Dr. Kira Segal, MD

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Dr. Kira Segal, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in New York, NY and has over 9 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College medical school in 2012. She is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Segal to book an appointment.

Dr. Segal

Weill Cornell Eye Associates

1305 York Ave New York, NY 10021
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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    Dr K. Segal is a highly competent and excellent physician. She is a very caring person and explains your diagnosis and procedure in explicit detail. She and her staff made me feel relaxed and comfortable before and after my surgery. I highly recommend her.
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    B. Ali in Ozone Park, NY – Feb 11, 2020
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    Dr. Kira L. Segal is an ophthalmologist at Weill Cornell New York Presbyterian Hospital. I feel very comfortable with her as my doctor. She is kind and attentive. Listens well. Understands my complaints. She has ideas on how to solve and make my conditions easier to deal with. Thank you to Dr. Kira Segal and Weill Cornell.
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    Jul 05, 2019
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    Great experience with Dr. Segal, trusted in her to operate my daughter. Successful outcome! Thanks!
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    Brittany L in Bronx, NY – Jun 24, 2019
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    Excellent experience with the CLINIC.
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    Michael Okolo in Bronx, NY – Jun 16, 2019
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    Dr. Segal was very knowledgeable and professional. This was my first visit and I was pleased. The front desk receptionist was friendly and accommodating when scheduling my follow up appointment.
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    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
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    • Appointment wasn't rushed
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    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    thomas esa in NYC, NY – Jun 06, 2019
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    Very competent doctor, answered all my questions.
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    May 17, 2019
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    i like her very when ask question she very helpful answer all questions
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    Apr 28, 2019
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    Dr. Segal was knowledgeable, patient, listened carefully, discussed various options and was very sensitive to my concerns. Plus she did a great job!
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    About Me

    Care Philosophy

    Dr. Kira L. Segal is an expert in ophthalmic plastic, orbital and facial reconstructive surgery. Dr. Segal's primary goal is to achieve significant and...Read more

    Biography

    Dr. Segal is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medicine. Her practice interests include eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty, ptosis),...Read more

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Oculoplastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    2018
    Kellogg Eye Ctr-U Mich
    Fellowship Hospital
    2016
    New York Presbyterian Hospital Cornell Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    2013
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Internship Hospital
    2012
    Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical School
    2007
    University Of Pennsylvania (Upenn)
    Undergraduate School
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    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Kira Segal, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Segal has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Kira Segal, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. Kira Segal, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Segal frequently treats Eyelid Surgery, Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis), and Farnsworth Lantern Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Segal treats.

    Where is Dr. Kira Segal, MD's office located?

    Dr. Segal's office is located at 1305 York Ave, New York, NY 10021. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    No malpractice claims found for New York
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Dr. Segal's Top Procedures and Conditions

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    Eyelid Surgery
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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Segal performs Eyelid Surgery more than 87% of her peers

    Dr. Segal performs this procedure more than 87% of her peers

    Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Segal treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 87% of her peers

    Dr. Segal treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

    Farnsworth Lantern Test
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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Segal performs Farnsworth Lantern Test more than 80% of her peers

    Dr. Segal performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

    Dr. Segal's conditions and procedures:

    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Asian Eyelid Surgery
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • B-Scan Ultrasound
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Essential Blepharospasm
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Black Eye
    • Blepharitis
    • Blepharophimosis - Ptosis - Epicanthus Inversus Syndrome
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Blepharorrhaphy
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
    • Chalazion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
    • Cosmetic Procedure
    • Dacryoadenitis
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Endoscopic Brow Lift
    • Entropion
    • Enucleation of Eye
    • Excision of Chalazion
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Examination
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Eyelid Lesions
    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Farnsworth Lantern Test
    • Graves' Disease
    • Hemifacial Spasm
    • Keratitis
    • Laceration Repair
    • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
    • Nearsightedness
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Orbit Evisceration
    • Orbit Tumor
    • Orbital Cellulitis
    • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
    • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
    • Paralytic Strabismus
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
    • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Skin Cancer
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stye
    • Tear Duct Disorders
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Trichiasis
    • Ultrasound, Eye
    • Vision Screening

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    Weill Cornell Eye Associates

    Weill Cornell Eye Associates1305 York Ave New York, NY 10021
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    Weill Cornell Eye Associates36 Worth St New York, NY 10013
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    Weill Cornell Eye Associates212 E 69th St New York, NY 10021
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