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Jeremy Kieval


Lexington Eye Associates
21 Worthen Rd
Lexington, MA 02421
Phone: (781) 862-1620


  • Undergrad: Emory University
  • Medical School: Boston University
  • Residency: Boston University
  • Fellowship: Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Awards and Honors

  • Chief resident, Boston University School of Medicine, Dept of Ophthalmology
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Pathology Honor Society
  • Outstanding Contibutions Award, Boston University School of Medicine

Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • New England Ophthalmological Society


  • Kieval JZ, Karp CL, Abou Shousha M, Galor A, Hoffman RA, Dubovy SR, Wang J.  Ultra-high resolution optical coherence tomography for differentiation of ocular surface squamous neoplasia and pterygia. Ophthalmology. 2012 Mar;119(3):481-6
  • Kieval, JZ.  Techniques in Surface Ablation: A Comparison of Visual  Outcomes and Complications. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011 Spring; 51(2):1-10.
  • Suh LH, Shousha MA, Ventura RU, Kieval JZ, Perez VL, Wang J, Dubovy SR, Rosenfeld SI, Culbertson WW, Alfonso EC, Forster RK. Epithelial Ingrowth After Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty: Description of Cases and Assessment With Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography. Cornea. 2010;
  • Kieval J, Walsh M, Legutko PA, Daly MK. “Efficacy of portable x-ray in identifying retained suture needles in ophthalmologic surgical cases.”  Eye. 2009; 23(8): 1731-4.
  • Munir WM and Kieval J. “Etiology and clinical presentation of irregular astigmatism in other surgical settings.”  In: Wang M and Swartz T, eds.  Irregular Astigmatism: Diagnosis and Treatment.  New Jersey: Slack incorporated.  Pages: 85-98
  • Swartz T, Duplessie M, Munir W, Kieval J, Wang M. “Non-ectatic corneal problems causing irregular astigmatism.” In: Wang M and Swartz T, eds.  Irregular Astigmatism: Diagnosis and Treatment.  New Jersey: Slack incorporated.  Pages: 61-72
  • Kieval JZ, Hubert GW, Charara A, Pare JF, Smith Y. "Subcellular and subsynaptic localization of presynaptic and postsynaptic kainate receptor subunits in the monkey striatum."  The Journal of Neuroscience. 2001; 21: 8746 - 8757
  • Smith Y, Charara A, Paquet M, Kieval JZ, Pare JF, Hanson JE, Hubert GW, Kuwajima M, Levey AI. "Ionotropic and metabotropic GABA and glutamate receptors in primate basal ganglia."  The Journal of Chemical Neuroanatomy. 2001; 22: 13-42
  • Smith Y and Kieval JZ. "Anatomy of the dopamine system in the basal ganglia."  Trends in Neuroscience. 2000; 23: S28-33
  • Smith Y, Kieval J, Couceyro PR, Kuhar MJ. "CART peptide-immunoreactive neurons in the nucleus accumbens in monkeys: ultrastructural analysis, co-localization studies, and synaptic interactions with dopaminergic afferents."  The Journal of Comparative Neurology. 1999; 407: 491-511