Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD

Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 81
Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 45 years. She graduated from U Tel Aviv, Sackler Sch Med in 1968 and specializes in ophthalmology.

550 Park Ave

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 49% of peers
Eye Infections
more than 18% of peers

Dr. Kahanowicz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

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.


  • U Tel Aviv, Sackler Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Tel-Hasomer Govt Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Flower Fifth Ave Hosp Ny Me
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Tel-Hasomer Govt Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Ny Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kahanowicz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kahanowicz's Reviews

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Dr. Kahanowicz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes
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