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Dr. Ugonma C. Newaohuocha

At Legacy Eye Care, our staff is friendly and professional. Our commitment is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our Petersburg patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.

Our Petersburg optometry professionals are passionate about providing high-quality care to our family of patients. We focus on providing comprehensive eye exams, a large selection of fashionable eyewear, and the best possible vision care. Come in today to meet our Petersburg staff and make an appointment.

Dr.
Ugonma C. Nwaohuocha

Ugonma Nwaohuocha originally hails from Igbo land of Nigeria at the young age of twelve and considers the Bronx, New York her home town. Born into a Christian family of seven children, Dr. Nwaohuocha grew up knowing the meaning of love and dedication first hand. She is very devoted to her family, friends, loved ones and community in general.


After graduating from City University of New York with a bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry, Dr. Nwaohuocha taught Science in Elementary school and High school in New York City for two years. Finding her passion in ocular disease and treatment, she later went to study Optometry at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.

Dr. Nwaohuocha is well versed in medical eye care management as well as contact lens fitting. She received her internship and externship training through the prestigious Saint Albans Veteran’s hospital and Brooklyn Veteran’s hospital both in New York City.

Dr. Nwaohuocha is an experienced clinician, practicing for many years.  She recently joined Legacy Eye Care Optometry, here in Colonial Heights, VA, to continue “offering patients outstanding eye exam at an affordable price. Giving patients the best technology available along with great patient care.”

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Petersburg Location - Dr. Foster & Dr. Murtaza

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

Closed

Thursday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Colonial Heights Office - Dr. Nwaohuocha (D. N)

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

2nd and 4th Fridays

Saturday:

9:00 am-2:00 pm

1st and 3rd Saturdays

Sunday:

Closed

South Hill Location - Dr. Foster

Monday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-4:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-4:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-2:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Chester Location - Dr. Murtaza

Monday:

9:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

11:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Friday:

Closed

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed