David Maxwell Kleinman, M.D., M.B.A.View Contact & Scheduling
Besides attending to his clinical practice at the Flaum Eye Institute, Dr. Kleinman is has founded several small start-up firms developing new treatments for eye diseases. He also serves as a consultant to both large and small ophthalmic pharmaceutical and device companies nationally.
Dr. Kleinman has served as a clinical investigator in the pharmaceutical treatment of diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, and retinal vascular occlusions. He has served on multiple safety monitoring committees and expert review panels and has made numerous contributions to clinical and research publications in national and international journals of ophthalmology. Dr. Kleinman has made presentations throughout the world on topics in ophthalmology. In addition, he participated as a surgeon for the Himalayan Cataract Project and served as a staff ophthalmologist for Project ORBIS International, Inc.
Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology
Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology (Part-Time) - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD)
Residency & Fellowship
Fellowship, Medical Sciences Building University of Toronto (Canada). 1999 - 2000
Residency, Ophthalmology, Colorado Psychiatric Hospital. 1994 - 1997
Internship, Internal Medicine, University of Washington Medical Center. 1993 - 1994
MD | University of Colorado School of Medicine. 1993
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
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.
Huvard MJ, Patnaik JL, Kleinman DM, Preston M, Zacks DN, Kocab AJ, van de Goor J, Wagner BD, Cho S, Lynch AM, Mandava N
Translational vision science & technology.. 2023 November 112 (11):35. Epub 1900 01 01.
Wang F, Sansbury L, Ferrante S, Maiese EM, Willson J, Chen CC, Nunna S, Sun K, Kleinman DM
Journal of medical economics.. 2022 January 13 :1-34. Epub 01/13/2022.
Ho AC, Kleinman DM, Lum FC, Heier JS, Lindstrom RL, Orr SC, Chang GC, Smith EL, Pollack JS
Ophthalmic surgery, lasers & imaging retina.. 2020 November 151 (11):633-639. Epub 1900 01 01.
Chen A, Dang S, Chung MM, Ramchandran RS, Bessette AP, DiLoreto DA, Kleinman DM, Sridhar J, Wykoff CC, Kuriyan AE
Ophthalmology. Retina.. 2020 August 28 Epub 08/28/2020.
Wells JA, Glassman AR, Jampol LM, Aiello LP, Antoszyk AN, Baker CW, Bressler NM, Browning DJ, Connor CG, Elman MJ, Ferris FL, Friedman SM, Melia M, Pieramici DJ, Sun JK, Beck RW,
JAMA ophthalmology.. 2016 February 134 (2):127-34. Epub 1900 01 01.
Balderson DE, Cai G, Fries MA, Kleinman DM, McLaughlin MM, Trivedi TM, Wurzelmann JI, Young SB
BMC ophthalmology.. 2015 April 1715 :42. Epub 04/17/2015.
Gensheimer WG, Kleinman DM, Gonzalez MO, Sobti D, Cooper ER, Smits G, Loxley A, Mitchnick M, Aquavella JV
Journal of ocular pharmacology and therapeutics : the official journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics.. 2012 October 28 (5):473-8. Epub 05/03/2012.
Ramchandran RS, Diloreto DA, Chung MM, Kleinman DM, Plotnik RP, Graman P, Aquavella JV
Ophthalmology.. 2012 April 119 (4):674-81. Epub 01/23/2012.
Dugel PU, Blumenkranz MS, Haller JA, Williams GA, Solley WA, Kleinman DM, Naor J
Ophthalmology.. 2012 January 119 (1):124-31. Epub 11/23/2011.
Gangaputra S, Almukhtar T, Glassman AR, Aiello LP, Bressler N, Bressler SB, Danis RP, Davis MD,
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science.. 2011 August 352 (9):6168-73. Epub 08/03/2011.
Kim DD, Kleinman DM, Kanetaka T, Gerritsen ME, Nivaggioli T, Weber D, Durán WN
Microcirculation : the official journal of the Microcirculatory Society, Inc.. 2010 February 17 (2):128-36. Epub 1900 01 01.
Nia J, Lam WC, Kleinman DM, Kirby M, Liu ES, Eng KT
Canadian journal of ophthalmology. Journal canadien d'ophtalmologie.. 2003 February 38 (1):46-51. Epub 1900 01 01.
High Altitude Retinal Hemorrhages in a Colorado Skier
Honigman B; Noordewier E; Kleinman D; Yaron M.
High Altitude Medicine and Biology. 2001; 2: 539-544.
Aust N Z J Ophthalmology. 1999; 27(2): 163.
Kleinman DM; Dunne EF; Taravella MJ.
Arch Ophthalmology. 1998; 116(7): 949-50.
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