Dr. Srilaxmi Bearelly is a nationally recognized ophthalmologist specializing in macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular occlusions, choroidal neovascularization and macular disorders. Her research interests include retinal imaging of age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.
Dr. Bearelly graduated from Northwestern University with a B.A. in Biology, received her M.D. from Northwestern University Medical School, as well as 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 is listed as one of "America's Top Ophthalmologists" by Consumers' Research Council of America. She received several research awards, including an NIH/NEI K12 Mentored Research Career Award, NIH/NEI K23 Mentored Research Career Award, and a Young Investigator Award by Retinal Degenerations Symposium at the International Congress of Eye Research Meeting in China.