About James H. Merritt, MD
"James H. Merritt M.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist with subspecialty fellowship training in both ophthalmic plastic/reconstructive surgery and pediatric ophthalmology. Since 1989, he has been in the private practice of adult and pediatric ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Merritt has been named a D Magazine “Best Doctor” 13 times for his work at Oculoplastic Associates of Texas. Dr. Merritt attended The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston for medical school and his post-graduate training (residency and fellowship). Dr. Merritt continues to expand his knowledge of ophthalmology and oculoplastics by attending professional seminars and reading the latest research. Dr. Merritt serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas and Children’s Medical Center Hospital. He also currently serves as chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at Texas Health Resources Presbyterian Hospital Dallas."