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Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Dr. Patricia Chévez-Barrios

Our Physicians - Dr. Patricia Chévez-Barrios

Patricia Chévez-Barrios, M.D.

Dr. Patricia Chévez-Barrios

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Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine and Ophthalmology
Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Practice Location

Scurlock Tower
6560 Fannin Street, Suite 450
Houston, TX 77030
Office: 713-441-8843
Fax: 713-793-1636



Colegio de Ciencias y Humanidades,National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).

Medical School

Faculty of Medicine, National Autonomous University of Mexico UNAM


Ophthalmology: Luis Sanchez Bulnes Hospital, Association to Prevent Blidness in Mexico,Coyoacan, Mexico
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology: Affiliated Hospitals, Baylor College of Medicine


Anterior Segment: Luis Sanchez Bulnes Hospital, Association to Prevent Blidness in Mexico,Coyoacan, Mexico
Ophthalmic Pathology: Luis Sanchez Bulnes Hospital Association to Prevent Blidness in Mexico, Coyoacan, Mexico
Ophthalmic Pathology: Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine
Retina and Vitreous: Department of Ophthalmology, University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Areas of Interest

Specialist in Ophthalmic Pathology

  • Routine specimens and biopsies of ocular lesions (including corneal and intraocular biopsies)
  • Immunofluorescence for bullous diseases of conjunctiva and eyelids
  • Cytopathology of ocular lesions (cornea, conjunctiva, vitreous, anterior chamber, and fine needle aspiration biopsies of intraocular lesions)
  • Vitreous diagnosis (inflammatory, infectious, neoplastic)
  • Frozen sections and intraoperative diagnosis
  • Tumor prognostic factors (genetic and molecular diagnosis)
  • Infectious diseases
  • Outside consultation service


English, Spanish


After finishing all seven of her postdoctoral training programs, Dr. Chévez-Barrios joined the faculty of the Baylor College of Medicine in 1996 as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology, with a secondary appointment in the Department of Ophthalmology. She became a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology there in 2004, and received the Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Award for Faculty Excellence in Teaching and Evaluation and became Associate Member of the Cell and Gene Therapy Center that same year. She was appointed Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Pathology at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in 2006. Dr. Chévez- Barrios assumed her current positions at Methodist in 2004.

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