Originally from Long Island, New York, Dr. Kataria graduated cum laude from CUNY Brooklyn College with a double major in biology and psychology.
She then pursued her postgraduate education at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia where she earned her Doctor of Optometry degree with clinical honors.
She interned at Keller Memorial hospital at West Point Military Academy, Northport VA hospital, Brooklyn/St.Albans VA hospital, The Eye Institute, and EyeRx.
From there she returned to Northport VA hospital on Long Island, where she completed an ocular disease, low vision and vision therapy residency.
Dr. Kataria has lectured and been published on topics such as dry eye and thyroid eye disease. She is a current member of the American Optometric Association, Virginia Optometric Association, and Northern Virginia Optometric Association.
She provides comprehensive eye care, contact lens fittings, ocular disease management and pre and post operative refractive and cataract surgery care.