Evelyn Annette Paysse, MD

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center
  • The Woodlands
  • Specialty Care/Health Center



Phone: 832-822-3230 (Main) | 936-321-0808 (The Woodlands) | 281-469-4688 (CyFair)
Fax: 832-825-4776

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, 5th Floor - Suite 510
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Medical Arts Center I
17198 St. Luke’s Way, Suite 300
The Woodlands, TX 77384
United States

Texas Children's Health Center - CyFair
11777 FM 1960 West
Houston, TX 77094
United States

Attending Physician

Texas Children's Hospital


School Education Degree Year
Indiana University School of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Ophthalmology 1994
Los Angeles County-Univ of Southern Cal residency Ophthalmology 1993
California Pacific Medical Center Program internship Internal Medicine 1990
University of California San Francisco medical school Doctor of Medicine 1989


Dr. Paysse's research interests are in the areas of refractive surgery for certain forms of amblyopia and retinopathy of prematurity. She is Principal Investigator and/or contributing investigator on numerous NIH-funded projects, including the Amblyopia Treatment Studies, Early Treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity Study, theCongenital Esotropia Observational Study and the Intermittent Exotropic Studies. She is the Principal Investigator on a Thrasher Research-funded study on photorefractive keratectomy for children with certain forms of severe refractive error associated with amblyopia.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Ophthalmology Fellow
American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Member
American Ophthalmological Society Member
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Member
International Strabismological Association Member

Selected Publications

Lead author. Detection of Simulated Retinoblastoma Using Red Reflex Testing. Pediatrics.