Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD


Ophthalmology | Female

Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD
Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in New York, NY. She is 80 years old and has been practicing for 49 years. Dr. Kahanowicz is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital.

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    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
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    • Ophthalmology

    Conditions Treated

    • Dry Eyes
    • Eye Infections
    • Glaucoma
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Trichiasis


    • Medical School
      Tel Aviv University / Sackler Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1968

    • Internship Hospital
      Tel-Hasomer Govt Hosp

      Completed in 1968

    • Residency Hospital
      Flower Fifth Ave Hosp Ny Me

      Completed in 1972

      Tel-Hasomer Govt Hosp

      Completed in 1971

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Ny Med

      Completed in 1973

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • German

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    • Ophthalmology

    Procedures Performed

    • Eyelid Surgery