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Laser Vision Center
1305 York Avenue , 12th Floor
New York, NY 10021
(646) 962-0603
(646) 962-2020
Corneal and Anterior Segment Diseases
1305 York Avenue , 11th and 12th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Corneal and Anterior Segment Diseases
1305 York Avenue , 12th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Comprehensive/General Ophthalmology Services
1305 York Avenue , 11th and 12th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Weill Cornell Medicine Ophthalmology
1305 York Avenue , 11th Floor
New York, NY 10021
(646) 962-0604
(646) 962-2020
Weill Cornell Medicine Ophthalmology
36 Worth Street
New York, New York 10013
(646) 962-0604
(646) 962-2020

Specialties & Expertise


  • Ophthalmology


  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Chronic Graft-Versus-Host Disease
  • Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease
  • Graft-Versus-Host Disease
  • Corneal Surgery
  • Corneal Disease
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • LASIK Surgery
  • Laser Vision Correction
  • Clinical Research
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cataract
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Problems With Sight
  • Dry Eyes

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • * Affinity Access
  • * Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • * Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • * Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • United Health Care
  • WellCare Health Plans


Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Attending Ophthalmologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2004
  • B.S., Brown University, 2000

Honors & Awards

2009  Fellow of the Year, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

2008  Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship

2000  Anne Crosby Emery Fellowship: for women "on the basis of scholarly ability and excellence of character"



Dr. Ciralsky is an Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medicine. Her practice interests include corneal diseases and corneal surgery, advanced cataract surgery, laser vision correction, and comprehensive ophthalmology.

Dr. Ciralsky received her undergraduate education at Brown University where she graduated Magna cum laude. She also received the Anne Crosby Emery Fellowship upon graduation, an award given to two graduating seniors for scholarly ability and excellence of character. She then obtained her M.D. from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She continued her training at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, where she completed her Ophthalmology Residency and Cornea Fellowship. During her fellowship, Dr. Ciralsky was elected Chief Clinical Fellow of the Cornea service. She was also a recipient of the prestigious Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship.

Dr. Ciralsky has been recognized as a gifted educator. She was awarded Fellow of the Year, an award given by the residents of Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary for dedication and contribution to resident education. She is also actively involved in multiple research endeavors.

Dr. Ciralsky is currently accepting new patients. She sees general eye patients as well as patients with corneal diseases and performs laser vision correction procedures. Appointments can be made by calling (646) 962-2020, or by visiting