Robert Kinast

Robert M Kinast, MD


  • Specialty: Ophthalmology
  • Sub Specialties: Glaucoma
  • Clinical Interests: Cataract Surgery, Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma Surgery, Macular Degeneration, Medical and Laser Treatment of Glaucoma
  • Languages: English, Interpreters Available
  • Gender: Male


Board-certified in ophthalmology, Dr. Kinast is a glaucoma sub-specialist and comprehensive ophthalmologist at Legacy Devers Eye Institute. He received his medical degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, followed by an internship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and a residency at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. He completed sub-specialty training in glaucoma at Legacy Devers Eye Institute and then remained at Devers as faculty.

He is the Director of Glaucoma Education and actively involved in teaching both fellows and residents.

His clinical interests include cataract surgery, medical and laser treatment of glaucoma, and glaucoma surgery.

Away from medicine, Dr. Kinast enjoys hiking, traveling, basketball and chess.

Education and Certification

  • Medical School: University of Michigan Medical School - Ann Arbor, MI
  • Residency: California Pacific Medical Center - San Francisco, CA
  • Internship: University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship: Devers Eye Institute - Portland, OR

Personal Interests

Hiking, Traveling, Chess, Basketball

Contact Information

  • Practice Name: Devers Eye Institute

Office Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Devers Eye Institute/Comprehensive Ophthalmology
    • 1040 NW 22nd Ave Ste 168
    • Portland, OR, 97210
    • Phone: 503 413-7022
    • Fax: 503 413-7006
  2. Secondary Address
    Devers Eye Institute/Glaucoma
    • 1040 NW 22nd Ave, Ste 200
    • Portland, OR, 97210
    • Phone: 503 413-8202
    • Fax: 503 413-6937

Hospital Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center
    • 1015 NW 22nd Ave.
    • Portland, OR, 97210
    • Phone: 503-413-7711
    • Toll-Free: 1-800-733-9959