Dr. Jorge San Martín is a native of San Antonio and graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1969. He is the fifth of five brothers who all became optometrists or ophthalmologists following in the steps of their father, optometrist, Dr. Jose San Martín Jr. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston. He joined the USAF in 1975 and received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Houston, College of Optometry in 1976. After graduation he served as the Chief of the Optometry Clinic at USAF Hospital, George AFB, California and was honorably discharged as a Captain in 1979.
He is a long term member of the American Optometric Association and the Texas Optometric Association. He was a member of the Board of Directors of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of San Antonio. Dr. Jorge is married and has four children. Photography is his passion, especially when he can combine it with riding his motorcycle in the beautiful Texas hill country.