Meet The Team

About Horizon Eye Care & Optical

Horizon Eye Care & Optical is pleased to offer a wide range of optometric services and eye care products including eyeglasses, specialty eyewear, frames, and contact lenses. Our staff is happy to help you however we can. From your first telephone call with us to your appointment and your follow-up appointments, we aim to make your eye care experience as enjoyable and easy as possible.

Contact us any time to learn more or to schedule your next appointment.

Meet Our Sugar Land Optometrists

Alireza Somji, O.D.​​​​​​​

Alireza Somji, O.D.​​​​​​​

Therapeutic Optometrist, Optometric Glaucoma Specialist​​​​​​​

Dr. Somji is truly a global person. He was born in and grew up in Southern Africa, where he spent many years before moving to Houston for further education. He graduated from the University of Houston College of Optometry and has extensive experience in ocular disease management, sports vision, myopia management and binocular functional vision.

Dr. Somji's areas of interest are sports performance vision, specialty contact lens designs which include custom scleral lenses and ortho-k/corneal refractive therapy contact lenses (myopia management) and providing patients with functional binocular vision. Dr. Somji is a Therapeutic Optometrist and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist and is licensed by the Texas Optometry Board. He is an Adjunct Clinical Instructor with the University of Houston College of Optometry. He is a proud member of the American Optometric Association, the Texas Optometric Association and the International Sports Vision Association. Dr. Somji also serves as a Regional Leader for the Professional Eye Care Associates of America.

During his training at UH College of Optometry, Dr. Somji was awarded several awards for outstanding leadership ability and is a lifetime member of the prestigious Gold Key International Optometric Honor Society. He is also proud to be the only Optometrist on the Sugar Land Skeeters medical team! Dr. Somji has worked at the Texas Eye Research and Technology Center as a clinical contact lens investigator. He has guest lectured at the Student Optometric Practice Management Association and has served in an ambassadorial role to optometry school students in Texas on behalf of The Vision Council; a non-profit organization.

​​​​​​​Outside of the office, along with his wife Dr. Sana Somji who is also an optometrist, Dr. Somji enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, outdoor adventure activities and playing soccer! He is an avid soccer fan and supports Liverpool Football Club. He also enjoys watching all Houston teams.

Sana Somji, O.D.​​​​​​​

Sana Somji, O.D.​​​​​​​

Therapeutic Optometrist, Optometric Glaucoma Specialist

Dr. Sana Somji grew up in Dubai before she moved to Sugar Land in 2000. She graduated from Clements High School in Sugar Land in 2002 and attended the University of Houston for her undergraduate degree. She then attended the University of Houston College of Optometry, where she graduated from in 2011.

Dr. Sana (she prefers to go by this since Alireza Somji goes by Dr. Somji!) is a Therapeutic Optometrist and Optometric Glaucoma Specialist and is licensed by the Texas Optometry Board. Her areas of interest are myopia management with ortho-k and FDA approved soft treatment lenses, contact lenses and LASIK pre and post-operative care. Dr. Sana has extensive experience with LASIK co-management and enjoys it so much that she also works with a prominent LASIK surgeon in Houston part time.

Outside of the office, Dr. Sana enjoys spending time with her family and friends, trying new restaurants, and traveling.

Our Eye Care Team

Excellence and Teamwork are important to us and we’ve made them part of our values. Our eye care team is dedicated to making your experience at Horizon Eye Care & Optical like no other. Continuing education and team-building exercises keep us ahead of the curve to ensure our patients get the service and quality they deserve. We can help you with all your eye care needs, as well as answering questions about insurance!



Thu is our head optician. She is very knowledgeable about frame styling and eyeglass selection. She enjoys helping patients find the best fitting frames, as well as the best possible lenses based on their prescription and lifestyle. Thu makes sure that each patient receives a quality frame that suits them! In addition to opcitian, Thu also helps with patient intake, insurance and check-out. In her free time, she likes to explore the many different restaurants that Houston has to offer!



Patient Coordinator

Cristina can do everything in our practice! She is an office superstar but mainly does patient intake and check-out. She is also a skilled optician and helps our doctors with patient workups and testing when needed.



Optometric Tech Assistant​​​​​​​

Rosy is our optometric assistant and very skilled at taking diagnostic images in our practice. She also know everything about contact lenses and is responsible for getting your contact orders in so quickly! Rosy also helps with patient intake and scheduling.


Student Doctor

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