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Dr. Kimberly Sippel, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.5 (17)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Kimberly Sippel, MD

Dr. Kimberly Sippel, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Sippel an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Sippel works at Israel Englander Department of Ophthalmology in New York, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Tear Duct Disorders, Lacrimal Gland Disorder and Dry Eyes along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Sippel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Israel Englander Department of Ophthalmology
    36 Worth St, New York, NY 10013 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  2. 2
    Israel Englander Department of Ophthalmology
    1305 York Ave # 12, New York, NY 10021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  3. 3
    Laser Vision Center
    1305 York Ave # 12, New York, NY 10021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

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    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • EmblemHealth
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    • Healthfirst
    • Humana
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.5
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    Based on 17 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, German
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    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1134114549
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Mass Gen
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Weill Cornell Medical Center

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    Dr. Kimberly Sippel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sippel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Sippel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Sippel works at Israel Englander Department of Ophthalmology in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Sippel’s profile.

    Dr. Sippel has seen patients for Tear Duct Disorders, Lacrimal Gland Disorder and Dry Eyes, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Sippel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    17 patients have reviewed Dr. Sippel. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sippel.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Sippel, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Sippel appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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