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Why Choose Berkeley Eye Center for Your Vision Care?

3ribbonsThere’s a reason more than 60,000 patients have chosen Berkeley Eye Center for their LASIK procedure, not to mention the numerous patients who have chosen us for their general eye care or to restore their vision through cataract surgery each year. At Berkeley Eye Center, we truly care about our patients and aim to offer each and every patient quality eye care in a caring environment. With years of experience, quality doctors, leading-edge technology and the convenience of a local, private practice with multiple locations, the reasons patients choose Berkeley Eye Center for their vision care are clear.

More Than 55 Years Experience

The tradition of eye care excellence at Berkeley Eye Center spans more than 55 years. Recognized as a pioneer in refractive surgery, Ralph G. Berkeley, M.D., began practicing in Houston in 1961 and began performing refractive surgery in 1979. The practice he began more than 55 years ago has continued to expand with the addition of doctors, locations, services and technology.

Award Winning Doctors

Today, Berkeley Eye Center includes 13 ophthalmologists and 24 optometrists, including two Retina Specialists and doctors who specialize in cornea, dry eyes, specialty contact lens fittings and more. Our doctors and practices have received numerous awards and recognitions. Here are a few of the recent ones.

Best Doctors in America

Michael B. Caplan, M.D. – Elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 2011 to 2014.
Ralph G. Berkeley, M.D. – Elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 2007 to 2014.

Katy Times – Best of Katy

Berkeley Eye Center – Katy voted to list of Best Optometrists – 2013

Living Magazine

Regina Sun, M.D., voted Best LASIK Surgeon in Living Magazine Pearland — 2016
Berkeley Eye Center – Kingwood, voted Best LASIK Surgeon in Living Magazine Kingwood — 2016
Berkeley Eye Center – The Woodlands, voted Best LASIK Surgeon in Living Magazine The Woodlands — 2016
Erin A. Doe, M.D., voted Best Ophthalmologist in Living Magazine Katy-– August 2013
Regina Sun, M.D., voted Best Ophthalmologist in Living Magazine Pearland-–– August 2013

Houston Chronicle Top Workplaces

For the fifth consecutive year, Berkeley Eye Center was honored to be included in the list of Top Workplaces, when selected as 1 of only 150 companies to be recognized by the Houston Chronicle as “Top Workplaces 2015” in Houston. We are one of only 45 companies to make the cut for top midsize companies and are proud to be the only eye care provider to make the top 150.

2015 1 of only 150 companies recognized by the Houston Chronicle as a “Top Workplace 2015” in Houston
2014 1 of only 150 companies recognized by the Houston Chronicle as a “Top Workplace 2014” in Houston
2013 1 of only 150 companies recognized by the Houston Chronicle as a “Top Workplace 2013” in Houston
2012 1 of only 100 companies recognized by the Houston Chronicle as a “Top Workplace 2012” in Houston.
2011 Berkeley Eye Center met the National Standards of “Top Workplaces 2011” as published by The Houston Chronicle, Sunday, Nov.6, 2011.

The Latest Technology

With a tradition of excellence that spans more than 50 years, Berkeley Eye Center has been a leader in technology in the ophthalmic and optometric fields. With the addition of our iFS Advanced Femtosecond Lasers for LASIK and our recent addition of a laser for femtosecond cataract surgery, Berkeley Eye Center continually strives to offer our patients the advantages of the most advanced technology available.

Research – The Future of Ophthalmology

Our pioneering efforts with LASIK began as participating members of the original clinical trials on Laser Vision Correction. Throughout the years, Berkeley Eye Center has continued to participate in multiple clinical trials to study new procedures and technology related to ophthalmology. Here are just a few of the studies Berkeley Eye Center has been involved in.

  • Nevanac/Bromday-Effectiveness of controlling the inflammatory process in the eye
  • Viscoelastic-Effectiveness of reducing complications associated with surgery
  • AcrySof IQ, ReSTOR, Alcon Toric, Crystalens, Implantable Collamer Lens-Effectiveness in vision correction through use of new technology implantable lenses
  • Glaucoma-Effectiveness of medical and pharmacological treatment options
  • LASIK-Effectiveness of surgical treatment approaches with laser vision correction

Full-Service Family Eye Care

At Berkeley Eye Center, we offer a wide array of eye-care services within one practice.

  • LASIK Laser Vision Correction
  • Advanced Cataract Surgery with the New Femtosecond Laser
  • The Latest Lens Implant Technology
  • Comprehensive Eye Exams
  • Medical Eye Care- including Glaucoma & Diabetic Eye Care
  • Retina Care
  • Full-Service Optical: Eyeglasses, Sunglasses and Contact Lenses

20 Convenient Locations Across Houston & Corpus Christi

With 20 full-service eye care clinics including Laser Centers in Houston, Katy, The Woodlands, Katy Freeway (Memorial area) and Corpus Christi, Berkeley Eye Center offers quality eye care right in your own backyard.