Berkeley Eye Center is excited to add Dr. Dorothy Chou, O.D., F.A.A.O. to our team of experienced doctors. Dr. Chou is a board-certified therapeutic optometrist and glaucoma specialist. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, and proficient in medical Spanish, Dr. Chou provides routine and medical eye care to patients primarily at our Katy location.
Dr. Chou received her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from Rice University in Houston, before going on to earn her Doctorate of Optometry at the University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry. During her time at U.C. Berkeley, Dr. Chou was involved in many student organizations including Beta Sigma Kappa (an Optometric Honor Society), where she served as President, and Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH). Upon graduation, Dr. Chou completed a post-doctorate Family Practice residency at the University of Houston College of Optometry, gaining experience in a variety of specialties including primary eye care, pre- and post-op surgical care, cornea and contact lenses, ocular disease, dry eye, pediatrics, and low vision. During residency, she was named the 2018 recipient of the Douglas W. Hopkins Primary Care Residency Award.
Dr. Chou is now actively involved as a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and a member of the American Optometric Association. She enjoys giving back to her community by participating in service events like See to Succeed and Prevent Blindness Texas vision screenings. In her free time, Dr. Chou likes baking, watching movies, traveling, Pilates, and exploring all the great cuisines that the Houston area has to offer.
21502 Merchants Way, Katy, TX 77449