UTMB Home UTMB Health Services Eye Care Eye Care Eye Care Services Pediatric Services Providers Patient Information Optical Retail Center Back to Eye & Ear Care Eye Care at UTMB Health UTMB Health Eye Center, is one of the nation's leading institutions for the research and treatment of eye diseases. Our research faculty and staff strive for the discovery of new and innovative approaches to the understanding and treatment of eye-related conditions and diseases.Entrust your eyesight to highly-qualified, patient-focused physicians trained in a full range of the most advanced treatments at the UTMB Health Eye Center.With convenient locations in Friendswood, League City, Texas City, and Galveston, the UTMB Health Eye Center is committed to quality service, compassionate care and medical excellence.We want you to feel confident in your choice of UTMB as your healthcare provider. The UTMB Health Eye Center, is employing the latest medical technology and amenities to ensure that your experience with us is a pleasant one. Our medical staff is comprised of highly respected board-certified teaching physicians who are considered leaders in their respective specialties. Campus Bird Maps ALL Eye Care Eye Center VideosClick the navigation icon to view all videos Find a Physician Find a Service Find a Location Make an Appointment Access MyChart Eye Care Locations Locations Eye Center, Friendswood 400 W. Parkwood Ave., Suite 120 Friendswood, TX 77546 M–F: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (281) 996-7564 (281) 996-9944 Website Eye Center, Galveston 700 University Boulevard M–F: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (409) 747-5800–Appointments (409) 747-5823–Optical Shop (409) 747-5825 Website Eye Center, League City 2660 Gulf Freeway South Suite 8 M–F: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (832) 505-2400 (281) 337-0843 Website Eye Center, Texas City 10121 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway M–F: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. (409) 978-4377–Appointments (409) 978-4315–Optical Shop Website Department of... Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences UTMB Health Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences (OVS) in Galveston, Texas, is one of the nation's leading institutions for the research and treatment of eye diseases and the oldest in the Southwest. Eye care has been a core specialty at UTMB Health since 1897 and a separate department since 1922. The department strives to create an exceptional academic environment, provide patients with compassionate care and conduct innovative research aimed at preserving the gift of sight. Click to learn more.