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Dr. James Lai, MD

Dr. James Lai, MD

Age 55 Ophthalmology M
(97) 97 reviews

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Dr. James Lai, MD is a ophthalmology specialist in Houston, TX. Dr. Lai completed a residency at U Tex SW/Parkland Med Ctr. He currently practices at Houston Eye Associates and is affiliated with Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Lai is board certified in Ophthalmology.


  • Childrens National Medical Center, Fellowship Hospital — 1997
  • U Tex SW/Parkland Med Ctr, Residency Hospital — 1996
  • Barnes - Jewish Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1993
  • Wash U, School of Medicine, Medical School — 1992

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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I love Dr. Lai. I recommend him to all my friends. He works amazing with children. He has been seeing my kids for four years now.
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Dr. Lai frequently treats Exotropia, Astigmatism, and Farsightedness.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center