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

Madhuri Chilakapati, MD


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Ophthalmology 2006
Rush University Medical Center residency Ophthalmology 2004
Rush University Medical Center internship Internal Medicine 2001
SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2000


Dr. Chilakapati graduated Magna Cum Laude with honors from Brown University. She earned her medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Dr. Chilakapati completed her ophthalmology residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois and then pursued a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at Texas Children’s Hospital.

Clinical Interests:

Dr Chilakapati clinical interests include all aspects of pediatric ophthalmology including visual development in children, amblyopia, tear duct obstructions, and medical and surgical management of strabismus.

Texas Children’s Hospital: Medically Speaking

Watch Strabismus featuring Dr. Chilakapati

A look at strabismus, also known as misalignment of the eyes. Common types of strabismus are esotropia, exotropia, and hypertropia.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Ophthamology Member
American Association of Pediatric Ophthamology and Strabismus Member

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