2019 Graduate of Distinction
Dr. Angela Houser CHristman
Class of 1982
Dr. Houser Christman is co-owner of the Houser-Newman Associates, a full-service vision/eye and surgery center with three offices serving Mahoning Valley, Nesquehoning, and Palmerton.
Dr. Houser Christman is a 1986 Graduate of Ursinis College and a 1990 Graduate of Jefferson Medical College. In 1991 she served an Internship at West Reading Hospital and in 1992 was the Medical Officer for Grenfell Regional Health Services in New Foundland, Canada. In 1995 she completed her three-year residency at Wills Eye Hospital Ophthalmology in Philadelphia.
Dr. Houser Christman has participated in a vision project with the Lions Club and Gnaden Huetten Hospital involving students at LASD who failed eye exams, but could not afford vision care. She provided eyeglasses to these students at no cost.
She is an active member of the Lehighton Area Band Boosters Association where she was a past Vice President and is currently serving as President. Dr. Houser Christman has helped many students in pursuing a career in medicine and ophthalmology by providing mentoring to those students in both the office and surgical suite.