Dr. Khandelwal is an Assistant Professor at the Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine. She also serves as the anterior segment staff ophthalmologist at the Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center as well as the Medical Director for the Lions Eye Bank of Texas. Dr. Khandelwal's clinical research interests include cornea ectasia such as keratoconus, ocular surface diseases, and optimizing outcomes in cataract surgery. She serves as primary investigator for several studies aimed to improve the safety and quality of anterior segment surgery.
She obtained her medical degree from University of Texas at Houston and completed her residency at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She then completed her fellowship in cornea, external disease, cataract and refractive surgery at Minnesota Eye Consultants in Minneapolis Minnesota.