Dr. Zaibaq & Associates
Meet Our Houston Eye Doctors Serving Meyerland & Sugar Land, TX
At Dr. Zaibaq and Associates; we specialize in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision. We understand how various factors affect vision over time from a young age and adulthood, and we understand the benefits and features of corrective lenses including eyeglasses and contacts.
Our optometrists take time to explain results from your different eye exam/procedures and describe your avaliable options and adhere to your eye care needs. Maintaining good eye health is an ongoing effort and we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be important in monitoring, diagnosing and treating potential vision issues that you may have.
George Zaibaq, O.D.
Optometric Glaucoma Specialist
Dr. George Zaibaq received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston in 1983 and a Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1986. He completed his clinical training at the University of Houston Eye Institute and the Hebrew University Hospital Ophthalmology Department in Jerusalem.
He completed a therapeutic optometry course in 1992 and an advanced therapeutic Optometry and lasers in 1993. In October 2000, Dr. Zaibaq completed an ” Optometric Glaucoma Specialist ” program at the University of Texas Medical School in Houston, Texas. He is currently licensed as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist by the Texas Optometry Board. He has privileges at the Laser Eye Institute of Houston where he co-manages LASIK Laser Vision Correction procedures. Dr. Zaibaq has been in practice since 1986 and been serving the Fondren Southwest area and the Bellaire – Meyerland area since 1989. He is a member of the Houston Southwest Chamber of Commerce, The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce, The Texas Optometric Association, and the American Optometric Association. He served and continues to serve on many civic boards as well as many charitable organizations that promote public health especially in developing countries. Dr. Zaibaq’s practice concentrates on Laser Vision Correction, Comprehensive Eye Care, Treatment and Management of Eye Disease, Glaucoma and specialty contact lens services.
Veronica Wong, O.D.
Optometric Glaucoma Specialist
Dr. Veronica Wong was born and raised in Kingwood, a suburb of Northeast Houston. She received her Bachelor’s degree Summa Cum Laude from the University of Houston and continued with her optometric education through the University of the Incarnate Word Rosenberg School of Optometry in San Antonio. During school, she went on rotation at Virginia Eye Consultants and the Salem Veterans Administration Hospital in Virginia. After graduating Magna Cum Laude, she pursued further training by completing a residency at the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis in Primary Eye Care. Residency for an optometrist is an optional year of intense clinical training that only about a third of optometrists become matched and complete. During her time there, she worked at the Charles Retina Institute, Eye Specialty Group, and the community-based outpatient clinic for the Veterans Administration in Jackson, TN. Additionally, she was a clinical preceptor for third-year optometry students in the Adult Primary Care clinic.
Dr. Wong is licensed in Texas as an optometric glaucoma specialist. She is a current member of the American Optometric Association, the Texas Optometric Association, and the Harris County Optometric Association. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, an organization dedicated to research and education. Fellowship is obtained in about 10% of optometrists and includes submission of case reports, success peer review and oral examination by a panel of leading doctors of optometry to certify that they are truly advancing the profession of optometry.