Specializes in: Dry eye syndrome, keratoconus, specialty contact lenses, LASIK co-management and ocular disease.
Dr. Dipa Kodukula attended the University of Houston where she received her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees. She completed her internships at Lakeline Vision Source and Bridge Builders in Dallas, TX. Bridge Builders is a non-profit clinic with a primary focus on Glaucoma. It offers free exams and glasses to low-income residents.
Dr. Kodukula specializes in operating the Dry Eye Clinic at Lakeline Vision Source. Keratoconjunctivitis sicca, or dry eye syndrome, is an inflammatory ocular disease that causes chronic lack of sufficient lubrication on the ocular surface. Dr. K prescribes Restasis and performs minor surgical procedures. She is particularly interested in fitting specialty lenses such as amniotic membranes and scleral lenses for patients with dry eyes and keratoconus. Her other interests include Lasik co-management and she also volunteers her time to the InfantSee program. She provides a comprehensive eye and vision assessment for infants within the first year of life regardless of family’s income or access to insurance coverage.
Dr. Kodukula is presently licensed as a Therapeutic Optometrist and as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist. She is a member of the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association.
Dr. Kodukula practiced in many offices over Texas and eventually moved to Austin. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Satish and their daughter and son. Her hobbies include cooking, Bollywood dance, and DIY projects.