Eye Doctor Samuel Gold OD Houston TX

Samuel Gold OD

Houston TX

Texas State Optical

Shotwell TSO

711 Shotwell
Houston, TX 77020
(713) 636-5469

Vision Care

Cataracts, Contact Lens, Diabetic Care, Dry Eye, Eyeglasses, Geriatric Care, Glaucoma Care

Insurance Accepted

Advantica, Aetna, Amerigroup, Avesis, Beech Street, Block Medicaid and CHIPS, Blue Cross Blue Shield, CHIP, CompBenefits, Davis Vision, EyeMed, Medicaid, Medicare, Multiplan, Spectera-OptumHealth, Vision Service Plan-VSP

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Fashion Brands

Art-Craft, Aspex, Bill Blass, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Candies, Chesterfield, Coach, Cosmopolitan, Dakota Smith, Diane VonFurstenberg, Dior, Elizabeth Arden, Emporio Armani, Europa, Flex Factor, Flexon, Gucci, Jalapenos, Jubilee, Kenneth Cole New, Lacoste, Laura Ashley, Liz Claiborne, Luxottica, Marchon, Modern Optical, Modo, Mossimo, Nautica, Neostyle, Nikon, Oscar De La Renta, Pepsi, Perry Ellis, Phat Farm, Pierre Cardin, Polo, Ray Ban Glasses, Ray Ban Junior, Revue, Rodenstock, Safilo Elasta, Silhouette, Sophia Loren, Stetson, Thalia, Tommy Hilfiger, TuraFlex, Valentino, Van Heusen, Vogue

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Provider Statement

Dr. Marc Gold completed his Optometry training in 1985 from the University Of Houston College Of Optometry. In 1996 he became certified and in 2001 became glaucoma certified. Dr. Gold has extensive training in detecting and treating diseases of the eye. His offices have the technology to allow him to treat eye conditions that only specialists have been able to treat in the past.

Dr Gold was born and grew up in Houston and has been immersed in optometry his entire life. His father is one of the original owners of a Texas State Optical which is still open & has been thriving for 57 years.

Dr. Gold continues to donate his time, as well as glasses to kids in need of visual help. In the last 8 years he has seen & made glasses for over 1000 patients that are a part of the Eye Care for Kids program. He also has a close relationship with the local school nurses, to ensure that all kids have the opportunity to do well in school due to their corrective lenses.

Dr. Gold is happily married to his wife, Syndy, & has four kids. Kyle, in 11th grade, Kelsey, a freshmen in college, Michael a junior at UofH, & Josh, a senior at UofH

Patient Reviews

Overall Rating:

Wonderful friendly professional place of business. Everyone is very helpful and knowledgeable. Wonderful  selection of Eyewear this little gem in the middle of the neighborhood. .

by Lori K. - Baytown, TX...

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Conveniently located on 711 SHOTWELL in the North East Houston Area of Denver Harbor . We are across the street from Fiesta on Shotwell right off of I-10 and Lockwood. We are open 900 to 530 on Monday thru Friday and 900 to 100 on Saturdays

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Office hours

Mon: 09:00 am to 05:30 pm
Tue: 09:00 am to 05:30 pm
Wed: 09:00 am to 05:30 pm
Thu: 09:00 am to 05:30 pm
Fri: 09:00 am to 05:30 pm
Sat: 09:00 am to 01:30 pm
Sun: Closed
Office Phone: (713) 673-6355