UTMB Health Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (OVS) is one of the nation's leading institutions for the research and treatment of eye diseases.

Our patients entrust their eyesight to highly qualified, patient-focused physicians using the most advanced diagnostics and treatments at UTMB Health Eye Centers in Galveston, Friendswood, League City, and Texas City.

Our research faculty and staff strive for the discovery of new and innovative approaches to understand and treat eye-related conditions and diseases. They work in the perfect research environment to take new developments from lab to clinic to care.

Providing a challenging yet nurturing environment, our clinical faculty trains the next generation of ophthalmologists to be leaders in their field.



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Your gift will assure that faculty and researchers at UTMB Health Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences continue to:

  • Give each and every patient quality service, compassionate care and medical excellence.
  • Strive for the discovery of new and innovative approaches to the understanding and treatment of eye-related conditions and diseases.
  • Apply leading-edge advancements in the treatment of our patients.
  • Attract and train outstanding ophthalmologists who treat their patients with the highest standards of compassion, professional integrity and expertise.

Please designate gift to:

  • Support for new treatments
  • Training future eye specialists
  • Purchase state-of-the-art equipment
For more information regarding giving, please contact Hope McNatt at hrmcnatt@utmb.edu.