Dr. James Zanhwar Lai MD is a male Emergency Medicine Specialist, has 18 years of experience and practices in Emergency Medicine and Ophthalmology.
Video profile
Dr. James Lai has 8 office locations.
Houston Eye Association
2855 Gramercy St
Braeswood Place, Houston, TX 77025

Phone Number
Locations and availability (8)
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Patient comments (0)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Lai is Satisfactory. Dr. Lai has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 2 out of 4 stars.

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Lai, MD is board certified in Emergency Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lai graduated from Washington University at St. Louis, Saint Louis.


Dr. Lai has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital 
  • Memorial Hermann Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Lai accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 3 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan
  • AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan


  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Donald Hearn

Emergency Medicine
23 years experience
Channelview, TX

Dr. Candace Pettigrew

Emergency Medicine
Houston, TX

Dr. Beth Mulcahy

Emergency Medicine
19 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Brent Vasut

Family Medicine
16 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Ann Craig

25 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Heather Machen

10 years experience
Houston, TX
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Where does Dr. James Z. Lai practice?
Dr. James Lai practices Emergency Medicine and Ophthalmology near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Sugar Land, TX and Pearland, TX.
See Houston Emergency Physicians and Houston Ophthalmologists.