Helena L. Tzou, O.D.

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Helena L. Tzou, O.D.

Dr. Helena Tzou was born and raised in the suburbs of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and looked forward to going to her eye exam every year since she received her first pair of glasses at age 10. After attending the University of Pittsburgh, she graduated from Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry in Pomona, California. Then she completed a residency in pediatrics and vision therapy at Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Soon after residency, she became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO).

Dr. Tzou loves sharing stories with her patients of all ages from infants to seniors. After fitting her patients with contact lenses or managing ocular conditions, she enjoys listening to her patients and educating them on the latest eye care breakthroughs. In addition to volunteering at vision screenings and health fairs, Dr. Tzou participated in a Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity trip to Mexico where she and her team provided eye care and eyeglasses to the community.

Outside of the clinic, Dr. Tzou can be found playing tennis, dancing, swimming, reading, listening to podcasts, and exploring the magnificent beauty of the Pacific Northwest. She likes attending musicals and ballets as well as visiting the art, history, and science museums whenever she travels to new cities. And every fall, she dusts off the black and gold to cheer for her hometown team- the Pittsburgh Steelers. She loves sharing a meal with her family and friends either at home or at one of the numerous Portland restaurants featuring cuisines from all around the world.

Patient Testimonials

"Dr Zhou and her assistant Addie were both very competent and pleasant to deal with. I am thrilled with my new contacts. Thank you for taking extra time with me."

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Our Locations

Barnes Road
9555 SW Barnes Rd.
#201 (2nd floor)
Portland, OR 97225
(503) 227-2020 see more
Gresham
24601 SE Stark St.
Suite 245
Troutdale, OR 97060
(503) 255-2291 see more
Hillsboro
6111 NE Cornell Rd
Hillsboro, OR 97124
(503) 846-9400 see more
Milwaukie
11086 SE Oak St
Milwaukie, OR 97222
(503) 656-4221 see more
North Portland
3246 N. Lombard
Portland, OR 97217
(503) 285-1671 see more
Northeast Portland
5050 NE Hoyt St., #245
Portland, OR 97213
(503) 255-2291 see more
Northwest Portland
1955 NW Northrup St
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 227-2020 see more
Oregon City
1306 Division St
Oregon City, OR 97045
(503) 656-4221 see more
Southeast Portland
10819 SE Stark St,
Portland, OR 97216
(503) 255-2291 see more
Sunnyside
12050 SE Stevens Rd, Suite 100
Happy Valley, OR 97086
(503) 783-3300 see more
Tigard
15298 SW Royalty Parkway
Tigard OR 97224
(503) 227-2020 see more
Wilsonville
29250 SW Town Center Loop W
Wilsonville, OR 97070
(503) 582-0000 see more
Westside Surgery Center
13240 SW Pacific Hwy
Portland, OR 97223
(503) 639-6571 see more
EyeHealth Eastside Surgery and Laser Center
12050 SE Stevens Rd.
Happy Valley, OR 97086
(971) 206-6100 see more

Our Locations

Barnes Road
9555 SW Barnes Rd.
#201 (2nd floor)
Portland, OR 97225
(503) 227-2020 see more
Gresham
24601 SE Stark St.
Suite 245
Troutdale, OR 97060
(503) 255-2291 see more
Hillsboro
6111 NE Cornell Rd
Hillsboro, OR 97124
(503) 846-9400 see more
Milwaukie
11086 SE Oak St
Milwaukie, OR 97222
(503) 656-4221 see more
North Portland
3246 N. Lombard
Portland, OR 97217
(503) 285-1671 see more
Northeast Portland
5050 NE Hoyt St., #245
Portland, OR 97213
(503) 255-2291 see more
Northwest Portland
1955 NW Northrup St
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 227-2020 see more
Oregon City
1306 Division St
Oregon City, OR 97045
(503) 656-4221 see more
Southeast Portland
10819 SE Stark St,
Portland, OR 97216
(503) 255-2291 see more
Sunnyside
12050 SE Stevens Rd, Suite 100
Happy Valley, OR 97086
(503) 783-3300 see more
Tigard
15298 SW Royalty Parkway
Tigard OR 97224
(503) 227-2020 see more
Wilsonville
29250 SW Town Center Loop W
Wilsonville, OR 97070
(503) 582-0000 see more
Surgery Centers

Westside Surgery Center

13240 SW Pacific Hwy
Portland, OR 97223
(503) 639-6571 see more

EyeHealth Eastside Surgery and Laser Center

12050 SE Stevens Rd.
Happy Valley, OR 97086
(971) 206-6100 see more