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Roma P Patel, MD, MBA

Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Position

Associate Professor
Ophthalmology
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, US

Address

Alkek Eye Center (Clinic)
1977 Butler Blvd
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-6100
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Ben Taub Hospital (Work)
1504 Taub Loop
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 873-5451
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Ben Taub Hospital (Office)
1504 Taub Loop
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 873-5451
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Certifications

  • Fellow
    American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Texas Medical Board

  • Alpha Omega Alpha

Education

  • MD from Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, TX
  • MBA from Rice University
    Houston, Texas
  • Residency at University of California Davis Eye Center
    Sacramento, California
  • Clinical Fellowship at Duke Eye Center
    07/2015 - Durham, North Carolina

Language

  • English

Gender

  • F

Professional Statement

Dr. Patel looks forward to partnering with you in the management of your glaucoma and eye care. Her clinical interests include medical and surgical treatment for glaucoma in adults and cataract surgery. She looks forward to partnering with you in the treatment of your glaucoma diagnosis and preventing vision loss. Dr. Patel has many years of experience with the advanced glaucoma interventions and minimally invasive glaucoma surgery to help patient reduce medication burden. She also serves as the Chief of Ophthalmology Service for Ben Taub Hospital where she treats very complicated glaucoma for the indigent population. Dr. Patel is a respected clinician and surgeon with a strong interest in resident surgical education and was awarded Surgical Teacher of the Year in 2021 at UC Davis. After her residency and a prestigious glaucoma fellowship at the Duke Eye Center, she was recruited back to California. She served as the Chief of Eye Care Services at the Sacramento Veterans Affairs Hospital and Assistant Professor at UC Davis Eye Center until she returned home to Houston, TX. She is a member of a number of professional organizations and has served in various leadership roles in the American Glaucoma Society (AGS) and American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO). The AAO has recognized Dr. Patel with an Achievement Award and Secretariat Award for her education and advocacy services to the organization and her peers.

Professional Interests

  • Medical and Surgical Management of Glaucoma
  • Cataract surgery
  • New Surgical Technologies

Physician Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Memberships

  • American Glaucoma Society
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons