Dr. Daniel Kleven, MD

Department of Pathology, Section of Anatomic Pathology


Office Phone: (706) 721-8166
Office Address: BAE 2579
E-mail: DKleven@augusta.edu

Associate Professor, Section of Anatomic Pathology

Director of Surgical Pathology

Associate Director Residency Program

Appointment Date

August 2010

Appointment Type


MD, 2004; University of North Carolina School of Medicine.

Masters in Biochemistry, 1994; University of Georgia.

BA, 1990; University of Georgia, Genetics.

Residency & Fellowships
2010; Fellowship in Surgical Pathology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine. 
2006-2010; Resident in AP/CP, University of North Carolina School of Medicine.
2005-2006; Fellowship in Nephropathology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine.
2004-2005; Fellowship in Molecular/Genetic Pathology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine.

Board Certification(s)

American Board of Pathology:

Molecular Genetic Pathology, 2011

Anatomic & Clinical Pathology, 2010

 Major Interests
Surgical Pathology 
Nephropathology Pathology 
Molecular Pathology 

Selected Publications

■  Powell MR, Sheehan DJ, Kleven DT (2016) Altered Morphology and Immunohistochemical Characteristics in Metastatic Malignant Melanoma After Therapy With Vemurafenib.  Am J Dermatopathol. 2016 Sep;38(9) e137-9.

■  Simmerman E, Stover C, Simmerman A, Hao Z, Kleven D, Schroeder C (2015) Three Synchronous Primary Lung Cancers in a Single Lobe. J Clin Case Rep, 5(3) 2165-7920.

■  Chaudhary K, Shinde R, Liu H, Gnana-Prakasam JP, Veeranan-Karmegam R, Huang L, Ravishankar B, Bradley J, Kvirkvelia N, McMenamin M, Xiao W, Kleven D, Mellor AL, Madaio MP, McGaha TL. (2015)  Amino Acid Metabolism Inhibits Antibody-Driven Kidney Injury by Inducing Autophagy. J Immunol Jun 15;194(12):5713-24.

■  Jin C, Jeon Y, Kleven DT, Pollock JS, White JJ, Pollock DM. (2014) Combined endothelin a blockade and chlorthalidone treatment in a rat model of metabolic syndrome.  J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 351(2):467-73.

■  Jin C, O’Boyle S, Kleven DT, Pollock JS, Pollock DM, White JJ. (2014) Anti-hypertensive and anti-inflammatory actions of combined azilsartan and chlorthalidone in Dahl salt-sensitive rats on a high-fat, high-salt diet. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology 41(8):579-88.

  Chaudhary K, Kleven DT, McGaha TL, Madaio MP. (2013) A human monoclonal antibody against collagen type IV α3NC1 domain as a non-invasive optical biomarker for glomerular diseases.  Kidney International 84(2), 403-8.

For a complete listing of all publications, see Dr. Kleven's work at PubMed.