Katy 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 have obvious symptoms. Katy 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 including eyeglasses and contacts.
Meet Your Katy Eye Doctor:
Our Katy optometrist take the time to explain the results of your Katy 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. Jessica Vien was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She graduated cum laude from the University of Houston majoring in Human Nutrition and minored in Biology. She then received her doctorate from the University Of Houston College Of Optometry in 2019. She completed clinical rotations at various Indian Health Service clinics in Tahlequah, OK and at a rural private practice in Greenville, TX, solidifying her passion for management of ocular disease. Dr. Vien provides full-scope comprehensive eye care and is a licensed therapeutic optometrist and glaucoma specialist.
Dr. Vien has been interested in the optometry field from a young age, deciding to be an optometrist at the young age of 11. She is committed to providing excellent eye care for every patient. She particularly enjoys management of ocular disease such as glaucoma and macular degeneration and also participates with other physicians in co-managing refractive surgery and cataract surgery. She believes that preventative care is crucial in maintaining healthy eyes. Dr. Vien is a member of the American Optometric Association and Texas Optometric Association.
After a brief time away from the big city, Dr. Vien has returned back to Houston to settle down roots and begin providing for her community. Dr. Vien is engaged to her high school sweetheart, who is a family physician in Sugarland. Her personal interests include traveling to new countries, cooking new foods, and playing tennis. Dr. Vien can conduct a basic exam in Spanish and is fluent in both English and Vietnamese.
Dr. Lori Shulman, a native Houstonian, graduated from the University of Texas and went on to the University of Houston College of Optometry where she graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree in 1982.
Dr. Shulman practices full-scope primary optometric eye care and specializes in pediatric optometry and contact lenses. She also has special interest in dry eye and ocular surface disease. Dr. Shulman is board certified in therapeutic optometry and the treatment of glaucoma. She participates with other physicians in the co-management of refractive (LASIK) and cataract surgery. She has been affiliated with the TSO network since 1986 and licensed to practice optometry in the state of Texas since 1982. She is fluent in Spanish.
When Dr. Shulman is not working with her eye care team, she enjoys spending time with her two sons. Her oldest is a vice president in charge of lending at Third Coast Bank and her youngest son is in his first year of law school at University of San Diego. Her husband is also an Optometrist who teaches and practices at the University of Houston College of Optometry. Dr. Shulman enjoys both working and living in Katy, Texas.
Dr. Mona Moshtaghi is from San Diego, California and formerly attended the University Of Houston College Of Optometry. Dr. Moshtaghi has been in the Optometry field for over 8 years; COA Certified, worked in a private practice and did Glaucoma research at Shiley Eye Center in San Diego while completing her undergraduate degree at University of California, San Diego. Dr. Moshtaghi always wanted to be part of the growing field of preventative healthcare. She wants her patients to leave her office with the most positive experience. “Having the best vision possible is a wonderful feeling.” says Dr. Moshtaghi.
Dr. Moshtaghi is specializing in dry eye, ocular surface disease, and contact lenses. She has a special interest in ocular disease including diabetic care and glaucoma. She is also a part of the American Optometric Association and Texas Optometric Association.
Outside of the office, Dr. Moshtaghi thoroughly enjoys experimenting in the kitchen, playing the dulcimer (classical Persian instrument), solving Sudoku puzzles and spending quality time with her family. Dr. Moshtaghi also speaks English and Farsi fluently, while is conversational in Spanish. Come to 1463 Texas State Optical, where Dr. Moshtaghi looks forward to helping you!
Meet Your Katy Eye Care Staff:
Our exceptional, Katy eye care staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do, and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.
Our TSO Katy 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.
Kim has been with Texas State Optical for over 8 years now. She is very knowledgeable in the field with over 18 years’ experience. She knows all the ins and outs of the 1463 office. Kim is very happy to help new and former patients with their eye care needs. Her career plans are to continue growing here at TSO. "It's a blessing to see some of the same patients year after year and get to know them on a personal level", says Kim. Her favorite part of her job is helping the patients as well as being around her hard working staff. Kim is determined to make all of their patients feel welcomed. Her proudest accomplishment consists of all of her hard work and how it has paid off! Outside of the office, Kim likes to spend time with her niece, nephews and family, enjoying the little things in life. Her favorite childhood memory is going to her grandmothers in Beaumont for Easter, having huge egg hunts in her backyard. A Brazilian lyricist and novelist, Paulo Coelho, has given a quote below that stays close to Kim's heart:
"Life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don't. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it."
Ricardo is currently working towards becoming an Optometrist. He is fluent in both English and Spanish. He enjoys the great environment he works in daily and especially enjoys knowing that he is helping people in his day to day work. Ricardo loves to contribute his positive attitude and great customer service skills. His proudest accomplishment was receiving his bachelors from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. In his spare time he likes to play basketball, fish and spend time with his family. One of Ricardo’s favorite childhood memories is when he went fishing with his dad and grandfather in Venezuela. His favorite quote is written below:
“Loop, swoop and pull.”
Delia's goal is to graduate college in the near future to pursue her dreams! She is a quick learner, team player and has adapted to the Optical field very comfortably and easily. Delia's proudest accomplishment is being able to assist customers during the very busy seasons when working retail; it was a challenge that she very much enjoyed. Outside of the office, Delia enjoys deep cleaning and cooking! A favorite childhood memory of Delia's is performing her Piano Recital at the age of 11! Delia is passionate about the field of Optometry and strives to give each of the patients an excellent eye care experience when visiting 1463 TSO. Although unable to speak Spanish, Delia is able to understand and help patients in need. Delia loves her job and the environment and looks forward to assisting you!
Samantha has completed three years at the University of Houston and is working at becoming a certified Optician. Her career plans are to learn and grow within the Fulshear TSO team! Samantha is very positive with a willingness to help in anyway she can. She thoroughly enjoys the optical field and her co-workers. Most importantly, she loves knowing she has a role within her team and helping patients along their eye health journey. Outside of work, you will find Samantha outside exploring our great state of Texas or just hanging around at the dog park with her fur babies. Her favorite childhood memory is playing outside, before the age of cell phones! She loved being around her family, "it's the simple things in life, I most enjoy" she says. Professional baseball player, spanning from 1914 through 1935, Mr. Babe Ruth spoke Samantha's favorite quote below:
"Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game."
Shawn contributes a positive attitude, big smile and willingness to help the patients and his coworkers alike. He is ready to assist you with any of your Optical needs and is very dependable. Shawn’s goal is to grow with 1463 Texas State Optical and work his way up to Management. “What makes my job worth going to is the Optometrists, my coworkers and most importantly the patients.” says Shawn. Outside of work, he loves to exercise and work with the youth. A favorite childhood memory of Shawn’s is cooking with his grandmother and harvesting the vegetables they would grow on their farm. A favorite quote from Shawn’s mother is written below:
“When worry ends, Faith Begins.”
Iris is currently attending school to get her degree in the medical field. She has great multitasking skills and thoroughly enjoys helping the patients and her co-workers. "It is my goal to have patients leave feeling good about themselves; this makes my job worth going to." says Iris. Iris can assist patients in both English and Spanish and is working on her French! Outside of the office, Iris likes to go to the gym and binge watch Grey's Anatomy (for the 11th time). Her favorite childhood memory is playing hide and go seek with her brother. Iris' favorite quote and lyric comes from 'Humble and Kind' by guitarist and country singer, Tim McGraw:
"Always stay humble and kind."