The Department of Ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas is delivering a standard of eye care unmatched in our community through our renowned team of physicians and surgeons. The Department of Ophthalmology actively participates in clinical research trials, offering our patients the opportunity to participate in the latest advances in eye care. Through our Alkek Eye Center, we offer exceptional clinical and surgical care, innovative, advanced treatment options based on the latest research, and state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. We're also improving patients' vision and advancing the treatment of eye disease and disorders through:

  • Outstanding educational programs for residents and fellows, medical and graduate students, researchers and practicing ophthalmologists
  • Leading-edge research in the structure, function and diseases of the eye and the visual system
  • Public programs for the prevention of eye disease and injury