Sherif K. Khalil, M.D.
Sherif Khalil, M.D. is a native Houstonian in spirit and education. His wife and parents are also practicing physicians in Houston. With the exception of undergraduate education at Vanderbilt University, all of his education was completed in Houston. He is a graduate of St. John's High School and attended the University of Texas-Houston for medical school, residency in Ophthalmology and an additional year of fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery.
He practiced in west Houston for eight years with H. Tom Youens, M.D. before joining Houston Eye Associates. His surgical practice is focused on two primary areas:"no needle, no stitch" cataract surgery and plastic surgery of the eyelids. Attention to detail before, during, and after surgery is given to each patient by Dr. Khalil himself. Medical decisions are based on evidence, and you will find the practice to be friendly and ethical. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is an active member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Khalil is the acting Chief of the Ophthalmology Department at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital.
Dr. Khalil supports a variety of charities including Friends of Egyptian Children with Cancer, Benevolent Missions International, and the Hermann Eye Fund. He has traveled to Belize with Benevolent Missions International, performing cataract surgery on the indigent population there.
Dr. Khalil enjoys jogging, reading, and cooking out with family and friends. He lives in Memorial with his wife, Elaine, and three children (Kathryn, Carter, and Clayton). He looks forward to meeting you and your family in the clinic and will do his very best in caring for your vision.
Dr. Khalil sees patients in our Katy and Memorial City locations.