University Eye Institute
505 J. Davis Armistead Building, Entrance 2 713-743-2020
The University Eye Institute offers services that range from comprehensive vision examinations to the medical and surgical management of eye disorders. Our nationally renowned vision professionals use advanced diagnostic instruments in over 80 exam rooms and 30 specialized testing areas, which means that our patients can be assured of the best possible care, utilizing the latest in vision technology.
A wide range of eye care is available. Specialties include the Family Practice Service, Ocular Diagnostic and Medical Eye Service, Cornea and Contact Lens Service, Vision Rehabilitation (Center for Sight Enhancement), Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation, Multiple Sclerosis Eye Care Service, Sports Vision, Color Vision, and Pediatrics. The Essilor University Optical Service provides professional fittings for prescription eyewear and sunglasses and features an extensive selection of budget frames as well as a large collection of designer frames.
The University Eye Institute is located at 4901 Calhoun, intersection of Calhoun and Wheeler, in the J. Davis Armistead Building. Appointments are available Monday through Friday with complimentary patient parking off of Wheeler Street. We accept most health and vision insurance plans, as well as Medicare, Medicaid and major credit cards. Students with UH student health insurance are eligible for one comprehensive exam per year without any out-of-pocket expense.
For an appointment, please call 713-743-2020 between 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.
For an appointment, please call 713-743-2021, between 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
For general information, please call 713-743-EYES (3937)
The University Eye Institute services include:
General Eye and Vision Examination 713-743-2020 Pediatric Services Ages 5 and under 713-743-2005 Pediatric Services Ages 6 through 18 713-743-2020 Contact Lens Service 713-743-2015 Adult and Geriatric Service 713-743-2020 Essilor Optical Services 713-743-2030 Ocular Emergency and Medical Eye Service 713-743-2010 Color Vision Service 713-743-1961 Child Development Center 713-743-2005 24-Hour Emergency Care Available Dry Eye Center 713-743-2015 MS Eye Care Center 713-942-2187 Sports Vision Performance Center 713-743-0738 Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Service 713-743-2005