Dr. Kayvan Keyhani, MD

Dr. Kayvan Keyhani, MD

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Dr. Kayvan Keyhani, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Yorktown Heights, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

3535 Hill Blvd Ste R

Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Keyhani performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Drusen
very high
more than 97% of peers
Keratitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Keyhani's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Keyhani "Dr. Keyhani is a graduate of the Ohio State University where he graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science degree. Dr. Keyhani went on to medical school at the Ohio State University. He then received his Master of Public Health degree from Johns Hopkins University and then completed his ophthalmology residency at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary which is ranked in the top ten best hospitals for disorders of the eye, ear, nose and throat. Dr. Keyhani then went on to complete two fellowships in oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Vermont and the University of Calgary. Dr. Keyhani enjoys traveling abroad doing medical missions and has been to the Philippines and Haiti several times. Dr. Keyhani resides in Somers New York with his wife and two children. Dr. Kayvan Keyhani is a board certified ophthalmologist with specialty training in small incision cataract surgery and eyelid plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is a assistant clinical professor of ophthalmology at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and teaches the residents both cataract surgery and oculoplastic surgery. He is a three-time award winner of the prestigious residents teaching award given to the most outstanding surgical professor."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Keyhani "We believe in compassionate eye care for all of our patients. Whether you need a routine eye examination to an evaluation for glaucoma or cataract surgery, we treat all of our patients with care and compassion."

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

83  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • 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 Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Color Blindness
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects

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34  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • The Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • New York Eye And Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Fletcher Allen Health Care Medical Center Hospital Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Johns Hopkins School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Keyhani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Keyhani's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Keyhani to family and friends
48 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Keyhani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

Dr. Keyhani is by far one of the best Doctors, I have ever met. His office ,staff and himself handled my eye examination from prescription for glasses to operating and removing cataracts. If not from getting hit in the eye as a youngster my eyes today would be 20/20 or very close.
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Dr. Keyhani is an excellent doctor - he gets 5 stars. The reason for the 3 star review is his office. I have never been there for an appointment and waited less than an hour just to be brought into a second waiting room. So you make an appointment for an exam that takes not even 15 minutes but you...more
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Dr. Keyhani performed my narrow angle laser surgery and I'm very happy with the results. My experience with Dr. Keyhani was excellent. I trust his expertise as a surgeon and ophthalmologist.
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I've been here twice . It's wait wait, to be rushed rushed out of room. Doesn't spend time .Big wig who has no time for anyone. Arrogant , not genuine. Friend used to see him and had a problem after surgery. Some other doc called , but he never called or asked to see her. Also try getting an appt...more
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A sweetheart did my surgery with him at ENT infermary in 2004, so happy and grateful! Awesome surgeon!!! I will definitely see him soon so he could do my second oldest eye surgery :)
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