Dr. Dana Ziskrout, OD

Dr. Dana Ziskrout, OD

Optometry  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Dana Ziskrout, OD is an optometry provider who practices in Cypress, TX. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Read his story

12320 Barker Cypress Rd Ste 400

Cypress, TX 77429

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Ziskrout's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ziskrout "In 1997, Dr. Ziskrout earned his Doctorate in Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry (PUCO). At Pacific, he receive many academic and clinical honors. During a clinical rotation at the San Diego Naval Hospital (emphasis on detection, treatment, and managing ocular pathology), the Naval Commander recognized Dr. Ziskrout's valuable contributions with a letter of commendation. In the area of pediatrics and binocular vision, his doctoral thesis research pioneered new areas into Attention Deficit Disorder and its potential relationship with eye movements and understanding their complex relationships. In late 1996, Dr. Ziskrout was invited and presented his research at the American Academy of Optometry, Orlando, Florida. Post-graduate, Dr. Ziskrout accepted an adjunct clinical faculty position from the University of Houston College of Optometry (UHCO). Prior to that, he was the Chief Resident during his Family Practice Residency at UHCO. Dr. Ziskrout has been the focus of a multi–part series on Channel 8, Houston's Public Television Medical Monday program. For several years, he has served as a distinguished member on the National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO) as a Senior Supervising Clinical Examiner. In support of optometry, he has given testimony at the State Capitol in Austin, Texas to The House of Representatives regarding optometric laws and continues to be active in other optometry related legislative matters. Dr. Ziskrout's professional areas of interest and strength include: Bifocal contact lenses(soft & gas permeable), LASIK Co-management, complex spectacle refraction's, fitting keratoconus patients with custom designed rigid contact lenses, and the treatment of eye disease. He has been an active member of the Texas Optometric Association, Oregon Optometric Association and the Harris County Optometric Society. He and his wife, Dr. Katie Pham, have successfully co-managed LASIK and cataract surgeries to thousands of highly satisfied Houstonians and fellow Americans nationwide. He served and was honorably discharged after serving six years with the United Stated Air National Guard and is an alumni of the Harris County Sheriffs Office CPA program. His hobbies include playing guitar, wood working, and martial arts. Dr. Ziskrout currently holds the rank of 4th Dan Black Belt in ITF TaeKwon-Do. He competes at both the National and International levels and has earned a position 3 times as a team member on the coveted TEAM USA TaeKwon-Do, representing America at the ITF TaeKwon-Do World Championships. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ziskrout "To make certain that each patient is listened to carefully as to what their visual and ocular needs are. For the doctors and staff members to attend to those needs professionally, respectfully, and timely. And to continually ensure the highest standards of patient care, service, treatment, and quality of product, year after year"


  • Optometry
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Cornea & Contact Management
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Ziskrout does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Chemical Burn - Eyes
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Refractive Error


  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Irregular Cornea Treatment With Scleral Contact Lenses
  • Multifocal Contact Lens Treatment
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Vision Screening

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.


  • California State University At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Pacific University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Pacific University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • San Diego Naval Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Houston / College Of Optometry
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ziskrout has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ziskrout has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Swedish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ziskrout accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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