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Welcome to West Texas Eye Associates

West Texas Eye Associates was founded in July 1998, by Dr. Timothy T. Khater, MD, PhD. The clinical facilities are located near 82nd Street and Slide Road. The first floor entry is wheelchair accessible and handicap facilities are available throughout. Ample parking is available in the parking lot. Our equipment is state-of-the-art with friendly and courteous staff.

West Texas Eye Associates is the only practice in Lubbock with two American Board of Ophthalmology, Board Certified and Cornea, External Disease, & Refractive Surgery fellowship trained eye surgeons. We also operate an on-site ambulatory surgical center which is a convenient and efficient way to provide surgical care.


We are Lubbock’s ONLY one-year fellowship trained specialists in Laser refractive surgery, LASIK, and PRK.

Our most popular procedures include:

  • Comprehensive Eye Care, including laser eye surgery, cataract surgery, cornea and external diseases
  • IntraLase Blade-Free CustomVue LASIK Laser Vision Correction
  • Tecnis Multifocal, Crystalens, and Restor Presbyopia Correcting Implants for Cataract Surgery
  • Botox and Juvederm Facial Enhancement
  • Intacs
  • Visian Implantable Contact Lenses
  • Collagen Corneal Crosslinking for Keratoconus
  • Specialty Contact Lens Fitting

Meet Our Doctors

  • Dr. Timothy T. Khater

    Dr. Timothy T. Khater

    Dr. Khater is a fellowship trained Corneal and External Disease specialist. Specialist in cornea, external disease, cataract & refractive surgery.

  • Dr. Jay C. Bradley

    Dr. Jay C. Bradley

    Dr. Bradley is fellowship trained in Cornea and External Diseases, Refractive Surgery, and Anterior Segment Surgery. Specialist in cornea, external disease, cataract & refractive surgery.

  • Dr. Mark P. Sherman

    Dr. Mark P. Sherman

    Dr. Sherman is a trained general ophthalmologist with an interest in medical retina, glaucoma, cataract surgery, external diseases, retinal lasers and injections.

  • Dr. Steven M. Mathews

    Dr. Steven M. Mathews

    Dr. Mathews is a Doctor of Optometry who completed his dissertation at the College of Optometry at Pacific University in 1979