Spring eye care professionals specialize in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision—many of which do not always have obvious symptoms. Eye doctors know how age and risk factors affect vision over time for young and old, and they understand the benefits and features of corrective lenses, both as eyeglass lenses and contact lenses.
Meet Your Local Spring Eye Doctor:
Our Spring optometrist takes the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options and listen to your eye care needs. Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing and treating potential vision problems.
Dr. Elle (Alnaz) Fazlalizadeh graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a Bachelor's degree in Biology. She then earned her doctorate of Optometry from the University of Houston, College of Optometry.
During the course of her externships, Dr. Fazlalizadeh was trained in multi-disciplinary clinic settings, hospital settings, and surgery centers. While serving at Northeastern State University Surgical Clinic in Oklahoma, Dr. Fazlalizadeh preformed several laser procedures such as: selective laser trabeculoplasties, YAG-peripheral iridotomies, and YAG-capsulotomies. While serving at the Golden Eye Clinic in north east Texas, she was under intense optometric training with emphasis in primary care, pediatric care, glaucoma, ocular pathology, ocular trauma, cataract and refractive surgery co-management.
Dr. Fazlalizadeh's passion and devotion to the profession of optometry transcends beyond city limits. Her commitment to community service includes not only providing eye care within the local community, but to other countries on Mission trips as well.
Dr. Fazlalizadeh is an active member of the Harris County Optometric Association, Texas Optometric Association, and American Optometric Association. She is also an active InfantSEE® provider.
Outside of private practice, Dr. Fazlalizadeh also teaches as an adjunct clinical professor at the University of Houston College of Optometry.
Meet Your Local Spring Eye Care Team:
Our exceptional, eye care staff are our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients. Our eye care center receptionists will try to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointments that suit your needs. We will help you understand your insurance coverage and if financial arrangements are necessary, we will be glad to help you develop a plan to make your vision care treatment possible.
Yulissa has been a part of our practice since early 2019. Her infectious smile and friendly personality are what patients are drawn to the most! She enjoys the clinical care of patients and building relationship even more. She is a certified paraoptometric candidate and is excited to see where this journey takes her.
Outside of the office, Yulissa loves to spend time with family and her little fur baby Beans. Meow!
Katt joined our family in 2019. As a TSO patient herself, she’s always loved the expertise, options and confidence she’s experienced at Texas State Optical.
In clinic, she is passionate about pediatric care and recognizes that the best eye care habits are formed at the youngest age. She loves our pediatric patients and strives to ensure they always have the best experience in our practice.
Katt received her paraoptometric certification in May of 2021 and is now recognized by the American Optometric Association.
At home Katt is a wife and mother of two boys. She enjoys spending time with her family, is an avid animal caretaker and enjoys relaxing with a ball of yarn and crochet hooks.
Natalie joined our team in March of 2021. Natalie enjoys meeting returning patients who have left their mark on our practice and new patients who await compassionate care and sense of belonging. While pursing an education in nursing, Natalie appreciates every minute spent in clinic learning quality patient care and building of patient rapport.
Outside of the office, Natalie enjoys spending time with her family and participating in an ongoing game of tag with her group of friends.
has been part of the TSO Spring team since it first opened in 2011. As the lead optician and lab manager, he enjoys all aspects of the optical field from frame styling to edging lenses. He has been part of the optical industry since 2008.
Outside of work Thomas enjoys playing soccer and spending time with family.
Yvette has been part of the TSO Spring team since March 2013. With a warm and caring smile, Yvette is at our front desk directing patient care in our clinic. As our front office liaison, she is well versed in insurance, billing, scheduling and clinical care.
Outside of the clinic, Yvette enjoys spending time with her family and loves to shop for shoes!
Jimmie has been part of the TSO Spring family since 2018 and part of TSO network for several decades. As our very own lab technician, he is behind the scenes edging, drilling and mounting glasses with great precision and accuracy.
Although semi-retired, his passion for eyecare keeps him active in our practice and community!