Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

Karen L. Klugo, M.D. sees patients in the Kenwood office.

Eye Care Services

  • Comprehensive periodic eye examinations for good eye health, early detection of potential vision problems and for up-to-date eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions
  • Diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders, including diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, glaucoma, and external eye diseases involving the lids, corneas, and conjunctiva
  • Advanced, outpatient cataract surgery without the need for stitches
  • Custom cataract treatment using toric and ReSTOR® intraocular lenses, designed to treat cataracts and to correct presbyopia
  • Consultations in response to referrals from family physicians, internists and optometrists at the Kenwood office


  • Ohio, License No. 35.079944

Board & Other Certification

  • American Board of Ophthalmology

Education and Training

  • Ophthalmology Residency: The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH (2000-2003)
  • Internship: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (1999-2000)
  • Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine & Public Health, Columbus, OH (M.D., 1999)
  • Undergraduate: The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (B.S., Molecular Genetics, 1995)

Surgery Center & Hospital Affiliations

  • CVP Surgery Center, Blue Ash
  • CVP Surgery Center, IvyPointe
  • The Jewish Hospital Kenwood

Professional & Scientific Affiliations

  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Ohio State Medical Association
  • Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati
  • Ohio Ophthalmological Society
  • Cincinnati Society of Ophthalmologists
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Karen L. Klugo, M.D.
(513) 745-9787
Apex Eye - Kenwood Location
5240 East Galbraith
Suite B
Cincinnati, OH 45236