W. Copley McLean, Jr., M.D.
Specialties:

  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Retinal Tears & Detachments
  • Diseases of the Vitreous and Retina

Dr. McLean specializes in medical and surgical diseases of the vitreous and retina including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and retinal tears and detachments. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia, he is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Virginia Medical School. His graduate training includes an internship at Roanoke Memorial Hospital, an ophthalmology residency at the University of Virginia, a fellowship at the St. John’s Ophthalmic Hospital in Jerusalem, as well as a vitreoretinal fellowship at the Bascom Palmer Institute of Miami, Florida.

Dr. McLean is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is a consulting Associate with the Duke University Medical School and the Asheville VA Medical Center.

Dr. McLean joined Western Carolina Retinal Associates in 1981. He and his lovely wife have two children. His interests include spending time with his family and many outdoor activities.

  • Board Certified by the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Member of the American Medical Association
  • Member of the Vitreous Society
  • Member of the North Carolina Medical Society
  • Member of the North Carolina Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons
  • Member Western Carolina Medical Society
  • Medical Staff of Mission Hospitals
  • Medical Staff of Asheville VA Medical Center

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Franklin, NC 28734
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