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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
19 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Pratap Challa is Good. Dr. Challa has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Pratap Challa, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)

Education & Awards

Dr. Challa graduated from University of Florida, Gainesville. He has 6 awards.

Duke University Eye Center Golden Globe Award for
Glaucoma Scholars Award
Outstanding Ophthalmology Resident of the Year
Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Durham, NC


Dr. Challa has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Durham Regional Hospital 
  • Duke University Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Pratap Challa MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Pratap Challa practice?
Dr. Pratap Challa has 2 office locations.
Dr. Pratap Challa practices Ophthalmology near Durham, NC.
See Durham Ophthalmologists.