Yannis Kolettis, MD

Dr. Yannis Kolettis is an Ophthalmologist who is fellowship-trained in Refractive Surgery. He completed his internship at the Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Virginia and his residency at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. After residency, he fulfilled one year of additional subspecialty training at the University of Crete in Greece with Dr. Ioannis Pallikaris, the surgeon credited with pioneering the LASIK procedure.

Dr. Kolettis is a board certified member of the American Board of Ophthalmology, and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the International Society of Refractive Surgery.

Dr. Kolettis is originally from the east coast and now resides in the Peoria area.

Cataract Surgery, Refractive Surgery (LASIK)

BS: University of Maryland, magna cum laude

Doctorate of Medicine: University of Virginia, Charlottesville


Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital


Ophthalmology: University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville


Refractive Surgery: University of Crete, Greece


University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria and Chicago


American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, International Society of Refractive Surgery


American Academy of Ophthalmology

Board Certified

American Board of Ophthalmology


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