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Dr. Richard Urso, MD

Ophthalmology

Dr. Richard Urso earned his undergraduate degree in political science from Villanova University in Pennsylvania and his medical degree from McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his ophthalmology residency at The U...

Dr. Richard Urso earned his undergraduate degree in political science from Villanova University in Pennsylvania and his medical degree from McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), where he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his ophthalmology residency at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and a fellowship in oculoplastics and reconstructive surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston.

Dr. Urso, who has been in practice since 1988, is board certified in ophthalmology. His primary clinical interests are oculoplastics, reconstructive surgery and refractive surgery. His patients rate him highly on the thoroughness of his exams, his ability to answer their questions, the amount of time he spends with patients, his friendliness and his caring attitude.

He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, North American Academy of Cosmetic and Restorative Surgery, Harris County Medical Society, Texas Medical Association and Texas Ophthalmic Association. He has authored numerous articles and abstracts on a variety of ophthalmology-related topics.

Dr. Urso is married and the father of six children. He and his wife are active in the West University Softball Associates and Little League.

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Locations and Appointments

Call to make an appointment (713) 668-6828

Meet the Provider

Specialties
  • Ophthalmology
Medical Education

University of Texas at Houston-Registrar 1988

Languages Spoken
  • English
Fellowship

University of Texas at Galveston 1993

Affiliated Centers
  • Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
Gender

Male

Internship & Residency

Parkland Memorial Hospital 1989, UT Southwestern Medical Center 1992

PCP Number

100000022859

Clinical Interests
  • Oculoplasty
  • Trauma Medicine
Cities Served

Alief, Bellaire, Houston, Huffman, Humble, Missouri City, New Caney, Porter, Richmond, Spring, Stafford, Sugar Land

Zip Codes Served

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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Providers
  • Aetna Most Benefit Plans
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Memorial Hermann
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna Most Benefit Plans
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare Most Benefit Plans

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