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Dr. Sylvie El Hage, OD

Optometrist

Professional statement

Dr. Sylvie El Hage, or Dr. Sylvie, joined Eye Care Associates in 2014. Dr. Sylvie holds a doctorate in Optometry from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry and a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from University of Houston (Go Coogs!). She attended St. Agnes Academy for high school. Dr. Sylvie is dedicated to providing her patients with the best eye care possible. She has received extensive clinical training in all areas of optometry, including primary care, pediatrics, ocular emergencies, red eyes, cataracts, glaucoma, diabetes, retinal disease, and specialty contact lens fitting. She completed her externships at some of the top ocular disease treatment and surgical centers including the Salisbury VA in North Carolina, and Clayton Eye Center in Georgia. In 2013, Dr. Sylvie went on a mission trip to Peru, providing quality optometric services to an underserved population in Cuzco. This trip was one of the most rewarding experiences Dr. Sylvie has had, and she intends to go on more mission trips in the future. During her spare time, Dr. El Hage enjoys working out, traveling, volunteering, and exploring Houston’s diverse restaurant scene. Dr. El Hage speaks several languages, including French and Spanish and services patients of all ages.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • ACE
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Optometrist

Practice names

Education and training

  • Nova Southeastern University, Doctor of Optometry
  • University of Houston (Bachelor's)

