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 and vision care.

Dr. Somji's areas of interest are sports performance vision, specialty contact lens designs which include scleral lenses and ortho-k/corneal refractive therapy contact lenses (myopia management) and providing patients with functional binocular vision. He is a Therapeutic Optometrist and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist and is licensed by the Texas Optometry Board. 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.

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 the Houston Rockets.

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 in eye care are myopia management, contact lenses and LASIK pre and post-operative care. Dr. Sana has extensive experience with LASIK co-management and continues to work alongside LASIK surgeons in Houston.

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 optician. She is very knowledgeable about frame styling and eyeglass selection. She enjoys helping patients find the best fitting frame, 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 her free time, she likes to explore the many different restaurants that Houston has to offer!



Optometric Tech Assistant and Patient Intake​​​​​​​



Optometric Tech Assistant​​​​​​​


Student Doctor

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