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Dr. Michael Nissen, MD

Dr. Michael Nissen, MD

Age 59 Ophthalmology M
(18) 18 reviews
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Dr. Michael Nissen, MD is a ophthalmology specialist in New York, NY. Dr. Nissen completed a residency at Lenox Hill Hospital. He currently practices at Kkb Medical P.c. and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Nissen is board certified in Ophthalmology.


  • Vitreo Retinal Cons, Fellowship Hospital — 1998
  • Bellevue Hospital Center, Fellowship Hospital — 1997
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1996
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Fellowship Hospital — 1992
  • North Shore University Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1991
  • Albany Medical College, Medical School — 1990

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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  1. Practice

    1. 1
      Kkb Medical P.c.
      1317 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10021 Existing Patients: (212) 772-7000
    2. 2
      525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10065 Existing Patients: (212) 746-5454

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I’ve worked with Dr. Nissen for about 6-7 years. He’s helped me immensely, honestly, beautifully. All 5 stars solidly in place.
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Dr. Nissen frequently treats Progressive High Myopia, Degenerative Disorders of Globe, and Macular Hole.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center