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James M. Klancnik, Jr., MD

James M. Klancnik, Jr., MD

James M. Klancnik, Jr. is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in medical and surgical disorders of the retina and vitreous. He has a particular interest in acute and chronic diseases of the macula including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and retinal vascular disease.

His surgical interests include macular holes, macular pucker, retinal detachment, and diabetic retinopathy. He utilizes all forms of ophthalmic imaging including fluorescein angiography, indocyanine green angiography, as well as noninvasive forms of imaging such as spectral domain optical coherence tomography, autofluorescence photography, and ultrasonography.

Dr. Klancnik is a magna cum laude graduate of Yale University. He earned his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha and Hobart Amory Hare honor medical societies. He completed his internship at the Lankenau Hospital and his ophthalmology residency at Wills Eye Hospital. He completed his medical and surgical vitreoretinal fellowship at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital and Columbia University. He is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at New York University School of Medicine.

Dr. Klancnik is a member of numerous medical organizations including the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retinal Specialists, and Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. He is an author of numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and has presented at scientific meetings nationally and internationally. He is active in numerous clinical trials as principle or sub-investigator and serves as a reviewer for several ophthalmology journals.

Education

Undergraduate: Yale University
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Ophthalmology Residency: Wills Eye Hospital
Vitreoretinal Surgical Fellowship: Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital; Columbia University

Curriculum Vitae

View Dr. Klancnik, Jr.’s full academic history, professional achievements, and research accomplishments.

Academic Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor
of Ophthalmology, NYU

Locations

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Manhattan

460 Park Avenue, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10022

Conveniently located in Midtown East at 57th Street and Park Avenue. Subway access at 59th/Lexington with the 4/5/6 and N/Q/R lines or at 63rd/Lexington with the F line.

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Brooklyn

902 Quentin Road, Suite 601, Brooklyn, NY 11223

Located in south Brooklyn in the Midwood neighborhood. A short walk from the Kings Highway B and Q subway lines or from the Kings Highway F line.

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Westchester

244 Westchester Avenue, Suite 407, White Plains, NY 10604

Located in White Plains on Westchester Avenue near the William L. Butcher Bridge.  For public transportation, take the Metro North Harlem line to the White Plains station and transfer to the Bee Line Bus Service Loop A to stop A8.