Dr. David Kira, MD

Dr. David Kira, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. David Kira, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Roseville, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ophthalmology, anterior segment ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

1830 Sierra Gardens Dr Ste 100

Roseville, CA 95661

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Blepharitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 97% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Kira's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kira "ABOUT DR. KIRA Dr. Kira completed his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry & Cell Biology at the University of California San Diego followed by medical school at the University of Pittsburgh. He completed residency at UC Davis and practiced in Davis, Sacramento and Roseville, CA since 2004. He performs eye surgery at NVision in Citrus Heights, Sutter Auburn Hospital and Capitol City Surgery Center in Sacramento, CA. Dr. Kira provides comprehensive care for medical and surgical diseases of the eye. He has extensive experience with Refractive Cataract Surgery to maximize glasses independence. He utilizes the latest ophthalmic treatment options including laser-assisted, blade-free, small incision cataract surgery, intraoperative wavefront technology and the lastest intraocular lens implants. Dr. Kira was the first physician in Placer County to introduce these advanced surgical techniques. He also is experienced in glaucoma management utilizing lasers, surgery and new minimally invasive glaucoma surgery techniques performed simultaneously with cataract surgery. Dr. Kira is Board Certified and serves as a Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at the UC Davis Eye Department in Sacramento. He is active teaching medical students and surgical ophthalmology to residents in training. Dr. Kira continues to serve populations in need with fund raisers and examinations for children and seniors. He also serves as a lecturer and consultant for Alcon Inc. He continues to seek opportunities domestically and internationally for eye care in underserved populations. In addition to his professional activities, his hobbies include travel, cooking, car restoration, outdoors and family. Dr. Kira is always available for consultations and questions about vision and ophthalmic issues."
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5  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

106  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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18  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • LenSx Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Univ Of California Davis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kira has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kira's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kira to family and friends
2 total reviews

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Dr. Kira's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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