Maanasa Indaram


Global health care advocate and avid traveler

Dr. Maanasa Indaram is an ophthalmologist who specializes in treating adults and children with strabismus, a condition of misaligned eyes that has a number of causes. She manages strabismus with glasses, injections of botulinum toxin (Botox) or eye muscle surgery. Her expertise and interests also include eye movement disorders, cataracts, glaucoma, amblyopia (lazy eye), ptosis (drooping upper eyelid), dermoid cysts of the eye and retinopathy of prematurity (a potentially blinding disease affecting some premature babies).

Indaram earned her medical degree at Duke University School of Medicine. She then completed a residency in ophthalmology at UCSF, followed by a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus at Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts Eye and Ear, both affiliates of Harvard Medical School’s ophthalmology department.

Indaram is a member of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Frederick C. Cordes Eye Society and Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

  • Education

    Duke University School of Medicine, 2012

  • Residencies

    UCSF, Ophthalmology, 2016

  • Fellowships

    Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus, 2017

  • Board Certifications

    Ophthalmology, American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

I am passionate about caring for people with all kinds of vision disorders, because treatment can have a large and lasting impact on their lives.

Adult Strabismus and Eye Motility Disorders Clinic

400 Parnassus Ave., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143