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Price Kloess, MD, FAAO

Ophthalmologist at Alabama Vision CenterAccepting new patients?Yes
3928 Montclair Rd
Ste 100
Birmingham, AL 35213
(205) 592-3911

About Dr. Price Kloess

Dr. Price Kloess, MD, FAAO, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained ophthalmologist specializing in blade-free all laser custom LASIK laser vision correction, "no stitch" cataract laser and surgery, refractive lens exchange with bifocal implants, phakic IOL surgery, and corneal transplantation surgery. Dr. Kloess is a clinical assistant for the Eye Hospital in Birmingham. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and served as President of the Alabama Academy of Ophthalmology.

Dr. Kloess has been married over 35 years to his wife and they are members of Mountain Brook Community Church. On the weekends, Dr. Kloess enjoys spending time with family, playing golf, and traveling to new cities. He and his wife stay entertained with their three children and grandchildren!

Hours of Operation:

7:30 AM - 5:15 PM
7:30 AM - 5:15 PM
7:30 AM - 5:15 PM
7:30 AM - 5:15 PM
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This location is currently accepting new patients!
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Bachelor of Science from the University of Alabama 

Medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine

Internship in Internal Medicine at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center

Residency in Ophthalmology at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center 

Fellowship, Cornea, Emory University School of Medicine

Memberships and Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology

American Board of Ophthalmology

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons

Payments Accepted

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Major Credit Cards
  • CareCredit

What patients say about Dr. Kloess

  • Feels respected and part of my treatment plan: dr k is related and able to answer questions

    Olivia L.
  • Dr. Kotlyar is a true expert and has a great bedside manner. H he recognized a possible problem for me and helped me to get to a good place. I recommend him to anyone.

    Joe C.
  • Dr. Kotlyar is a true expert and has a great bedside manner. H he recognized a possible problem for me and helped me to get to a good place. I recommend him to anyone.

    Joe C.
  • Dr. Kotlyar is a true expert and has a great bedside manner. H he recognized a possible problem for me and helped me to get to a good place. I recommend him to anyone.

    Joe C.
  • Very nice young Doctor that trust with my eye care.

    Teresa W.
  • Dr. Doshi has done 4 procedures on my now 82 year old eyes which have given me perfect vision. I HIGHLY recommend him for retina issues.

    Marcia R.
  • Dr. Doshi has done 4 procedures on my now 82 year old eyes which have given me perfect vision. I HIGHLY recommend him for retina issues.

    Marcia R.
  • Dr Wilson was very professional but also very personable. I will definitely see her again!!

    Tammy O.
  • They were quick to get me in as a new patient. Dr. Wilson was professional and made the appointment very easy.

    Doug F.
  • Very efficient and highly professional.

    Brenuk7klf M. .. B.
  • The lady who did my refraction was professional, helpful, knowledgeable and reassuring. I appreciated her.

    J C.
  • we usually go to the Muskegon location. but my 6 year old has been experiencing headaches and his PCP wanted his glasses check and they couldn't get him in as fast as I had hoped for. was sent to grand haven. it was an amazing experience. T... Read More

    Marlene G. S.
  • I went to Shoreline Vision for my annual exam last week, and it was a great visit. Minimal wait time, friendly and very competent staff. It was my first visit with Dr. Wilson, and I felt it was a thorough, unhurried exam. My few questions w... Read More

    D B.
  • Good

    Anna C.
  • Dr. Coady was thorough and explained everything. His staff were very professional.

    Wayne W.
  • Dr. Coady was thorough and explained everything. His staff were very professional.

    Wayne W.
  • Dr. Coady was thorough and explained everything. His staff were very professional.

    Wayne W.
  • My visit with Dr. Byrd and his staff was not only good, it was enlightening. I was told in great detail about my vision and how we can fix it. My exam was probably the most thorough exam I have ever had. As you go through each level of you... Read More

    Kaye L.
  • Awesome group to work with

    Deb V.
  • Always get great service at shoreline and love Dr. olteen.

    M C.
  • Dr. Doshi had a clear understanding of my condition and his staff efficiently and cordially arranged for all pre-op work with outside providers.

    Lois S.
  • I only go yearly for my diabetic eye checkup. The staff are very kind and caring that you receive the best possible treatment. Marla Price has interns in and takes much care making sure they get the training they are looking for. She even t... Read More

    Charles M.
  • I was able to see Dr. Wilson in a timely manner about an eye issue that she helped me resolve. Good service and care! I certainly recommend Shoreline Vision!

    Nancy F.
  • Very professional and personable staff.

    Carrie W.
  • Excellent

    Michael F.
  • All the staff are always very polite, professional and friendly. I have been going there since 2012 with Dr.Barron. I recommend Shoreline Vision, give them 5 stars 🌟

    Jill N.
  • Everyone I met there was very kind and courteous. The doctor was very very intelligent. Definitely trust him with my eyes hopefully he makes them better to see you with.

