Dr. Madhuri Chilakapati, MD

Dr. Madhuri Chilakapati, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Madhuri Chilakapati, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

2727 W Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77025

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Extraocular Muscle Surgery
more than 35% of peers
more than 5% of peers
more than 4% of peers

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Dr. Chilakapati's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Chilakapati "Professional Background After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Brown University, Dr. Chilakapati attended The State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine. She graduated in 2000 and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Chilakapati completed her training in ophthalmology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois and then pursued a fellowship dedicated to pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus at Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine. Professional Associations Dr. Chilakapati is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Texas Medical Association and the Harris County Medical Society. Hobbies and InterestsWhen she's not caring for patients, Dr. Chilakapati enjoys spending time with her family and friends especially her young daughter. You can find them around town biking, practicing yoga, exploring museums and just having fun!?????"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chilakapati "It is my privilege and pleasure to take care of my patients. I believe that through communication, education and teamwork, we will achieve the optimal result for every patient."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

17  Conditions Treated

  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Chalazion
  • Diplopia
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Visual Field Defects

6  Procedures

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chilakapati has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chilakapati's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chilakapati to family and friends
19 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Chilakapati'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 (10)

Dr. Chilakapati has taken care of two of my children and they feel very comfortable with her. She has always explained our options for treatment well, included us in the decision making process, and I feel peace of mind in knowing she is considering what is best for each of my kids' situations. ...more
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Dr. Chilakapati has been my ophthalmologist for the past 5 years and I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE her. She is an excellent doctor, and picked up an uncommon disorder that many of my other doctors had missed. She is kind, compassionate and runs on time. I have recommended her to many of my friends and I...more
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I wouldn't recommend no one to claim her as they're doctor. my son is only 8months and she did the wrong procedure on his eye . The day before his surgery we went over everything that was going to be done . To me she wanted to do what she wanted to . She cut him in the wrong part of his eye and...more
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My daughter has been seeing Dr. Chilakapati since she was 8 weeks old. She has extreme infantile esotropia. She has had two surgeries so far and might need a third. My daughter loves her still after 3 years of seeing Doc on a regular basis. We have seen vast improvements in her eyes. We got second...more
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She was rude and condescending. She was very arrogant and did not listen to the past history of our children. She was derogetory of every other doctor we have ever used. The cost and billing was REDICULOUS and inaccurate.
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