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Dean Priest Porter, MD

Dean Priest Porter, MD

Glaucoma Specialist

Ophthalmologist Sugar Land 

Emphasizing personalized care and surgical expertise, Dean Priest Porter, MD is one of Houston’s leading ophthalmic surgeons. Dr. Porter specializes in surgery of the anterior segment including small incision “no needle, no patch” cataract surgery, refractive lens, and glaucoma surgery. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and has been in private practice at Texas Eye Institute since 1994.

Dr. Porter attended Duke University (B.A. Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa), the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (M.D. with Honors), and the University of Texas Medical Branch (Chief Resident in Ophthalmology, Clinical Instructor). He completed fellowship training emphasizing cataract, anterior segment and glaucoma surgery in 1994.

Dr. Porter participates in ongoing Continuing Medical Education and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the American Medical Association, the Texas Medial Association, the Harris County Medical Society, and the Houston Ophthalmological Society. He has served as a Chairman of the Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital Ophthalmology Section. Dr. Porter is certified to use the ReSTOR multi-focal intraocular lens for cataract and refractive lens surgery.

Dr. Porter is available for your comprehensive eye care at both our Southwest and Sugar Land offices.

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Texas Eye Institute is proud to provide five convenient locations for your eye care needs. Visit one of our convenient locations in Angleton, Sugarland, Southwest Houston, Katy, or Southeast Houston to see why the Texas Eye Institute is the best choice to care for your vision. Need LASIK in Houston? What about a comprehensive eye exam in Sugarland? See our locations page to find our practice nearest you!

Southwest Houston Office Texas Eye Institute

Southwest Houston

7710 Beechnut
Suite 100
Houston, TX 77074
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Southeast Houston Office Texas Eye Institute

Southeast Houston

Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital Medical Plaza 1
11914 Astoria Blvd
Suite 680
Houston, TX 77089
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Angleton Office Texas Eye Institute


146 East Hospital Dr
Suite 210
Angleton, TX 77515
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Katy Office Texas Eye Institute


Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital Medical Plaza 2
23960 Katy Freeway
Plaza 2, Ste 210
Katy, TX 77494
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Sugar Land Office Texas Eye Institute

Sugar Land

4977 Sweetwater Blvd
Sugar Land, TX 77479
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