    Sue H.
  • I was able to get in promptly. Th e Dr. was very thorough and was able to explain the issue and allay my fears. Thanks for the wonderful care.

    William S.
  • Staff was very friendly and helpful. Dr. Wilson was personable and took care of my problem.

    Robert R.
  • Dr. Kloess is the Doctor. He has been my doctor for years now. I was pretty much blind and he made me see with LASIK. Cataracts hit and he made his expertise happen again. God has given this man a special gift. I give Him the glory first an... Read More

    Noel T.
  • Fast friendly service

    Chuck B.
  • Great customer service. Professional

    Julie V.
  • Great care from the minute I walked in the door. I had the most thorough eye exam that I have ever experienced. I was diagnosed with glaucoma which two previous ophthalmologists had given little regard to. I found out from Dr. Kloess that ... Read More

    Michael D.
  • Friendly staff. Prompt. Dr. Riker took his time with me and answered all of my questions.

    Michael C.
  • I highly recommend him. Very professional, compassionate and very much concern about the vision. He is the best!!!

    Bing G.
  • I highly recommend him. Very professional, compassionate and very much concern about the vision. He is the best!!!

    Bing G.
  • I highly recommend him. Very professional, compassionate and very much concern about the vision. He is the best!!!

    Bing G.
  • The staff was so caring that I was at ease almost immediately. They are professional as well as kind & caring. Dr Bartlett was professional - he explained his reasons for procedures and not performing the procedure for which I was referred.... Read More

    Betty V.
  • Very friendly and professional

    Terri B.
  • Dr. Webster is one of the best. Very caring and extremely helpful to your needs. Highly recommend her.

    Linda S.
  • I’ve have been bringing my mom to Dr Doshi for several years. I too am a patient. Dr Doshi is a kind & thoughtful physician. He is Extremely thorough & explains in detail what needs to be done. His staff is wonderful & sweet. I would h... Read More

    Diane H.
  • Very professional and knowledgeable took time to explain everything so i could understand.

    Eddie J.
  • Extremely competent and thorough with eye exam. Communicated concerns clearly and in great detail.

    Catherine L.
  • It's always wonderful to visit Dr. Price. My very first visit, she told me that I was doing such an amazing job with my diabetes. That meant the world to me after all these years, 48 to be exact. A doctor has never ever told me that, EVER a... Read More

    Cindi M.
  • Very professional and friendly

    Bob H.
  • Cataract surgery in both eyes. I have 20/20 vision again after more than 30 years. Doctors and staff were great. No more astigmatism, no more readers. Can't wait to see my golf ball land again. Highly recommended, could not be happier.

    Vaughn W.
  • Dr. Barron answered all my questions and he was very nice. I would see him again anytime that I might need something.

    Pat G.
  • I was recommended by an ER DR at St Barnabas Hospital after being diagnosed with shingles on the left side of head, and face. Because it can affect the cornea of my eye. Dr. Was attentive, ask all questions was very satisfied with is profes... Read More

    Maria P.
  • I was recommended by an ER DR at St Barnabas Hospital after being diagnosed with shingles on the left side of head, and face. Because it can affect the cornea of my eye. Dr. Was attentive, ask all questions was very satisfied with is profes... Read More

    Maria P.
  • Great OD and the staff are very nice. Great place to go to get ur eyes checked out.

    Andre B.
  • Dr.Barttlet is very gentle and caring, my daughter been seeing him 4 years and he's very patient and professional, only eye surgeon she will see. Thank you Dr.Barttlet

    Delores K.
  • I thought they were very efficient and I got through the appointment even faster than ever before .

    Rita D.
  • AVC and Dr V earn the highest recommendation possible.

    David B.
  • He was very polite and informative

    Todd J.
  • She was very nice. I met her for the first time.

    Connie L.
  • Nice office, efficient, friendly and competent.

    Jeanne N.
  • It was a good experience, I am please with how the visit went

    Bobbi H.
  • Thorough diagnosis.

    Dan S.
  • Scheduled appointment quickly, seen quickly durning work day and issue was resolved with one visit.

    Larry S.
  • Dr. Berends was quick and informative. I would recommend him with out reservations

    Stan H.
  • Friendly staff. Nice facility. Life changing easy vision correction procedures.

    Jeremy C.
  • They were very good at what they do. And they cared alot about you as a patient.

    Tim V.
  • The staff is very friendly and helpful. I have the utmost respect and appreciation for Dr Rawlinson.

    Jim E.
  • Dr. Byrd is caring and professional with a quick sense of humor.

    Pamela C.
  • Very thorough and efficient through all facets of my examination.

