Sushma Yalamanchili, M.D., was raised in Houston and went to St. John’s for high school. She then received a B.S. degree in Biology and a B.A. degree in Spanish from Union College in Schenectady, NY. She went on to pursue her medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York. She completed her medical internship at Albany Medical Center and her ophthalmology residency at the State University of New York–Downstate Medical Center in New York City. She was selected for a neuro-ophthalmology fellowship with Dr. Arthur H. Wolintz at SUNY-Downstate Medical Center.
Before returning to her hometown of Houston, Dr. Yalamanchili had been in private practice in Rochester, NY. After a long stint in the Northeast, Dr. Yalamanchili returned to Houston in 2009 and was at Methodist Eye Associates through 2018.
Dr. Yalamanchili is a board-certified ophthalmologist practicing comprehensive ophthalmology and neuro-ophthalmology. She has presented at various conferences and published numerous articles in ophthalmology medical journals as well as book chapters. She is a member of multiple professional associations including the Alpha Omega Alpha national honor medical society, American Academy of Ophthalmology (Fellow), Harris County Medical Society, and Houston Ophthalmological Society.
Sushma Yalamanchili, M.D., is heavily involved in the Houston community and volunteers at the Kinkaid School, Small Steps Nurturing Center and Bo’s Place. She graduated Cum Laude from Union College and was a Chief Resident in Ophthalmology. Dr. Yalamanchili won the Faculty Teaching Award at Houston Methodist Hospital and was on the Best Doctors in America List for many years including 2017-2018.
Dr. Yalamanchili is deeply committed to patient care and strives to offer the most advanced treatment options for her patients. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Haresh, and their two children. Her interests outside the office include cooking, art, and travel.
Dr. Yalamanchili sees patients at our Memorial City, North Loop, and Tanglewood locations.