Dipa Mody Kodukula attended the University of Houston where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in 2001 and a Doctor of Optometry degree in 2005. She completed one of her internships at Lakeline Vision Source. Her second internship was at 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 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 specializes in operating the Dry Eye Clinic at Lakeline Vision. Dry eye syndrome is a chronic lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye. It has several causes. Dr. K prescribes Restasis, Lacrisert, and performs minor surgery procedues such as lacrimal occlusion.
Her other interests include Lasik co-management and ocular disease. 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 practiced in different offices over Texas and eventually moved to Austin. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Satish and their daughter. Her hobbies include cooking, music, and aerobics.