Dr. Kenneth Kenyon is one of the world’s most experienced eye surgeons in the areas of corneal transplantation, trauma and refractive surgery. He practices, teaches, and conducts research continuously in the Greater Boston area as well as in Europe, the Middle East and the Caribbean. He has performed thousands of corneal transplant and refractive surgical procedures and has trained more than 150 clinical and research fellows. He has authored over 300 scientific publications including a definitive text on ocular trauma. Dr. Kenyon has served on the editorial boards of several ophthalmic journals and is a member of the international advisory board of Tissue Banks International. He is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and has received the Senior Honor Award of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr Kenyon was recently named as one of the “Best Ophthalmologists in America”.
Dr. Kenyon graduated from Harvard College with high honors and from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed residency and chief residency in ophthalmology at the Wilmer Institute of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, followed by a cornea fellowship at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School and the Eye Research Institute. After a faculty position at Johns Hopkins, he directed the Cornea Service at the Infirmary from 1978 to 1990, when he founded Cornea Consultants, a Boston-based, internationally recognized center for clinical practice, training and research. Dr Kenyon has performed refractive surgery since 1984 and has participated as an investigator in clinical trials of radial and astigmatic keratotomy, as well as excimer laser refractive surgery. He is a founding partner of the Boston Eye Surgery & Laser Center, the Laser Eye Center of Boston, University Eye & Ear Consultants of Boston, and Eye & Ear Hospital International (Lebanon).
Dr. Kenyon is an Associate Clinical Professor at the Harvard Medical School, Senior Surgeon at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, and Senior Clinical Scientist at the Schepens Eye Research Institute.