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Texas Medical Center
The Woodlands

Phone: 832-822-3230
Fax: 832-825-4776


6701 Fannin Street, 5th Floor - Suite 510
Houston, TX 77030

Amit R. Bhatt, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmologist


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Ophthalmology 2011
UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School Residency Ophthalmology 2010
New York Methodist Hospital Internship Emergency Medicine 2007
University of Louisville School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2006


Dr. Bhatt's research interests are in the area of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). He is especially interested in the role of VEGF-inhibitors in the treatment of severe ROP. He serves as head of the Texas Children's Hospital and Ben Taub General Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit ROP screening programs, as well as head of the Texas Children's Hospital Emergency and Inpatient Pediatric Ophthalmology consultation service, and also provides medical and surgical services for all aspects of outpatient pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus.


Organization Name Role
American Association of Ophthalmology Member
American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus Member
American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin Member
American Medical Association Member

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