Eye Doctor Chris Brownlee OD Galveston TX
TSO Galveston

Chris Brownlee OD

Galveston TX

Texas State Optical

Galveston TSO

515 22nd Street
Galveston, TX 77550
(409) 777-2026

Vision Care

Astigmatism, Cataracts, Contact Lens, Diabetic Care, Dry Eye, Eyeglasses, Geriatric Care, Glaucoma Care, Lasik, Lazy Eye (Amblyopia), Macular Degeneration, Myopia (Nearsightedness)

Insurance Accepted

Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Boon Chapman, Cigna, Davis Vision, EyeMed, Eyetopia, Great West, Medicaid, Medicare, Spectera-OptumHealth, Superior Vision, Vision Care Plan-VCP or Compbenefits, Vision Service Plan-VSP

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Provider Statement

Dr. Chris Brownlee grew up on the north side of Houston. He did his undergraduate work at Texas A&M and his Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry.

His wife, Joie, is a registered nurse working on her nurse practitioner degree. She is from Crockett, Texas and Dr. Brownlee practiced there for a while. He was then associated with a couple of practices in College Station including a large lasik surgery center.

Dr. Brownlee is a Therapeutic Optometrist and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist.

Dr. Brownlee is a member of the Texas Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association and the Harris County Optometric Society. He aslo locally is involved with The Rotary Club of Galveston.

He loves family time with Joie and their son, Quinton. They are beach people and go to church at Moody Methodist Church on the island.


Texas A&M University University of Houston College of Optometry

Patient Reviews

Overall Rating:

Dr. Brownlee is the best. Every visit is like going to see a friend. Everyone is very kind and helpful. I don't not mind the hour drive and they have the best selection of eyewear.

by Leslie L. - Galvesto, TX...

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Texas State Optical Galveston, the office of Dr. Chris Brownlee, is conveniently located on 22nd St between Church and Postoffice in the Historic Downtown Area, the office is open 6 days a week

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Office hours

Mon: 09:00 am to 06:00 pm
Tue: 09:00 am to 06:00 pm
Wed: 09:00 am to 06:00 pm
Thu: 09:00 am to 06:00 pm
Fri: 09:00 am to 06:00 pm
Sat: 09:00 am to 02:30 pm
Sun: Closed
Office Phone: (409) 763-6300