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Scott & White Eye Institute

Overview of the Scott & White Eye Institute

The first ophthalmologist joined Scott & White Clinic in 1895 and from that date the ophthalmology department has been the choice of eye care for thousands of children and adults. For decades, Scott & White has been offering the most complete, expert eye care in Central Texas.

Located in the Scott & White Pavilion in Temple, the Scott & White Eye Institute is the only facility in Central Texas with fellowship-trained physicians in every subspecialty offered in Ophthalmology. Our beautiful facility offers the complete spectrum of eye care. From routine eye exams to cornea transplants, Scott & White has always taken pride in offering you expert ophthalmic care.

Now offering SAME-DAY appointments.


Expert eye care, personalized service


The Eye Institute offers patients the most advanced technology, easier appointment access, bigger exam rooms and more parking. And Scott & White Optical gives you the opportunity to purchase glasses at Scott & White from a selection of hundreds of custom-fitted frames.

Scott & White has always been known for its emphasis on research, and the creation of the Ophthalmic Vascular Research Program enhances that reputation. Internationally known researcher, Lih Kuo, PhD, and his team have devoted their careers to researching eye diseases, which may provide new treatment options for patients.

The Scott & White Eye Institute is another example of Scott & White’s commitment to advance healthcare in Central Texas.

We offer:

  • Same-day appointments
  • Affordable pricing
  • Highly trained ophthalmologists and optometrists
  • Eye care for patients of all ages
  • MyBSWHealth — an online tool that helps you manage your health information 24/7

Eye care services


From routine eye exams to delicately complex surgeries, the Scott & White Eye Institute provides an impressively comprehensive range of eye care services. Teamwork has always been the cornerstone of our service. Working as a team, we are able to provide the most technologically advanced eye care possible all in one convenient location with easily accessible parking.

The Eye Institute is committed to providing high quality, personalized eye care. The eye care team includes ophthalmologists and optometrists with premier training and expertise. Listed below are some of the services offered at the Eye Institute.

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Contact Lens
  • Corneal and External Diseases
  • Corneal Transplant
  • Diabetes and Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • General Optometry
  • Glaucoma Treatment and Surgery
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery (ReSTOR®, Toric and Monofocal Lenses)


Meeting all your eye care needs from vision screening to sight-threatening diseases. Request an appointment online or give us a call and find out how we can help you.

  • Temple
  • College Station
  • Killeen
  • Online Form
  • Physician Referrals


College Station

Baylor Scott & White Clinic – College Station University Drive


Baylor Scott & White Eye Clinic – Harker Heights

Online Form

Use our online form to request appointments at any of our eye care clinics.

Physician Referrals

Physicians may call 1.800.792.3368 or 254.724.2218 to refer a patient by phone. For online referrals, use our online referral form. Referrals to Temple can also be scheduled at 254.724.3937.

Our products

Our optical team has more than 100 years of combined experience. We also offer fair pricing and a free warranty on our large selection of frames.

  • About Eyewear
  • Frames for Adults
  • Frames for Children
  • Sunglasses
  • Accessories
  • Contact Lenses

About Eyewear

All of our eyewear include:

  • 30-day unconditional money back guarantee
  • One-year breakage protection
  • Unlimited free cleanings and adjustments

Frames for Adults

We realize that your glasses must not only enhance your appearance but be designed to be functional and comfortable. For this reason, we offer lightweight frames, memory metal titanium frames and frames with spring hinges.

Our adult eyeglass frame brands include:

  • Christian Dior®
  • Claiborne®
  • Coach®
  • Fendi®
  • Flexon®
  • Gucci®
  • Gucci®
  • Nike®
  • Oakley®
  • Silhouette®
  • Michael Kors®
  • Safety frames

Frames for Children

Our children’s frames not only look great, but are built for the wear and tear of active young lifestyles. Even with heavy prescriptions, we can provide lenses that are light and thin. And our children’s frames are available in a variety of sizes to ensure the best fit.

Our eyeglass frame brands for children include:

  • Disney®
  • Fisher Price®
  • Miraflex®


Sunglasses are not only fashionable but also help protect your eyes and skin from the sun's harmful UV rays all year long. Most of our sunglasses can be made into great-looking polarized prescription sunglasses.

We carry many leading brands of sunglasses, including:

  • Michael Kors®
  • Coach®
  • Christian Dior®
  • Fendi®
  • Wiley X®
  • IZOD®
  • Kate Spade®
  • Oakley®


We offer a wide range of accessories to help you care for your eyewear.

View some of our selection

  • Cleaning cloths
  • Eyeglass cases
  • Eyeglass chains
  • Ready-made readers
  • Lens cleaner
  • Sun shade clip-ons
  • Glasses holders

Contact Lenses

  • We offer various types and brands of contact lenses.
  • Same-day contact lens fitting exams.

Optical shop locations


The Scott & White Optical Shops are conveniently located within our medical clinics, providing people the unique opportunity to get quality eye care and eyewear in one location. Our board-certified opticians will help you find the right glasses, sunglasses, contact lenses and other eyewear based on the prescriptions written by our eye doctors. Our staff will guide you through the selection and try-on of frames to finalize your purchase.

Baylor Scott & White Eye Clinic – Harker Heights
201 E. Central Texas Expressway
Suite 1270
Harker Heights, TX 76548
Phone: 254.953.7650

Baylor Scott & White Clinic – Round Rock 425 University
425 University Blvd., Suite 120
Round Rock, TX 78665
Phone: 512.509.3590

Baylor Scott & White Pavilion – Temple
1815 S. 31st St.
Temple, TX 76504
Phone: 254.724.2020

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