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Christian S. Klein, M.D.

Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests

Cataract Surgery; Eye Care

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 273-3937

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Klein is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. He is affiliated with Strong Memorial and Rochester General Hospitals. Dr. Klein is a Rochester native and graduate of McQuaid Jesuit High School. He attended the College of William and Mary and went on to earn his medical degree at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY. After completing his ophthalmology residency at University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, he entered private practice in Chicago and Northwestern Indiana. In addition to his clinical practice he was an instructor of ophthalmology at Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. Dr. Klein is licensed in New York and is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He provides a full range of clinical services from routine eye care to the medical management of glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and other eye diseases. In addition, Dr. Klein provides surgical treatment in the management of cataracts as well as laser therapy for a variety of conditions. He enjoys teaching and takes a team-centered approach to patient care, working with primary care providers and specialists from many disciplines.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology

Education

1996
BS | The College of William and Mary
Arts & Sciences

2002
MD | SUNY Upstate Medical University
Medicine

2003
INTERNSHIP | York Hospital
INTERNAL MEDICINE

2006
RESIDENCY | University Hospitals of Cleveland
OPHTHALMOLOGY

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2002 - 06/30/2003
Internship in at York Hospital

07/01/2003 - 06/30/2006
Residency in Ophthalmology at University Hospitals of Cleveland - Case Western Reserve School of Medicine