Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD

Dr. Yaffa Kahanowicz, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 80
Insurances AcceptedSave
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.

550 Park Ave

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

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  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Eye Infections
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)

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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kahanowicz accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Kahanowicz has admitting privileges

NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital
170 William St
New York, NY 10038
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