Vikram Durairaj, M.D., F.A.C.S
Dr. Vikram D. Durairaj was raised in San Antonio, Texas where both his physician parents practiced medicine for over 25 years. He graduated from Trinity University with a degree in Biology and a minor in Biophysics. While attending medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center, he was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society. Dr. Durairaj completed his Internship at Georgetown University and his Residency at the University of Colorado. He completed his 2-year American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Before joining Texas Oculoplastic Consultants, Dr. Durairaj was a Professor of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He served as the Director of the Ophthalmology Residency Program and Director of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship at the University of Colorado. He also served as the Co-Director of Medical School Education in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. Dr. Durairaj has given over 250 invited national and international lectures and courses, published over 100 peer-reviewed manuscripts, chapters, and abstracts, and presented his research at national and international meetings. He has served as editor and reviewer for 18 scholarly publications. He has been selected as US News and World Report Top Doctors, America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Best Doctors in America, and Best Doctors for Executives, Colorado. In 2011, he received the achievement award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He currently serves as Program Chair for the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Durairaj has a passion for tennis and traveling with his family. His wife is a practicing Hospitalist and they have 2 wonderful children.