G. Atma Vemulakonda M.D.

G. Atma Vemulakonda M.D.

Bio

Dr. Vemulakonda is a UW assistant professor of ophthalmology at UW Medical Center and Harborview Medical Center. His numerous clinical interests involve…

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Patient Care Philosophy

Enabling the patient to become actively involved with his or her medical team ensures treatment of the patient and not just the disease.

Personal Interests

Hiking

Clinical Interests

Age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular disease including occlusions, vitreoretinal infectious disease, trauma involving the retina and vitreous, and vitreoretinal surgery including macular disease and retinal detachment.

Research Interests

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), Retinal vascular occlusions, Macular surgery, Retinal reattachment surgery, Diabetic retinopathy,  and Vitreoretinal infectious disease.

Education

  • InstitutionCredentialYear
  • Washington University School of MedicineMedical education2002
  • Oregon Health and Science UniversityFellowship
  • Oregon Health and Sciences UniversityTeaching Appointment
  • St. John's Mercy Medical CenterInternship
  • Washington University SOMResidency

Board Certifications

  • CertificationSpecialtyYear
  • American Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology2008
Dr. Vemulakonda is a UW assistant professor of ophthalmology at UW Medical Center and Harborview Medical Center. His numerous clinical interests involve diseases and disorders of the retina and vitreous of adults, such as vitreoretinal surgery, age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular disease and occlusions, vitreoretinal infectious disease and trauma involving the retina and vitreous. He also serves as the Director of the Vitreo-Retinal Fellowship in the Department of Ophthalmology.

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