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

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Pratap Challa is Good. Dr. Challa has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars

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 4 awards.

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


Dr. Challa has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Duke University Hospital 
  • Durham VA Medical 

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Additional Information
Dr. Pratap Challa MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Pratap Challa practice?
Dr. Pratap Challa has 5 office locations.
Dr. Pratap Challa practices Ophthalmology near Durham, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Cary, NC.
See Durham Ophthalmologists.