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.
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!
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.
Sarah has been part of the TSO Spring family since 2018 and in the eyecare industry since 2014. As a certified paraoptometric candidate, her primary interests in clinic include urgent care and assisting with first time contact lens wearers. Sarah is passionate about patient experience as she strives to deliver personalized encounters with each patient.
Outside of our practice, Sarah enjoys spending time with her two beautiful daughters. Additionally she loves doing her hair, nails, and watching movies!
Emily has been a part of the TSO Spring team since May 2016. As a paraoptometric, her clinical interests lie in assisting with specialty and medically necessary contact lens evaluations.
In her free time, Emily enjoys spending time with her dogs Bender & Pheebe and being outdoors.
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!
Born and raised in Houston, Ginger is a natural fit for TSO. Having several years of experience in the eye care field, Ginger has a wealth of knowledge in current lens designs, materials , and frame styles available on the market. As a senior optician, her passion is making sure our patients see their best while looking their very best.
Outside work, Ginger’s hobbies include shopping, photography and social networking. She is also an avid dog lover, a voracious reader and loving wife.
Maria has been part of the TSO Spring team since January 2018. As a certified paraoptometric and certified medical assistant, Maria brings a wealth of clinic knowledge and experience. She is passionate about the rapport and relationships she builds with her patients. In the optical , Maria loves frame styling patients to help them look their best.!
Outside our practice, Maria enjoys spending quality time with her family.