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Sumitra Khandelwal, M.D.

Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine



Jamail Specialty Care Center - Alkek Eye Center (Clinic)
1977 Butler Blvd
2nd Floor
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-6100
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Clear Lake Office (Clinic)
2323 Clear Lake City Blvd
Houston, Texas 77062
United States
(281) 480-1002
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  • Board Certified in Ophthalmology
    American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Medical License
    Texas Medical Board


  • MD from University of Texas at Houston
    Houston, Texas
  • Residency at Emory University
    Atlanta, Georgia

  • Clinical Fellowship at Minnesota Eye Consultants
    Minneapolis, Minnesota


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Female

Professional Statement

Dr Sumitra Khandelwal is Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine, Cullen Eye Institute and also serves as Medical Director for the Lions Eye Bank of Texas. Her clinical interests include cornea, cataract and refractive surgery. She serves as chair of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Complex Cataract Surgery Committee. She is associate editor of Cornea Cross-Linking, 2nd edition a comprehensive overview of the treatment options for keratoconus and ectasia after LASIK. She has written several publications and spoken an national meetings about optimizing outcomes in cornea and cataract surgery. Dr Khandelwal sees patients at Alkek Eye Center in the medical center as well as at Space Center Eye in Clear Lake.

Professional Interests

  • Cornea Transplantation
  • Cataract surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Keratoconus

Physician Specialties

  • Ophthalmology