Dr. Gary Mason, MD

Dr. Gary Mason, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Gary Mason, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1973 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7777 Southwest Fwy Ste 934

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
more than 87% of peers
Ocular Hypertension
more than 82% of peers
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Mason's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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14  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Columbia College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Bellevue Hospital Center Nyu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Il Ee Infirm
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mason has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mason's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mason to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mason's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

take mom went to see dr. Mason this week, and the door was lock?? got to call in the office so they could open the door for us after we waited 30mins outside. super friendly doctor. mom had cataract surgery with him before, she had good experienced with the visit. but his staff is way too much,...more
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I had cataract surgery on one eye in November and the other eye in January. Dr. Mason did an excellent job prior to the surgery - explaining the current vision in my eyes and the cataract surgery procedure. More importantly he did an outstanding job with the surgery. I had no side effects (I'm...more
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