Meet Our Professional and Highly Skilled Team Of Physicians and Surgeons
Board Certified LASIK and Cataract Surgeon Dr. Michael R. George, M.D. Leads A Team Of Over 25 Ophthalmology Trained Staff Serving Irving, Dallas, Fort Worth, and the DFW Metroplex
Michael R. George, M.D. is a Board Certified Cornea and Refractive Surgery Fellowship Trained Surgeon.
His focus is patient centric, focusing on improving the vision and the lives of the patients he treats.Dr. George has a passion for giving people a new start on life, whether it is giving a young person the freedom to reduce their need for glasses and contacts through cutting edge LASIK, or clearing the vision of someone entering their prime of life through Advanced Lens Cataract surgery, Dr. George has changed the way people SEE THEIR WORLD.
He is a pioneer in his use of advanced laser technology and was the FIRST IN TEXAS to use the most advanced laser technology, Contoura Vision LASIK. He involves himself in knowing and utilizing new technology for his patients who suffer from cataracts too, including the use of the Tecnis Symfony Advanced Cataract Lens in his choice when helping those with cataract see clearly for the rest of their lives.
His recommendations for surgery are based entirely on the need of the patient, and their personalized way of life. He works tirelessly to serve his community, and is the founding member of “The George Foundation for Sight Restoration“, a non-profit organization providing cataract surgery for those with financial need. He moved to Texas in 2012 after finishing his Fellowship with the prestigious Wang Vision Institute in Nashville, Tennessee.
Dr. Rosmary Sanchez, O.D. MBA is a Doctor of Optometry. She graduated from the prestigious University of Houston Optometry Doctorate of Optometry program, and joined Tylock-George Eye Care in 2014. Dr. Sanchez takes great pride in treating medically complicated Ophthalmic disease and disorders. She is skilled in treating a range of medical conditions including being an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. She is very active in the Spanish speaking community, and was born in Venezuela. Her bilingual ability to help patients who speak Spanish allows patients to understand how to treat their ocular problems in a way that is easier than using an interpreter.
Dr. Sanchez has also worked with Alcon/Novartis to become an expert in Contoura Vision LASIK technology. As one of our lead LASIK evaluation optometrists she has help recommend and answer questions from new LASIK patients in over 10,000 LASIK evaluations since her start in 2014. If you have questions about LASIK and your potential for being a good candidate look no further than Dr. Rosmary Sanchez, OD, MBA.
Dr. Mark Hayes, O.D. is a Doctor of Optometry. He graduated from the prestigious University of Memphis Optometry Doctorate program, and is both Certified for the Treatment and Management of Ocular Diseases by the International Board of Examiners in Optometry, and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. He routinely treats patients suffering from macular degeneration, diabetes, glaucoma, and cataracts. Dr. Hayes has a loyal following of patients who return each year for their comprehensive eye exams from a face they’ve known for many years. Dr. Hayes started with Tylock-George Eye Care in the early 2000’s, and returned from living in Lubbock, Texas to work with our team in 2017. Dr. Hayes has an incredible humble and sincere bedside manor. He is polite, funny, and incredibly smart. His expertise with our cataract patients makes people feel comfortable in their choice to proceed with cataract surgery. He looks out for each person like they are family, and recommends the treatment choices for each patient only after he knows them well and what they will benefit from. He is a genuine expert in all that is LASIK and Cataract related, and his patients agree with rave reviews.
Dr. David Shinpaugh O.D. attended Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas for his undergraduate study and graduated with a degree in Biology in 2011. He attended the University of Houston College of Optometry and earned his Doctor of Optometry degree in 2016, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He completed an internship at the Cedar Springs Eye Clinic, Dallas, Texas, with an emphasis on management of ocular disease. He is a certified Therapeutic Optometrist and Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. Dr. Shinpaugh is a member of the Optometric Honor Society Beta Sigma Kappa, Texas Optometric Association, and American Optometric Association. Dr. Shinpaugh enjoys all aspects of family eye care and providing his patients with the latest technologies in spectacle and contact lens designs, including bifocal contact lenses.
Dr. Shinpaugh enjoys working out, hunting, and traveling in his free time.
Dr. Gary Tylock, M.D. is recognized as a leading LASIK and Cataract surgeon, and founder of Tylock-George Eye Care in 1986. Dr. Tylock is now retired from Tylock-George Eye Care, but continues his work using his expertise in Refractive Surgery to consult for many large medical corporations in their technology review and marketing divisions. Dr. Tylock was one of the first LASIK doctors to use Contoura Vision in Texas to help usher in a new era of LASIK technology. He was a tenured professor at UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, and continues to draw on his huge reputation as a patient’s choice Best LASIK Surgeon by D Magazine for 10 years in a row.