    Dennis W.
  • Dr Wilson is patient and kind. The entire staff was wonderful

    Cheri H.
  • Just had my first appointment with Dr Reed. He was very pleasant and knowledgeable. Answered my questions with patience.

    Janet S.
  • Professional service

    Carl J.
  • Efficient, very professional, awesome staff. Dr Dewundara listen when you have a concern and she always let you know how everything looks after she's finished.I can go on and on about Dr Dewundara and the staff at Virginia Eye Consultant. A... Read More

    Patricia E.
  • Clean atmosphere, friendly staff and Dr Pittner friendly attitudes and he explained very well

    Araceli W.
  • Dr Abugo's description of what to expect seems to be spot on. She is friendly, yet professional. Felt very comfortable asking her questions

    Janice G.
  • Very professional, and thoroughly answered my questions.

    Sandra F.
  • These guys are proficient, professional, explain everything as they go along. They are friendly. Everything is neat and orderly. No staff member seems above picking up a tissue someone may have dropped unknowingly on the floor. Checking in ... Read More

    Mi M.
  • My surgery went well. I'm grateful to have Dr. Mark Pavilack as my doctor. He explained everything in detail. He is very professional.

    Rita B.
  • This was my initial visit with Dr. Pittner and his staff and I was very pleased with the level of professionalism and courtesy I experienced. I would highly recommend this physician and his supporting organization.

    Tom W.
  • Everyone was very professional and friendly and I was in and out in a very short time. I highly recommend Shoreline vision!!

  • The staff were kind and gentle, and Dr.Cheezum was really thorough and friendly. A great experience, especially for my post-op care.

    Rob W.
  • My experience was very good and everyone was very professional.

    Vic 1.
  • Dr Panda was very nice. I understood everything she explained. She did not talk in words I didn't understand.

    Christopher B.
  • super efficient, like his personality

    Jim M.
  • Great doctor, great staff and great establishment.

    Sam D.
  • Friendly, professional, speedy evaluation.

    Joann E.
  • First visit to Dr. Joly. He spent quality time listening to my concerns and coming up with a treatment plan that was above and beyond what I expected.

    Carolyn C.
  • Dr Jessica Wilson was kind, professional, and very attentive. I saw her as a new patient and was beyond happy with the care I received. I would highly recommend her and her office.

    Heather M.
  • Staff was professional, kind and friendly. There was not a lot of wasted time.

    Norma L.
  • Dr Chen was very professional. He had a warm friendly confidence that won me over. The staff and facilities were all first class. I would highly recommend their services to anyone!

    Robert E. B.
  • Dr Rawlinson is the best around.

    Donna M.
  • Great staff and doctor.

    Roy B.
  • Excellent service and care from the staff from check in to departure, Dr. Iacobucci exceptional .....thank your taking care of me.

    David M.
  • Great Service and in a timely manner.

    Julia M.
  • Experience was very pleasant

    Donald R.
  • A true medical professional. Very appreciative that she adjusted her schedule to include my urgent visit appointment on the 16th. Also explaining the current medical issue that I am experiencing in layman's terms with clarity. Kudos to ... Read More

    CJ W.
  • Dr Rachon always listens and treats my eye condition accordingly.

    Tanya K.
  • Wonderful meeting Dr Whitley. Friendly professional and very likeable and was great with my eye visit.

    M B.
  • Dr. Elkins was brilliant and efficient: two traits that doctors ought to have. I will personally support this office in the future.

    Philip R.
  • Dr Whitley was proficient and considerate.

    Mopat B.
  • The Doctor did a thorough exam and assessment, then we discussed the three options available to rid my eyes of cataract distortions...I feel confident with the upcoming surgery, and look forward to seeing clearly for the first time in twent... Read More

    Michael B.
  • Very efficient and personable with excellent knowledge.

    Ellie C.
  • Very professional and all my questions were answered. I definitely would recommend this practice.

    Dorothy P.
  • Thank you for reaching out to my parents after I told you of their misunderstanding of previous response from your office. You are a awesome person and Dr.

    Kim R.
  • Dr. Pittner diagnosed me with fairly advanced glaucoma several months ago. His evaluation was extremely thorough, and his explanations were crystal clear. He prescribed 2 different eye drops, and the excessive pressure in my eyes almost i... Read More

    Robert J.
  • After a thorough series of eye exams Dr Sardar offered a detailed evaluation of my condition and the recommended procedure to correct my vision. She answered all my questions to my satisfaction. I look forward to the next steps.

    Joseph M.
  • Did not wait long! Very satisfied!

    Donna S.
  • was so friendly and patient with me, made me feel extremely comfortable!!

