Dr. Ravinderan Krishnan, MD

Dr. Ravinderan Krishnan, MD

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52 y/o
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Dr. Ravinderan Krishnan, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Corp Christi, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

THE EYE INST OF CORPUS CH

5729 Esplanade Dr

Corp Christi, TX 78414
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Christus Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Krishnan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Glaucoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Krishnan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Krishnan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Krishnan "Dr. Ravi Krishnan is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, cataracts and ocular surgery. Dr Krishnan received his medical degree from Texas A&M College of Medicine in College Station. He then went on to complete an internship at the Baylor College of Medicine, followed by a residency in ophthalmology at the world renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Krishnan completed his subspecialty training in glaucoma at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. Krishnan has been in private practice in Corpus Christi since 1997."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Krishnan "It is our mission at The Eye Institute of Corpus Christi to provide high quality care in an efficient, considerate and professional manner. We will perform all our duties in such a manner as to uphold and enhance our reputation as a quality practice that genuinely cares about our patients."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

81  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Alopecia - Sclerodactyly
  • Cataract - Ataxia - Deafness
  • Cataract - Cardiomyopathy
  • Cataract - Congenital Ichthyosis
  • Cataract - Microcornea Syndrome
  • Cataract Congenital Dominant Non Nuclear
  • Cataract Dental Syndrome
  • Cataract Hutterite Type
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetes-Like Blepharitis
  • Diabetes-Like Retinal Edema
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Glaucoma in Ciliochorodial Detachment
  • Glaucoma in Epithelial Ingrowth
  • Glaucoma in Intra Ocular Tumours
  • Glaucoma in Iridoschisis.
  • Glaucoma in Phacomatoses
  • Hazy Vision
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinopathy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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13  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Medical Therapy
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Laser Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Retinal Testing

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.

Education

  • Texas A&M University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishnan's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishnan to family and friends
794 total reviews (77 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (794)

  • 5
    (722)
  • 4
    (42)
  • 3
    (13)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Krishnan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (77)

I thought Dr. Krishnan was very professional and friendly like he really cares a bout his patients and takes a great deal of pride in his work.
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I have been seeing Dr Krishnan since September. The staff and him have been Amazing!!! I was in so much pain from an eye injury due to a hit and run accident and he did everything he could do to help me!! He performed one surgery then had to refer me to Houston to a Cornea Specialist to have the...more
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Dr. Krishnan is competent, professional, ethical and talented physician. Our expectations are always exceeded each and every time. This office treats our entire family. Whenever we have an urgent situation arise the office puts us on the schedule without reservation. The staff is courteous and...more
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bilat IOLI, 20/20 OD, 20/25 OS...can't be more pleased. 1st class operation from start to finish, with office, MD and surgicare...many thanx
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Great facility. Would definately recommend to anyone. Excellent customer service from staff.
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