Dr. Lewis J. Frazee is board certified in ophthalmology and has been practicing general ophthalmology in the Dallas area for more than three decades. He is currently practicing at the North Texas Eye Center. Dr. Frazee has served patients in his Plano office since 1981 and opened a second office in Lewisville in 2003. Dr. Frazee enjoys all aspects of ophthalmology and has a special interest in retina, external diseases, dry eye syndrome, and glaucoma. He also performs routine eye exams and vision correction with contact lenses. His office is equipped with the latest, state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment so patients receive the ultimate in care for all of their vision needs.
“Patient interaction is my favorite part of practicing medicine,” Dr. Frazee says. “I enjoy getting to know my patients and helping them with everything involved in caring for their eyes, from vision-correction options to the nutritional aspects of eye health. Many eye conditions are directly affected by nutrition. I want patients to understand everything they can do to enjoy optimal eye health throughout their life.” Many of Dr. Frazee’s staff members have been with the practice for several years. “Patients appreciate the constancy and professionalism which we provide,” Dr. Frazee says.
Dr. Frazee graduated from the University of Louisville Speed Scientific School with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. He then attended the University of Louisville School of Medicine, receiving both a master of science degree in physiology and biophysics and his medical degree. He then attended Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, where he completed an internship in general internal medicine and took his residency in ophthalmology.
Dr. Frazee and his wife, Paulette, an attorney, have two daughters, Sarah and Laura.