    Hailey S.
  • I was greeted by friendly faces using my name. My wait in the office was minimal. My pre exam was efficient and all my questions were answered. The doctor who examined me was quick and thorough. I was not pressured to buy Eyewear. I wou... Read More

    Chris W.
  • Everyone at Dr. Byrd’s office is so nice and Dr. Byrd is so knowledgeable I feel so comfortable with putting the care of my eyes in his hands.

    Sue D.
  • Dr. John Oltean is great! Knowledgeable and Professional!

    Rosemary T.
  • Was very happy with Dr Byrd's care & I was in & out fairly quickly.

    Christine S.
  • Was very polite, answered all my questions, and took the time to explain what's going on.

    Missy L.
  • Friendly and helpful!

    Sherry M.
  • The process at the front door works great! Very friendly staff. I had an issue with an eye and they got me right in. Dr.Reed was very thorough in my exam, and I will certainly be going back!

    Julie H.
  • Staff and doctors are very accommodating

    Diane W.
  • I needed to have cataract surgery but didn't realize it until I went to my eye doctor. I needed to get that done as soon as possible because I use PhotoShop daily in my business. Dr. V came highly recommended to me by members of my family w... Read More

    John E. P.
  • Dr. Holly was very professional and kind. Wonderful Dr!

    Charlotte D.
  • Dr. Price, Dr. Byrd, Dr. Vickie, and the entire staff are amazing. My husband went in for a diabetic eye exam, Dr. Vickie and Dr. Price were so thorough with the exam. They saw some swelling and other issues behind his left eye. Dr. Price a... Read More

    Teri L.
  • Very friendly and helpful with my eye care .

    Judy S.
  • He did a diabetic exam and explained the problem with my eyes.

    Brenda M.
  • Dr. Rawlinson was very kind, helpful and caring. I am very pleased and would recommend him highly.

    Dawn S.
  • Dr Byrd is a wonderful doctor . Very thorough and explains thinks very well. His staff is friendly and helpful. I highly recommend Dr Byrd.

    Helen G.
  • Everyone in this office is welcoming, kind and professional. Along with that....there seems to be a small fishing community in this building and that is really cool too!

    Herman R.
  • Everyone there is friendly from the cheerful girl at the door to all the technicians and the Dr. All the young ladies that took care of me answered my questions and were so nice. Thank You very much.

    Ruth T.
  • Dr. Raphalean is knowledgable and professional. A great guy and I would not go anywhere else!

    Ed L.
  • Dr. Williams was amazingly gentle, comforting and reassuring.

    Deborah S.
  • I truly believe I owe my eyesight to Dr. Raphaelian because of his knowledge and experience. I have been receiving injections in my eye for the last 3 1/2 years for macular degeneration. He is always pleasant and yet very professional as we... Read More

    Mary F.
  • I always have a great experience when I come in for my exams. Doctors are very thorough and personable and very attentive to my questions/concerns.

    Diedra P.
  • Dr. Young is not only brilliant but beautiful as well. Her examination was thorough and her confident manner puts the patient at ease. I have told all my friends and family about AVC! You will not be disappointed!

    Theresa S.
  • Warm, friendly, professional care. Dr Marla Price is an excellent ophthalmologist. I am fortunate to receive my eye care from her and her staff.

    Scout O.
  • The office is very neat, clean and a comfortable place to be. The staff is very helpful and friendly. Dr. Byrd is a great doctor, professional, relaxed and makes me laugh every time I see him. He explains everything simply and makes it e... Read More

    Robin R.
  • Dr Faia was kind, compassionate, & listened to all my issues then gave me a plan moving forward. Best decision was not accepting my old ophthalmologist’s usual “keep you on these meds & see you in 3 months”. My first visit, I had a test don... Read More

    Renee D.
  • The staff is always friendly and helpful, taking me in without too long of a wait. Dr Randhawa is very professional, knowledgeable and patiently explains and answers my questions.

    Patricia M.
  • They repaired a partial retina detachment in my left eye, preserving my vision. I couldn't be more happy and grateful.

    George P.
  • I have been a patient of Dr. Kloess for over 20 years. Dr. Kloess ls a consummate professional. He possesses the qualities of great physicians, academic excellence, patience, honesty and compassion. Further, he is a man of faith with outst... Read More

    John K.
  • Office personnel were patient and helpful. Doctor gives a strong sense of confidence and competence. A good place to go.

    M F.
  • I have gone to Dr. Baron for years. He is calm, friendly and explains things to me.

    Linda O. S.
  • Always caring, personable, friendly, professional and knowledgeable.

    Ken B.
  • Quality Medical Service. Many thanx!

    Ted B.
  • I have been seeing Dr. Yedavally for about 5 years. I have received excellent care and compassion during each visit. I would recommend Associated Retinal Consultants to anyone looking for eye care.

    Jan W.
  • Great doctors, have been using Alabama Vision over 29 years

    S P. K.