Dr. Laurence Wong
Dr. Laurence Wong was born in Hong Kong, China, and moved to Houston in the early 90s. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology 1996 from the University of Houston.
Dr. Wong further completed his doctor of optometry program at the University of Houston College of Optometry (UHCO) with Magna Cum Laude in 2002. While in optometry school, he participated in myopia research programs where he was selected as a National Institute of Health (NIH) summer research fellow and a student presenter at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) meeting.
Dr. Wong completed his clinical externship training with Dr. Charles A Garcia at the St. Joseph’s Hospital in Houston. Upon graduation, Dr. Wong began his career in the Katy area and after several years of serving the community, he decided to make it his home.
He enjoys all aspects of vision care including from simple astigmatic and multifocal contact lens fitting to complicated Scleral lenses fitting for post-refractive (LASIK and Radial Keratotomy) and keratoconus patients. His clinical interest is myopic progression control with Orthokeratology or corneal reshaping therapy. Dr. Wong keeps up with current myopia control clinical updates by attending the Orthokeratology meeting annually by the American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopic Control (AAMOC).
Currently, Dr. Wong also serves as an adjunct faculty at the University Of Houston College Of Optometry. He has trained over hundreds of optometrists who are now practicing in the greater Houston area including Katy.
Dr. Wong is also a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA), Texas Optometric Association (TOA) and American Academy of Orthokeratology and Myopic Control (AAMOC) .
In his spare time, Dr. Wong enjoys watching soccer games. His favorite soccer teams include Houston Dynamos, Chelsea, Manchester United, and FC Barcelona.
Dr. Tracey Wong
Dr. Tracey Wong grew up in North Houston area as a young child and attended Klein Forest High School. She went on to study at the University of Houston where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Houston.
Dr. Tracey Wong received her doctorate degree in Optometry from the University of Houston College of Optometry (UHCO) in 2005. During her studies she received a number of awards and clinical excellence recognition. This includes “Excellence in Contact Lens Service” presented by Ocular Science (now Cooper Vision) and letters of excellence from many different faculties at UHCO. Prior to graduation, she completed her externship training with retinal specialist, Dr. Charles A Garcia at St Joseph´s Hospital, Good Neighbor´s Community Clinic, and Richmond State School for patients with traumatic brain injuries. Dr. Tracey Wong´s clinical interests are cornea diseases, contact lens technology, and retinal pathologies. She is also a supporter of future optometric education and recently made contribution to the University of Houston Vision Institute Fund.
Upon graduation, Dr. Tracey Wong began working in the Katy area and has decided to make it her permanent home.
Dr. Tracey Wong´s hobbies include interior designing, painting, and traveling. She is married to Dr. Laurence Wong. They currently reside in Katy, Texas.