Your Trusted Optometrists Near LensCrafters
The optometrists at Timothy P Kenkel & Associates make it a priority to continuously update themselves on new diagnostic equipment and optometric methodologies. At both locations next to LensCrafters in Cincinnati, our eye doctors have proudly offered quality eye care to patients in Bridgetown, Western Hills and the surrounding areas for many years.
Meet Our Eye Doctors in Cincinnati, OH
Dr. Timothy P. Kenkel has been in practice since July of 1985, when he graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry. He practices at both the Glenway and Princeton Pike locations. He has been performing comprehensive eye exams, treating eye diseases and fitting specialized contact lenses for the last 30 years.
He is a native to this area as he attended Elder High School and the University of Cincinnati before graduating from The Ohio State University. Dr Kenkel, his wife Michelle, and his three sons, Alex,Adam,Erik, are all lifelong residents of Cincinnati.
Marc A. Burcham O.D., M.S. joined Dr. Timothy Kenkel and Associates in July of 2010. He practices comprehensive optometry including the treatment and diagnosis of diabetic eye disease, glaucoma, cataracts, dry eye, high risk medications, general wellness exams, pediatric optometry and the fitting of contact lenses—including soft contact lenses, gas permeable, keratoconus and post LASIK. He sees patients primarily in our Tri-County location.
Dr. Burcham completed his undergraduate degree at Miami University, obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry. He studied optometry at The Ohio State University and graduated in 2010 magna cum laude with his Doctorate of Optometry. Concurrently, he completed a Master’s degree in vision science, focusing on sports vision, specifically on eye movements and baseball. While at The Ohio State University, Dr. Burcham was selected to the international optometric honor society Beta Sigma Kappa.
Dr. Burcham is certified by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry for the treatment and management of ocular disease and is a member of the American Optometric Association. He and his wife Stefanie, daughter Addison and son Cooper are residents of Fairfield Township, Ohio.
Dr. Julie Cleary practices in the Western Hills location. She joined Dr. Kenkel and Associates in October 2002. She graduated cum laude from Xavier University with a Bachelors of Science. In 1999 she earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Indiana University College of Optometry.
Dr. Cleary specializes in contact lens fittings and the early detection and treatment of eye diseases. She is originally from the Cincinnati area, where she attended Seton High School, and currently resides with her husband, Michael, and her children Katie, Matthew, Brian and Sarah.
Dr. Ellen (Wolke) Grubb returned to the Cincinnati area last year and joined Dr. Kenkel and Associates in June of 2014. Dr. Grubb grew up in Middletown, Ohio, where she graduated from Bishop Fenwick High School. She graduated from Baldwin Wallace College in 2006 and The Ohio State University College of Optometry in 2010.
Dr. Grubb is a member of the Ohio Optometric Association and The American Optometric Association. Dr. Grubb works with patients of all ages and optometric needs and continually strives to provide each patient with personal attention and care. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, skiing and just being outdoors for any reason.