Hilla Steinberg, MD



Hilla Steinberg, M.D. is certified to the highest national standards by the American Board of Ophthalmologist and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmologist. She has more than 15 years of experience in the medical field with extensive training in New York, London, and Germany. In addition to English, she is fluent in German, French, and Hebrew. In 2001, Dr. Steinberg began a medical internship at NYU Downtown Hospital. She went on to St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers of Brooklyn and Queens to complete her residency program in Ophthalmologist, eventually serving as chief resident.

Dr. Steinberg grew up in Germany and attended the prestigious Goethe University in Frankfurt and the University College London for her medical education with a full academic scholarship. She graduated magna cum laude at the end of her medical school training. Upon completing her degree, Dr. Steinberg remained in Frankfurt to complete her dissertation, which was then published in 1998. During this time she completed a year of ophthalmology residency at the prestigious University Hospital in Frankfurt, before moving to the United States.

As an active member of the medical community, Dr. Steinberg is associated with several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmologist, New York State Ophthalmological Society and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. She has also participated in several research studies, the results have which have appeared in leading medical journals.

Dr. Steinberg’s practice focuses on comprehensive Ophthalmologist, medical and laser-surgical treatment of Glaucoma and Cataract surgery. The practice also specializes in Aesthetic nonsurgical treatments to enhance the appearance of the eyes and face. Dr. Steinberg is also an Associate Adjunct Surgeon at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary.

Dr. Steinberg’s primary office is located in the heart of the Upper West Side of Manhattan just steps away from the Museum of Natural History. Dr. Steinberg prides herself on a conservative approach, excellent outcomes, and personalized service.

Education & Training

Goethe University of Frankfurt, Germany
Medical School
Oct 1993 – Oct 1998

University College London, England
Medical School, Clinical Year
Aug 1995 – July 1996

Goethe University of Frankfurt, Germany
Medical School
Oct 1991 – Sept 1993

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna
  • BCBS – NY Empire
  • Empire Plan (under United Healthcare)
  • CHC National (Coventry)
  • Cigna
  • Consumer Health Network (CHN)
  • Devon Health Services
  • First Health
  • GHI
  • Humana (under Medicare)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford
  • PHCS
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare
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by Julia H. on Hilla Steinberg MD

Dr. Hilla Steinberg and her team are always wonderful!! If you have an emergency and the office is open, they will always find time to fit you in…everyone is warm and helpful and Dr. Steinberg is thorough and always happy to answer as many questions as you have!

by Stephen S. on Hilla Steinberg MD

Dr. Steinberg fit me in for a last-minute same-day appointment. She has all the qualities you want in a doctor: strong medical expertise; great bedside manner; very personable; and efficient and friendly front-office staff.

I highly recommend Dr. Steinberg. Don't hesitate.
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by Jana K. on Hilla Steinberg MD

Dr. Steinberg is by far the best Ophthalmologist I have ever been to. She is brilliant and concise. She is very straight forward which I prefer.
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by Spa Nirit R. on Hilla Steinberg MD

i am seeing dr Steinberg for few years now and super happy about the service (personalized, professional and caring) .... i am so happy that i keep recommending my clients to visit her - for various services such as botox, injections (filling) and of course eye care. just like you i am aware it is very hard to look for reliable Dr. and so when i give my word to my friends and client it is better be the best:).
so far we are all so happy:)
see you soon Dr. Steinberg:)

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