David M. Kleinman, M.D., M.B.A.

David M. Kleinman, M.D., M.B.A.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 659
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 273-3937
Fax: (585) 276-1189

Research Bio

Dr. Kleinman's research involves the pharmaceutical treatment of diabetic retinopathy and age related macular degeneration. He has made numerous contributions to clinical and research publications in national and international journals of ophthalmology, and has made presentations throughout the world. In addition, he participated as a surgeon for the Himalayan Cataract Project and served as a staff ophthalmologist for Project ORBIS International, Inc.



National Clinical Trials involve VEGF trap treatment for age related macular degeneration and Age related eye disease study 2.

Retina research trials involve Adaptive Optics Imaging of Inherited Macular Diseases.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Community Faculty of the Year. Rochester Eye Institute, University of Rochester School of Medicine. Rochester, New York. 2006
Rochester Regional Business Plan Contest Winner, Eyeon Therapeutics, Inc 2005
William L. Vick Award in Entrepreneurship, William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Rochester, 2004
Deans List; William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Rochester 2003 - 2004
Deans Scholar; William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Rochester. Full tuition scholarship for MBA degree: 2002 - 2004
American Medical Association Physicians Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education; 2001
American Medical Association Physicians Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education 1996
Edgar and Marion Adler Scholar Award; (for academic merit and creativity in medical school) 1992 - 1993
Edgar and Marion Adler Scholar Award for academic merit and creativity in medical school) 1990 - 1991

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 8 available »

2012
Gensheimer WG; Kleinman DM; Gonzalez MO; Sobti D; Cooper ER; Smits G; Loxley A; Mitchnick M; Aquavella JV. "Novel formulation of glycerin 1% artificial tears extends tear film break-up time compared with Systane lubricant eye drops." J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 2012; 28(5): 473-8. Link
2012
Ramchandran RS; Diloreto DA Jr,; Chung MM; Kleinman DM; Plotnik RP; Graman P; Aquavella JV. "Infectious endophthalmitis in adult eyes receiving Boston type I keratoprosthesis". Ophthalmology. 2012; 119(4): 674-81. Link
2012
Dugel PU; Blumenkranz MS; Haller JA; Williams GA; Solley WA; Kleinman DM; Naor J. "A randomized, dose-escalation study of subconjunctival and intravitreal injections of sirolimus in patients with diabetic macular edema." Ophthalmology. 2012; 119(1): 124-31. Link
2010
Kim DD; Kleinman DM; Kanetaka T; Gerritsen ME; Nivaggioli T; Weber D; DurĂ¡n WN. "Rapamycin inhibits VEGF-induced microvascular hyperpermeability in vivo." Microcirculation. 2010; 17(2): 128-36. Link
2003 Feb
Nia J, Lam WC, Kleinman DM, Kirby M, Liu ES, Eng KT. "Retinopathy in sickle cell trait: does it exist?" Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d'ophtalmologie. 2003 Feb; 38(1):46-51.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology

Education

MD | Medicine | Univ of Colorado Sch Medicine1993
BA | History | Brown University1988

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at University of Toronto07/01/1999 - 6/30/00
Residency in Ophthalmology at University of Colorado School of Medicine07/01/1994 - 6/30/97
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Washington Medical Center06/24/1993 - 6/23/94