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Doctors & Staff

Our Team


Dr. Hiral Mehta is a therapeutic optometrist and an optometric glaucoma specialist. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin in Biology and then a doctorate from the University of Houston College of Optometry with training in pediatrics, low vision, primary care and specialty contact lenses.

She completed her optometric training at the Northeastern State University College of Optometry where she received extensive training in diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases such as glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and other anterior and posterior segment diseases. She is also trained on LASIK co-management and cataract pre and post-op care. Dr. Mehta also served an indigent population at La Nueva Casa de Amigos clinic in Houston as part of her optometric training where she learned to speak Spanish and received further training on treatment and management of ocular diseases and contact lenses.

She is very thorough in her examinations and provides proper treatment plans tailored for each individual. Away from the office, Dr.Mehta enjoys spending time with her family (especially with her nieces and nephews!).


Dr. Kris Patel was born and grew up in a small town in East Texas. He is licensed by the Texas Optometry Board to practice as a therapeutic optometrist and an optometric glaucoma specialist. He earned his doctorate degree from the University Of Houston College Of Optometry with honors in 2009. Dr. Patel completed an internship at Bridge Builders Eye Clinic in Dallas, Texas, where he was trained on how to diagnose and treat various diseases of the eye. He also completed an internship at Alamo Eye Care in San Antonio, Texas where he received extensive training in fitting of contact lenses and laser vision correction. Dr. Patel has worked with an ophthalmologist in Lubbock, Texas where he furthered his knowledge in pediatrics, eye disease and surgery, laser vision correction, as well as sports vision.

Dr. Patel was a committee member of the Texas Optometric Association, previously president of the Student Texas Optometric Association, and a Gold Key Honors Graduate.

Dr. Patel begins each examination with a thorough assessment of the patients’ needs and concerns. He is able to tailor the eye examination for each patient and provide personalized treatment options, eyewear, and/or contact lenses that will provide the best vision and comfort.

In his spare time, Dr. Patel enjoys participating and watching football and basketball games, and spending time with his family. He also competes in half marathons yearly in support of various diseases.

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Sandra (Office Manager)

Sandra has been with our team since we opened our doors in the Imperial Oaks area. She has been in the optical industry for seven years and in management of golf courses for twenty one years. Sandra is our expert insurance handler and has a knack for finding your benefits. In most cases, you will hear Sandra’s voice when you call to make your appointment.

On her spare time, Sandra enjoys spending time at her new bay house down near the coast. She has been living in the Imperial Oaks area for over 10 years..


Entering into his 25th year as an optician, Daniel has helped thousands of patients finding the perfect eyewear for their visual needs and looks. His passion for optics shows in his knowledge in the latest lens technology and his meticulous inspections on your lenses and eye wear.

Daniel has knowledge in progressive lenses (no-line bifocal) technology and specialized sunglasses such as Maui Jim and Oakley. He will explain every detail about your new lenses and also coach you on how to wear the new progressive lenses.

On his spare time, he loves to spend time with his kids, play basketball and when he has an opportunity, loves to play a round of golf.        


Amber has over four years of experience in the optical industry. She helps patients find a great pair of glasses and assists the doctor in specialized testing. She is also very knowledgeable in contact lens technology. Amber loves to help kids in finding a fun pair of glasses also.

In her spare time, she loves going to Zumba classes and spending time with her son and daughter.


Desiree is the newest addition to our team. She is our doctor's assistant and is very knowledgeable in medical eye testing with our state of the art equipment. She is also a great teacher when it comes to helping our patients put in contact lenses for the first time. 

On her spare time, she loves attending concerts and playing many musical instruments.


It’s estimated that over 60 percent of the population in the U.S. requires some sort of vision correction. Given this great need, it’s little wonder that there are seemingly so many options out there when it comes to choosing an optometrist or ophthalmologist. So why should you choose us here at Today’s Vision Rayford and Riley Fuzzel? That’s a question that we’ve truly taken to heart and tried to structure our service around so as to offer you the absolute utmost in quality family eye care.

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Lewis (Office Manager)

Lewis brings over seven years of optical experience and customer service to our team. His stylish personality helps every patient find that perfect looking and fitting pair of glasses.  Lewis's passion is optics and to make sure each and every patient has an excellent experience at our office.

Lewis has recently relocated from Virginia to the Spring area. Him and his wife recently had a baby boy who is a bundle of joy. In his spare time, he loves playing video games.


Caitlin has over five years of experience in the optical industry. Caitlin is usually the first person you will be greeted by in the office or on the phone. She helps our teenagers put on contact lenses for the first time and can help you find a great fitting pair of glasses.

In her spare time, Caitlin loves to take her dogs to the dog park and enjoys sewing.


Rachel is the newest member on our team. She has over two years of experience in the optical industry. Rachel is our doctor’s technician but also can be found helping out at the front desk, dispensing patient’s contacts and glasses with detailed questions to make sure that before patient’s leave they have complete comfort being able to see.

On her spare time, Rachel is always looking for new fun activities or adventures for herself and her kids.


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Day Morning Afternoon
Monday 9:00AM 5:00PM
Tuesday 10:00AM 7:00PM
Wednesday 9:00AM 5:30PM
Thursday 10:00AM 7:00PM
Friday 9:00AM 5:00PM
Saturday By Appt. By Appt.
Sunday Closed Closed
Day Morning Afternoon
Monday 9:00AM 5:00PM
Tuesday 10:00AM 7:00PM
Wednesday 9:00AM 5:30PM
Thursday 10:00AM 7:00PM
Friday 9:00AM 5:00PM
Saturday By Appt. By Appt.
Sunday Closed Closed


Day Morning Afternoon
Monday 9:00AM 5:00PM
Tuesday 9:00AM 7:00PM
Wednesday 9:00AM 5:00PM
Thursday 9:00AM 7:00PM
Friday 9:00AM 5:00PM
Saturday By Appt. By Appt.
Sunday Closed Closed



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