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1801287727

Office locations

Eye Care Associates

5320 Richmond Ave

Houston, TX 77056

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Dr. El Hage was awesome.
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Dr. Sylvie is amazing. She is smart, nice and helped me pick out my glasses. I will be going back to her for my vision check ups.
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Made me feel comfortable.
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Modern, stylish office. Lots of options for eyewear. Dr. Sylvie was very professional and personable. She never rushed and thoroughly explained the process. She also took time to answer all my questions, address concerns, and ensure the perfectfit for both contacts and glasses. I definitely recommend and I will return.
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Dr. Sylvie was really nice and knowledgeable. I hadn't worn glasses in a long time because they had previously given me headaches. She took the time to not only correct my vision but make sure I would be comfortable. For example,I wore the trial frames for about 10 minutes to see if a headache developed. She was also a great style adviser to select frames! :)
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I had a great appointment.
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Very professional and friendly staff. I was treated with respect and had all my questions answered. I will definitely keep coming back!
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Great experience, very friendly and works pretty fast, overall highly recommend Dr El Hage!
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I absolutely love Dr. Sylvie El Hage. She took her time in getting to know me and explaining every test that I was taking. Her staff was also great. This is now going to be my go to eye doctor. Iwill recommend her to all my friends. Thank you for the great service!
Less than 3 months ago
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Dr. Hage was awesome. She took the time to explain everything. It's clear she enjoys helping patients. I would highly recommend her!
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She was very warm and caring and had great bedside manner. She even helped fit the perfect frames for me!
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Always a great experience.
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She the best hands down!! I love her personality she makes you feel welcome. She utilize her skills to to best of her ability!! Dr Hage is my new optometrist
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Excellent quality care.
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Awesome doc & staff! See you soon!
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Upon walking into the office you feel a sense of comfort! Sylvia & her staff were absolutely phenomenal. My exam was thorough and incorporated new technology, which made finding my perfect lense prescription top notch! After exam, she walkedme through the process of finding a pair of glasses that fit my personal style. I highly recommend visiting her office!
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Dr. Sylvie was great! I didn’t have to wait, and she’s super kind and professional. I would highly recommend scheduling a visit.
Less than 6 months ago
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No wait time. Dr. Sylvie is very friendly and thorough. She takes her time, shows interest, and answers any questions that you have. I will definitely be going back for future appointments.
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Absolutely LOVED my visit to Dr. Hage's office. The receptionist were so kind when I walked in. Easy to fill out forms for being a first patient. Also, Dr. Hage takes time to answer all of your questions, and she hassuch a kind-hearted demeanor. I've already told my friends if they need an eye doctor to go see her. Would recommend to anyone.
Less than 6 months ago
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So advanced. Latest and greatest equipment. Never judge a book by its cover because it’s very nice inside.
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Super nice, easy to talk to, understanding, all around highly recommend.
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Dr. Sylvie was very punctual, knowledgeable and had a great charismatic, easy going personality I would recommend her to any and everyone! I will be back!
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Dr. El Hage was amazing! I've seen many optometrists over the years and she is by far the best. She has great bedside manners, is friendly, and provides detailed information about your treatment and/or concerns. She is just wonderful!
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She was amazing! Best experience I’ve ever had at an eye doctor. Will be coming back every year.
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Love Dr. Sylvie! I’ve gone to her for a few years, and even though I live about 30 minutes from her office now, I wouldn’t go anywhere else.
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OUTSTANDING!! Dr. Sylvie was extremely personable from the moment she began my exam, and explained every test she was performing in a way that the common person could understand. I wear contacts/glasses and wanted to get both. She was kind enoughto send me home with a variety of contact samples to see which were the most comfortable for me, not a single other O.D. in 22 yrs has done that for me, she also took the time to fit me in a set of frames that complimented my facial structure. Once I choose the contacts I wanted they ordered me an annual supply that was ready for pick up ahead of the original date, and they also had my glasses ready at the same time. I even decided to get some sunglasses when picking up my contacts/glasses as she has many to designer frames to choose from. Dr. Sylvie was available and willing to help me pick the perfect pair of sunglasses. I must also mention that Rosa & Abby (front office staff) were extremely helpful and friendly too. I can't say enough great things about Dr. Sylvie and her staff, they are simply amazing and have a patient for life in me. I've seen many Optometrist, and she by far without a doubt is the BEST!!
Less than 1 year ago
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After having to deal with headaches and vision problems for 2 weeks thinking I'm adjusting to the new prescription, they denied rechecking my prescription. Before you go there you should know that they only give you 30 days for reexaminationeven in my case where I decided to get my glasses at Target who took about 4 weeks to send me the glasses, they will still deny reexamination.
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So happy to have found her & gotten in at such notice. Very knowledgeable, Down to earth, & super sweet.
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Really personable, also knew I was in a rush and got me fixed-up fast!
Less than 1 year ago
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EXCELLENT!!! Receptionist was GREAT... NO wait time (and it was a next day appt)... thorough but time-efficient exam,... Dr. Sylvie Hage had AMAZING bedside manner & professionalism
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Very quick and easy going visit. Dr. Sylvie was friendly, knowledgeable, a concise with my exam. She also helped me through the process of picking out new frames and lenses which I have never had an optometrist do previously. A verythorough process to ensure that I got exactly what I needed. Dr. Sylvie very knowledgeable about their frame offerings and helped me pinpoint the right product for me. My only complaint about the process is that my glasses took longer than expected to be prepared (about two weeks). Other than that, a very positive experience.
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Dr. Sylvie was so helpful and made me feel very comfortable during the eye exam and glasses selection process. She made the visit light and fun with her great humor and bedside manner. I am looking forward to my next annual exam!
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Friendly, efficient staff; thorough eye exam with explanations; and Dr. Sylvie cheerfully spent plenty of time helping me select perfect frames.
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Awesome! Quick and she was very informative.
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Great experience. They have the latest technology and eye exams without dialation! Dr Hage was very caring and explained every process and step thoroughly.
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she was great! def coming here for my annual exam from now on.
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Very professional, kind and informative
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Dr. Sylvie was amazing. She really takes the time to go over everything with you so that you completely understand. She is amazing. She helped my keratoconjunctivitis sicca (say that 3 times real fast) and found the right prescription to helpme see. Her beauty inside matches her beauty outside. If I lived out of state I would move back just to see her again!
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Super friendly, easy to talk to and breaks the exam down in a way you can understand and don't feel embarassed. I went in for check-up on severe dryness to my eyes, lashes and lids and I left feeling confident Iwas in good hands. Will be back for a follow up and to get a new prescription as well.
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Dr. Sylvie was great! You can tell that she really cares about her patients. She was a true problem solver in my situation! Thank you!!!
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She was very kind and listened to all of my concerns.
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She was great. Extremely efficient and professional. All tests done with selection of glasses very quickly. Friendly staff.
More than 1 year ago
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She was great! Sylvie really took extra time to ensure I was getting the right prescription. She was patient and made me feel very comfortable.
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Dr. Sylvie was so sweet it felt natural like I had been going to her for years! I went in for an eye infection and I walked out having a new permanent optometrist (I'm leaving my current one). Thanks Dr. Sylvie!
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Dr. Sylvie El Hage was easily the best eye doctor I've seen. I recently moved to the Houston area, and have been looking around for an eye doctor. She was my first pick, and I won't be looking anymore. She explainedeverything thoroughly, helped correct my prescription, and gave lots of helpful information for my contacts & glasses. I would highly recommend her!
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I loved it! The staff members were very sweet and friendly & Dr. Sylvie was extremely helpful and made me feel very comfortable.
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Second time with Dr. Sylvie. Very kind, easy going and explains everything that's happening. She doesn't leave you in the dark, and answers any question you have (I had several, so I appreciated her candor!) She walked me through getting somenew glasses and gave me great feedback. I'll be coming back to her!
More than 1 year ago
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Dr. El Hage and her staff were wonderful! Very short wait and very thorough during he exam. Dr. El Hage spent a great deal of time answering my questions and also stuck around with me for at least 45 minutes afterthe exam while I tried on just about every pair of eye glasses in the store (twice). She is professional, personable, and clearly very well trained. I wouldn't hesitate to go back again and will be recommending her office to all of my friends.
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Dr Hage is AMAZING. Always on time and direct and her ability to make a connection with her patients and make them feel comfortable is something I’ve never seen. I’d recommend her to everyone.
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Very professional, knowledgeable, friendly, explain all the aspects, no waiting time. I loved it!
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