Srilaxmi Bearelly, Medical Doctor (MD) Ophthalmology

Srilaxmi Bearelly, Medical Doctor (MD)

New York, NY 10032
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About Srilaxmi Bearelly Medical Doctor (MD)

Srilaxmi Bearelly, MD, MHS is a retina specialist with expertise in the evaluation and treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular occlusions, choroidal neovascularization and macular disorders. Her experience in the treatment of retinal diseases started with a seven-year tenure on the Vitreoretinal Service at Duke University Eye Center in North Carolina (2003 to 2010). Since then, she joined Columbia�s faculty in 2010. She has treated thousands of patients, and helped patients and their families through their treatments. She has also volunteered her medical expertise in underserviced areas, such as El Salvador and rural United States. Dr. Bearelly received her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University, received her M.D. from Northwestern University Medical School, and a Masters of Health Sciences from Duke University School of Medicine. Following her ophthalmology training at Northwestern University, she completed her fellowship training in diseases of the retina and vitreous at Duke University Eye Center. She has written 70 articles, chapters and abstracts, and frequently presents at scientific and professional conferences both nationally and abroad. Currently, Dr. Bearelly is a collaborator on a Columbia University clinical study of retinal changes in preeclamspia (a disease of pregnancy). She is recognized as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor in Ophthalmology, and with Castle Connolly�s Exceptional Women in Medicine award. She received several research awards, including an NIH|NEI K12 and K23 Mentored Research Career Award, and a Young Investigator Award by Retinal Degenerations Symposium at the International Congress of Eye Research Meeting in China. Dr. Bearelly has been certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), and the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS).


CUIMC|Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute 635 West 165th Street New York, NY 10032


Srilaxmi Bearelly has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Specialty Expertise

Srilaxmi Bearelly has the following 8 expertise

  • Intravitreal Injection
  • Retinal Vascular Occlusion
  • Laser Treatment
  • Retinal Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Vitreoretinal Disorder
  • Retinal Disorders


23 Years Experience

Mcgaw Medical Center


Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1999

Srilaxmi Bearelly Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Medicare
    • Medicare