Dr. James Klancnik Jr, MD

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Dr. James 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.

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    New York, NY 10022
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    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.

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    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  No malpractice claims found
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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Posterior Multifocal Placoid Pigment Epitheliopathy
    • Angioid Streaks of Choroid
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Choroid Diseases and Disorders
    • Choroidal Melanoma
    • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
    • Choroiditis
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Cystoid Macular Edema
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Eye Disease
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drusen
    • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Dry Eyes
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Disease
    • Eye Infections
    • Floaters
    • Graves' Disease
    • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Degeneration
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Multifocal Choroiditis
    • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Artery Occlusion
    • Retinal Degeneration
    • Retinal Detachment
    • Retinal Detachment With Break
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Edema
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Migraine
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
    • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Education

    • Medical School
      Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University

      Graduated in 1998

    • Internship Hospital
      Lankenau Hospital
    • Residency Hospital
      Wills Eye Hospital
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital
    • Undergraduate School
      Yale University

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Ophthalmic Surgery
    • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Diseases
    • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

    Procedures Performed

    • Avastin® Injection
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Injection
    • Eye Surgery
    • Lucentis® Injection
    • Optomap® Retinal Exam
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
    • Retinal Freezing (Cryopexy)
    • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
    • Retinal Laser Surgery
    • Retinal Surgery
    • Retinal Testing
    • Retinal Thermal Laser Therapy
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery