Robert Kleinstein, O.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., F.A.A.O.

DEPARTMENT OF OPTOMETRY

Robert Kleinstein, O.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., F.A.A.O.
Professor, Optometry
Professor, Public Health

Contact Information:
Academic Office - (205) 934-3036
Patient Services/Appointments
UAB Eye Care - (205) 975-2020

Physical Address:
518 Henry Peters Building
1716 University Boulevard

Mailing Address:
HPB 518
1530 Third Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0010

 
 
 

Biographical Sketch:

Education:
OD, MPH, PhD - University of California, Berkley

Secondary Appointments:

Professor, UAB Public Health

Scholarly Activity:

Research:
Current research emphasizes myopia, accommodative lag in children, and clinical outcomes 

Recent Publications:

LinksKrumdieck CL, Fernandez JR, Desmond RA, Kleinstein RN, Shipp MD, Prince CW. C677T methylene-H4-folate-reductase variant decreases binocular accommodation. Optom Vis Sci. 2008 Mar;85(3):196-200.

Mutti DO, Hayes JR, Mitchell GL, Jones LA, Moeschberger ML, Cotter SA, Kleinstein RN, Manny RE, Twelker JD, Zadnik K; CLEERE Study Group. Refractive error, axial length, and relative peripheral refractive error before and after the onset of myopia. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2007 Jun;48(6):2510-9.

Mitchell GL, Hayes JR, Jones LA, Moeschberger ML, Cotter SA, Kleinstein RN, Manny RE, Twelker JD, Zadnik K; CLEERE Study Group. Accommodative lag before and after the onset of myopia. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2006 Mar;47(3):837-46.

Kleinstein RN, Jones LA, Hullett S, Kwon S, Lee RJ, Friedman NE, Manny RE, Mutti DO, Yu JA, Zadnik K; Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Ethnicity and Refractive Error Study Group. Refractive error and ethnicity in children. Arch Ophthalmol. 2003 Aug;121(8):1141-7.

Zadnik K, Manny RE, Yu JA, Mitchell GL, Cotter SA, Quiralte JC, Shipp M, Friedman NE, Kleinstein RN, Walker TW, Jones LA, Moeschberger ML, Mutti DO; Collaborative Longitudinal Evaluation of Ethnicity and Refractive Error (CLEERE) Study Group. Ocular component data in schoolchildren as a function of age and gender. Optom Vis Sci. 2003 Mar;80(3):226-36.