John D. Conklin Jr., MD

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

Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Kentucky Clinic
Third Floor, Wing C
740 S. Limestone
Lexington KY 40536-0284

Call 859-323-5867
Fax 859-323-8510

(Primary eye care and all subspecialty eye care)

Dining, Internet/Wi-Fi, Information desk, Pharmacy services, Wheelchairs

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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences


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

Call 859-987-3910

(Primary eye care)

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Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

Kentucky Clinic South
2400 Greatstone Point
Lexington KY 40504-3274

Call 859-257-2020

(Refractive Surgery)

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  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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