Dr. Augustine Kellis, MD

Dr. Augustine Kellis, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Augustine Kellis, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Youngstown, OH and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1075 W Western Reserve Rd

Youngstown, OH 44514

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Kellis

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kellis performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Kellis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

86  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


Read Less

28  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Mt Sinai Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mt Sinai Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Aventura Hospital and Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Hollywood Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Pky Regl Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kellis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kellis does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kellis and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kellis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kellis to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kellis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

My son had a potentially serious issue and the entire staff was excellent! Dr. Barkan was wonderful, as usual. Dr. Kellis was fantastic and went above and beyond in his care and help in the next steps to be taken. April and Maria also went above and beyond expectation in helping us. I highly...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
My wife and I have been going to Dr Kellis's for our annual eye care, I also had cataracts taken care of as well as a detached retina. Always had excellent care.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I've been a patient of Dr Kellis for years and he has to be the BEST ever! He's very caring, understanding and takes time with you. I drive 2 1/2 hours to see him so that should say something! His office staff is very professional and are always there to help in any circumstance! Hats off to Dr...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I went to see Dr kellis about a problem I was having with my right eye. In the morning & sometimes through out my day, I cannot see out of the middle of my eye...it's black. I only see light around the edges. The dr thought it might be an issue with my carotid artery being blocked so he...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr. Kellis is a very caring, personable & professional eye doctor. I had eye surgery in March 2015 and Dr Kellis and his staff were phenomenal!! I have never experienced such personal & professional care any where. I would not hesitate to refer my loved ones to Dr. Kellis.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Kellis?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!