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Huda Minhas, OD

Dr. Huda Minhas received a bilingual Doctorate of Optometry at the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico, with an honors undergraduate degree at the University of Toronto. She currently practices in Sacramento at an MD-OD clinic that specializes in cataract surgery, ocular diseases, and secondary/tertiary care. Her philosophy is that healthy eyes are important to one's overall health, wellness, and well-being. In her spare time, Dr Minhas enjoys weightlifting, fine cuisine, and hiking. 

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Resources
The Safest Makeup Ingredients for Sensitive Eyes
Eyecare March 21st, 2022
The Safest Makeup Ingredients for Sensitive Eyes

Beauty now can make for an ugly ocular surface later. Educate yourself on unfriendly practices and exacerbating ingredients so you can better educate your patients to the dangers of cosmetics on the eye.

Glaucoma Masqueraders: Don't Get Caught By Surprise
Eyecare December 1st, 2021
Glaucoma Masqueraders: Don't Get Caught By Surprise

In this course, you will learn which ocular conditions commonly masquerade as glaucoma and how to identify glaucoma masqueraders in practice by utilizing different multimodal ophthalmic imaging.

Cequa, Restasis, and Xiidra Reviews: Medications for Dry Eye Disease
Eyecare July 1st, 2021
Cequa, Restasis, and Xiidra Reviews: Medications for Dry Eye Disease

Dry eye disease affects millions of people. These three medications exist to help these patients—what are the pros and cons of each?

The OD’s Guide to OCT-A
Eyecare June 30th, 2021
The OD’s Guide to OCT-A

For optometry practices looking to add OCT angiography, this comprehensive overview explains applications, advantages, limitations, coding, and more.

Quick Reference: Screening for Chloroquine & Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) Retinopathy
Eyecare December 16th, 2020
Quick Reference: Screening for Chloroquine & Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) Retinopathy

This guide has been updated for 2020 and provides a quick reference guide based on the AAO's updated screening guidelines for chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil) retinopathy.

These Are Your Eyes on Drugs: "Poppers Maculopathy"
Eyecare December 8th, 2020
These Are Your Eyes on Drugs: "Poppers Maculopathy"

Vision loss associated with the recreational use of alkyl nitrates known as poppers has been described in several cases as well as a 2012 survey, and highlights the importance of getting a thorough patient history. Here's what optometrists need to know about poppers maculopathy!

An Introduction to Non-Arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION)
Eyecare September 1st, 2020
An Introduction to Non-Arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION)

NAION is a frustrating disease for clinicians and patients for a variety of reasons. Here's what to know about this disease, from diagnosis to treatment options.

Emerging Treatments in Presbyopia: Topical Medications and More
Eyecare July 7th, 2020
Emerging Treatments in Presbyopia: Topical Medications and More

Eyecare is an exciting field—new developments are constantly on the horizon. Here are some of the new treatments on the horizon for presbyopic patients.

The OD's Practical Guide to Cranial Nerves: Downloadable Cheat Sheet
Eyecare June 17th, 2020
The OD's Practical Guide to Cranial Nerves: Downloadable Cheat Sheet

What's more nerve-wracking than neurology? This downloadable cheat sheet for the cranial nerves will help you memorize the important concepts.

The OD's Guide to Ocular Antibiotics
Eyecare May 14th, 2020
The OD's Guide to Ocular Antibiotics

When it comes to treating and managing ocular disease, antibiotics are one group of the many medications in the optometrist's toolkit. Here's your cheat sheet for keeping track of the big ones!

The Ocular Implications of Coronavirus: Notes for Optometrists
Eyecare April 6th, 2020
The Ocular Implications of Coronavirus: Notes for Optometrists

Optometrists currently treating urgent and emergent cases should pay particular attention to new research on the ocular effects and related symptoms of coronavirus.