NVISION Eye CenterDavid Kira, M.D.
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.
B.S. Biochemistry and Cell Biology - University of California, San Diego
Doctorate of Medicine - University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.
American Board of Ophthalmology
Internship - Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, CA.
Residency - Ophthalmology, University of California-Davis, Davis, CA.
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons
California Academy of Ophthalmology
Alta Ophthalmology Society