John D. Conklin Jr., MD

Practice areas

Practice areas

Clinical interests

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
  • Refractive Surgery

John D. Conklin Jr., MD


My name is John Conklin; I received my medical degree from the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington. I am board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology


University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

University of Kentucky, Lexington

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Ophthalmology

Advanced Eye Care

Shriners Medical Center
Fourth and Fifth Floors
110 Conn Terrace
Lexington KY 40508

Call 859-323-5867
Fax 859-323-8510

(Primary eye care and all subspecialty eye care)

Starting March 20, appointments will be scheduled at the new Shriner's location.

UK HealthCare Parking Garage (Parking Structure #8) is directly behind Shriners Medical Center.

Directions to Shriners Medical Center »
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Advanced Eye Care

Bourbon Medical Center
2017 S. Main St.
Paris KY 40361

Call 859-987-3910

(Primary eye care)

Directions to Bourbon Medical Center »

Insurance information

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UK Refractive Surgery

Call 859-257-2020

  1. Hainsworth DP, Pearson PA, Conklin JD, Ashton P. Sustained release intravitreal dexamethasone. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 1996; 12(1):57-63. PMID: 8925398.
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  2. Hainsworth DP, Conklin JD, Bierly JR, Ax D, Ashton P. Intravitreal delivery of ciprofloxacin. J Ocul Pharmacol Ther. 1996; 12(2):183-91. PMID: 8773934.
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  3. Conklin JD, Litteral G, Schmeisser ET, Van Meter WS. An evaluation of four multifocal contact lenses in young monocular aphakic patients. CLAO J. 1992 Apr; 18(2):92-4. PMID: 1606680.
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  4. Van Meter WS, Conklin J. Penetrating keratoplasty for corneal perforation in an obtunded patient. Ophthalmic Surg. 1992 Feb; 23(2):137-9. PMID: 1549293.
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  5. Conklin JD, Goins KM, Smith TJ. Corneal traction suture in trabeculectomy. Ophthalmic Surg. 1991 Sep; 22(9):494. PMID: 1945271.
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