Vikram David Durairaj, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Dr. Vikram David Durairaj was raised in Central 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.
Dr. Durairaj is a board certified ophthalmologist and takes his fiduciary role very seriously. His dedication to uncompromising care is demonstrated in his pristine record and excellent standing with the Texas Medical Board.
Dr. Durairaj has performed over 20,000 eyelid, orbit and lacrimal surgeries and is in excellent standing with the Texas Medical Board. He currently serves as Manager of TOC Eye and Face and is Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at the Dell Medical School – University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Durairaj is the Director of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship and Preceptor of the AACS Facial Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship at TOC Eye and Face.
Dr. Durairaj has given over 400 invited national and international lectures and courses, published over 200 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 to US News and World Report Top Doctors, America’s Top Ophthalmologists, Best Doctors in America, Texas Super Doctors, and Best Doctors in Austin. In 2011, he received the achievement award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology and served as Program Chair for the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Durairaj has a passion for tennis. His wife specializes in Internal Medicine and they enjoy spending time with their two wonderful children.
2016 Austin’s Top Doctors
2015, 2016 Texas Super Doctors
2013 – Best Doctors in America
2013 Best Doctors for Executives, Colorado
2013 Speaker of the Day Award, Hawaii Eye 2013
2012 Marvin H. Quickert Thesis Award – Eric Hink, Leslie Wei, Vikram Durairaj
2012 US News and World Report Top Doctors
2011 Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology