Dr. Petras received his MD degree at the Medical University of South Carolina, followed by an internship at York Hospital, residency training at MCV, and a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.



Dr. Petras is board certified and has been in private practice for over 20 years. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Virginia Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons, and the Richmond Academy of Medicine.



Dr. Petras’ practice focuses on general ophthalmology, cataract surgery, glaucoma and sub-specializing in pediatric ophthalmology.


Personal Profile

Dr. Petras and his wife and son live in Richmond. In his spare time, Dr. Petras enjoys boating on the Chesapeake Bay in the Deltaville area.