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Southeastern Retina Associates Welcomes Mark Kleinman, MD

Posted on June 3, 2018 by SERA

Southeastern Retina Associates welcomes Mark Kleinman, MD, to its Tri-Cities offices beginning June 1, 2018. Dr. Kleinman will primarily serve our Tri-Cities market locations, including offices in Johnson City, Kingsport, Bristol, and Abingdon.

Dr. Kleinman specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal tears and detachments, and macular holes and membranes. He comes to Southeastern Retina Associates from the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

Dr. Kleinman completed his fellowship in vitreo-retinal surgery and his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Kentucky. He earned his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. A member of both the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Retina Specialties, Dr. Kleinman has received numerous awards for his commitment to ophthalmic research and clinical trials.

Southeastern Retina Associates is thrilled to have Dr. Kleinman join our 4 highly trained and experienced Tri-Cities physicians. “Dr. Kleinman is a superb addition to our physician team here in the Tri-Cities. In particular, his interest and experience in clinical research further exemplifies our commitment to offering the very latest in cutting-edge technologies and treatment options.”, said Southeastern Retina Associates CEO Andy Laverghetta.

Established in 1980, Southeastern Retina Associates has 16 full-time vitreo-retinal surgeons throughout their 20 offices in East TN, Southwest VA, and Northeast GA.