examinations, allowing her to prescribe certain medications in diagnosing and treating diseases and conditions of the eyes and visual system.
Dr. Martino is an active member in the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. She resides in San Antonio, TX where she enjoys traveling and outdoor activities with her family, especially camping in the Texas Hill Country.
Dr. Megan R. Stanford
Dr. Stanford was born and raised in north Mississippi, but she also claims Memphis, TN as her home. She received her Bachelors of Science in Biology from the University of Memphis, where she was very active in Phi Mu Fraternity, Honors College and the Study Abroad program.
After taking a two-year post undergraduate, Dr. Stanford left the optometry clinic she grew up in as a patient and an employee to attend the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. After four very active years, she graduated cum laude and received her Doctorate of Optometry (O.D.). During her time at SCO, Dr. Stanford was involved in many leadership positions including, but not limited to: President of Lions Club, VP of Student Government Association, and Treasurer of Gold Key International Leadership Honors Society. Dr. Stanford also attended two faith-based mission trips to Ecuador and Nicaragua where she helped share the Gospel and give eye exams to hundreds of people. During her time in optometry school, Dr. Stanford also completed externships at Professional Eyesore Associates in Jackson, Mississippi and at the Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas.
During her last semester in optometry school, Dr. Stanford moved to Texas where her husband serves as Captain and Dentist in the U.S. Army. Dr. Stanford is looking forward to starting her life and career in historical San Antonio! Dr. Stanford and her husband will be welcoming their first child during the fall of 2016. In their free time they love being outside, anywhere near a lake where they can water-ski, and getting involved through their church. Dr. Stanford is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Texas Optometric Association.
Dr. Clayton K. Ckodre, optometrist in San Antonio
Dr. Ckodre is a native Texan. He received his undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at Austin. He then attended The University of Houston College of Optometry where he graduated magna cum laude.
Following optometry school, he worked briefly in Austin before moving to San Antonio to become the Director of Optometric Services for a large phase III clinical trial being conducted at Lackland AFB. At the end of the trial, Dr. Ckodre opened his own part-time practice while continuing to work part-time for various offices in and around San Antonio.
Dr. Ckodre served in the United States Army Reserve, reaching the rank of Major before being Honorably Discharged. He enjoys spending time with his family, Texas high school football, and hunting.