Dr. Ravi Krishnan is a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, cataracts and Laser vision correction. Dr. Krishnan received his medical degree from Texas A&M College of Medicine in College Station. He then went on to complete an internship at the Baylor College of Medicine, followed by a residency in ophthalmology at the world renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Krishnan completed his subspecialty training in glaucoma at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. Krishnan has been in private practice in Corpus Christi since 1997.
Dr. Krishnan has performed thousands of cataract surgeries. He specializes in “clear cornea, no stitch, no patch, no shot”, cataract surgery using the latest multifocal lenses. Dr. Krishnan has also undergone extensive training for Lasik refractive surgery. He is the only fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist in the Coastal Bend area at this time.
Locally, Dr. Krishnan is actively involved in the training of family practice residents with the Columbia Bay Area Hospital Residency Program. He has also conducted numerous Continuing Medical Education presentations for medical professionals in the South Texas area. Dr. Krishnan also served as the Section Chief-Department of Ophthalmology for the Christus Spohn Hospital System from 2008 to 2013 which includes Christus Spohn Memorial, Spohn, Shoreline, and Spohn South. Dr. Krishnan is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Texas Medical Association, and the Nueces County Medical Society. Dr. Krishnan and the staff at the Eye Institute of Corpus Christi are devoted to providing excellence in eye care.
5729 Esplande Dr.
Corpus Christi, 78414, Texas