Dr. Kristin Held

Dr. Kristin Held is an ophthalmologist and board-certified surgeon with over three decades of experience. She now works as a solo practitioner at Stone Oak Ophthalmology Center in San Antonio, Texas. As an ophthalmologist, Dr. Held offers comprehensive eye care—everything from basic checkups, to treatment for infections, to life-changing eye surgery. Virtually every day, Dr. Held prescribes medications like antibiotics and anti-inflammatory eye drops as part of routine checkups or post-surgical care.

  • June 27, 2019    |   Economic Liberty

    Texas Doctor Dispensing

    Texas Bans Doctors from Offering Medication to Their Patients Just to Protect Pharmacies from Competition

    The last thing a sick patient wants to do after a doctor’s appointment is stand in line at a pharmacy for basic treatment like anti-nausea medication—and, in most of the country, they don’t have to. Forty-four states and the District of Columbia allow patients to purchase medication directly from the doctor prescribing it. This practice,…

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