NVISION Eye CenterDavid Kira, M.D.

Dr. David Kira, a board certified ophthalmologist, utilizes the latest ophthalmic treatment methods to provide comprehensive care for diseases of the eye. He also serves as a Clinical Instructor at the UC Davis Eye Department.
Practicing Locations

Dr. Kira completed his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry & Cell Biology at the University of California San Diego followed by medical school at the University of Pittsburgh. He completed residency at UC Davis and practiced in Davis, Sacramento and Roseville, CA since 2004. He performs eye surgery at NVISION in Citrus Heights, Sutter Auburn Hospital and Capitol City Surgery Center in Sacramento, CA.

Dr. Kira provides comprehensive care for medical and surgical diseases of the eye. He has extensive experience with Refractive Cataract Surgery to maximize glasses independence. He utilizes the latest ophthalmic treatment options including laser-assisted, blade-free, small incision cataract surgery, intraoperative wavefront technology and the lastest intraocular lens implants.

Dr. Kira was the first physician in Placer County to introduce these advanced surgical techniques. He also is experienced in glaucoma management utilizing lasers, surgery and new minimally invasive glaucoma surgery techniques performed simultaneously with cataract surgery.

Dr. Kira is Board Certified and serves as a Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology at the UC Davis Eye Department in Sacramento. He is active teaching medical students and surgical ophthalmology to residents in training. Dr. Kira continues to serve populations in need with fund raisers and examinations for children and seniors. He also serves as a lecturer and consultant for Alcon Inc. He continues to seek opportunities domestically and internationally for eye care in underserved populations.

In addition to his professional activities, his hobbies include travel, cooking, car restoration, outdoors and family. Dr. Kira is always available for consultations and questions about vision and ophthalmic issues. 


Surgeon Credentials
  • Education

    B.S. Biochemistry and Cell Biology - University of California, San Diego

    Doctorate of Medicine - University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.

  • Board Certification

    American Board of Ophthalmology

  • Professional Training

    Internship - Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA.

    Residency - Ophthalmology, University of California-Davis, Davis, CA.

  • Professional Affiliations

    American Academy of Ophthalmology

    American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons

    California Academy of Ophthalmology

    Alta Ophthalmology Society

Participating Locations
NVISION® Eye Centers – Royo Eye North
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NVISION® Eye Centers – Royo Eye Roseville
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NVISION® Eye Centers – Royo Eye South
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