Meera Avila is a native Houstonian. She attended college at Washington University in St. Louis, graduating in 2008. She was a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority and was elected a member of the sorority’s Executive committee.
She graduated from UT Houston Medical School in 2014. She then stayed on at UT Houston for Internal Medicine Residency, which she completed in 2017, and then GI Fellowship, completed in 2020. She is a practicing Gastroenterologist with UT Health.
Meera is an active member of the Junior League of Houston and enjoys giving back to the Houston community. Additionally, she is actively involved in her children’s schools. In her spare time, Meera enjoys playing tennis and traveling.