Dr. Richard J. Ou, MD

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Dr. Richard J. Ou, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Houston Eye Associates 915 Gessner Rd Ste 250, Houston, TX 77024 Get Directions
(713) 467-6474

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Dr. Ou specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Houston, TX. He practices at 2 locations.

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      4.7 based on 25 responses
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      Specialties

      • Ophthalmology

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Astigmatism
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Blepharitis
      • Blind Hypotensive Eye
      • Cataract
      • Chalazion
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
      • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
      • Corneal Diseases
      • Corneal Erosion
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Diplopia
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Dry Eyes
      • Exotropia
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Farsightedness
      • Floaters
      • Glaucoma
      • Headache
      • Hyphema
      • Lazy Eye
      • Macular Edema
      • Migraine
      • Nearsightedness
      • Nystagmus
      • Ocular Hypertension
      • Pinguecula
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Presbyopia
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Sarcoidosis
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Trichiasis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Visual Field Defects
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Eye Procedure
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
      • Glaucoma Surgery
      • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
      • LASIK
      • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Baylor University

        Graduated in 1999

      • Residency Hospital
        UCLA Medical Center

        Completed in 2003

      • Undergraduate School
        Harvard

        Graduated in 1994

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • UCLA Dept. of Ophthalmology Resident and Fellow Research Award
        • B. Simpson Ophthalmology Award from Jules Eye Institute
        • Jules Stein Alumni Association Resident Research Grant
        • Devgan Outstanding Surgical Resident Award
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Specializes in Ophthalmology
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Ou's Office & Staff

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      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients