Dr. Madhavi Kurli, MD

Dr. Madhavi Kurli, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Madhavi Kurli, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Chennai Medical College in 1998 and specializes in ophthalmology, ophthalmic surgery, and more.Read her story

19820 N 7th St Ste 120

Phoenix, AZ 85024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Arizona Foundation
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
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Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
very high
more than 93% of peers
Retinal Telangiectasia
more than 84% of peers
Optic Neuritis
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Kurli's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kurli "Dr. Madhavi Kurli practices in the Phoenix metropolitan area and specializes in the medical and surgical care of retinal disorders as well as cancers of the eye. She completed two fellowships — vitreoretinal surgery and ocular oncology — at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary where she was granted the 'Best Outgoing Resident' award upon graduating residency. Dr. Kurli went to medical school in India and trained in ophthalmology in the United Kingdom. She has authored several journal articles and book chapters on the diagnosis and treatment methods for uveal melanoma and has presented her research at national and international meetings. She is a member of the American Society of Retinal Specialists, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the International Society of Ocular Oncology and the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, in London. Dr. Kurli lives with her husband and two sons in Scottsdale and spends her free time with her friends and family."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kurli "Advanced Retina an Eye Cancer Center specializes in the treatment of retinal disorders and specific cancers of the eye. In addition to providing the highest quality care, we partner with our patients to ensure they receive the information they need to make the best decisions in their treatment."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Melanoma
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Headache
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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12  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Oncology Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Chennai Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Metropolitan Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York Eye And Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • New York Eye And Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kurli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kurli to family and friends
18 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Kurli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I was referred to Dr. Kurli by the Mayo clinic. Dr. Kurli is outstanding an outstanding physician with a great chairside manner. The staff is friendly and professional and obviously well trained. I would not hesitate for a moment to refer her to anyone desiring competent, capable and...more
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Dr. Kurli and her staff are always courteous and caring. I love coming to the office as they get to know you personally and always greet you with a smile. They never over book and rush you. I've never had to wait either. I wouldn't trust anyone else with my sight!
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Dr. Kurli is honestly the best doctor I've ever seen! She is caring and professional and spends time making sure you understand your diagnosis. She also was able to get me in on an emergency basis when I was worried about my eye. I can't thank her enough.
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In addition to being very skilled, knowledgeable, and professional, she and her staff create a warm, loving, and caring environment--something not always found in doctor's offices in the Valley today.
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Dr. Kerli has literally saved my sight, she has stabilized the sudden AMD that struck my eye sight after a routine eye exam at the Mayo Clinic. They emphatically recommended DR. Kurli to utilize her state of the science evaluation equipment at her retina and eye center. She provided me with a...more
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