Office Hours

M-TH: 7am - 5:30pm | Fri: 7am - Noon
Sat & Sun: Closed

Mario J. Contaldi, O.D.

Dr. Mario Contaldi, founder and president of Southwest Vision Center, has been caring for the eyes of Northeast Tarrant County for almost 30 years. He is originally from Stratford, Connecticut, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree from Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT. In 1984, he received his Doctorate in Optometry from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. He is certified by the National Board of Examiners in the treatment and management of ocular disease, and glaucoma, in the states of Texas, Tennessee and California. Dr. Contaldi is a member, in good standing, of the American Optometric Association and is serving as a Board Member with the Texas Optometric Association.

In 1987, Dr. Contaldi acquired Optical Outlets, and in July of 1998 completed construction of the state-of-the-art facility in North Richland Hills, known as Southwest Vision Center. To date, it is one of the largest eye care facilities in Northeast Tarrant County.

“Through the years I have worked very hard to broaden my education and the education of my staff, as well as enhance the level of service we provide. We are determined to offer you and your family the best eye care available anywhere. You deserve the best.”

Dr. Contaldi is a passionate sports fan, music lover, as well as an exercise fanatic. He spends much of his free time playing drums and enjoying the outdoors with his family.

Office Hours

M-TH: 7am - 5:30pm | Fri: 7am - Noon
Sat & Sun: Closed

Closed for lunch from Noon to 12:45pm

2021 Holiday Hours

New Years Day -Closed
Memorial Day - Closed
July 5th - Closed
Labor Day - Closed
November 24 - Closing Noon
November 25 - 26 - Closed
December 27 - Closed

Your Appointment

We strive to keep patient “wait times” to a minimum.  With that in mind, we see patients by appointment only.  We do often have a last-minute cancellation which does accommodate same day appointments.

You can also reduce your wait by using the Patient Forms available online.  Open the form you wish to use and print a copy.  Fill out the form and remember to bring them with you for your appointment.


7728 Mid Cities Blvd

North Richland Hills, TX 76180

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