Michael R. James, O.D.

Areas of Specialty

  • LASIK screenings
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Diabetes and Ocular Emergencies

Michael R. James, O.D. attended the University of Houston College of Optometry where he received his Bachelor of Science degree, Doctorate of Optometry, and completed his Therapeutics and Glaucoma studies.

Dr. James is licensed to practice Therapeutic Optometry and is certified as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and Texas Optometric Association.

Dr. James worked at Dallas Eye Care as a full-time Doctor of Optometry for 10 years before it became a part of Kleiman Evangelista Eye Centers in 2017. He provides low vision exams, LASIK screenings, cataract surgery pre- and postoperative care, and treatment of glaucoma, diabetes and ocular emergencies at our Dallas and Gun Barrel City offices.

Dr. James is a proud member of the First Presbyterian Church in Dallas, Dallas Historic Preservation, and the Dallas Museum of Art.


Very courteous and professional. Treated me in a way that is top of the line. Made sure I understood everything they were doing. A really great experience.

- Michael S.


The physician was extremely knowledgeable and approachable. Actually, the entire staff was first class.

- Victoria C.


This place is amazing… everyone was great..the procedure itself was not as scary as I thought and now I’m not needing glasses anymore..not even readers

- Cinn R.

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