Meet Dr. Yogita Kashyap

Award-Winning New York Oculofacial Plastic Surgeon

Yogita Kashyap, M.D.

Dr. Yogita Kashyap is an elite Manhattan oculofacial plastic surgeon specializing exclusively in cosmetic and reconstructive procedures of the eyes, eyelids and surrounding structures. Dr. Kashyap is a Board-Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. She completed her Ophthalmology residency training at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and then went on to an advanced fellowship in Oculoplastic & Reconstructive Surgery at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE).

She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania. While a fellow at NYEE, Dr. Kashyap served as clinical instructor to ophthalmology and plastic surgery residents as well as visiting medical students. She also teaches oculofacial plastic surgery as needed in the operating room and clinic to ophthalmology residents at

Montefiore Residency Programs. Dr. Kashyap attends numerous conferences each year to stay abreast of the latest cosmetic techniques and products.
Dr. Kashyap is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, New York State Ophthalmologic Society and Women in Ophthalmology. Dr. Kashyap has presented at the annual meetings of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She also volunteers annually with the Volunteer Health Program at the Institute for Latin American Concern (ILAC) in Santiago, Dominican Republic, performing oculoplastic and reconstructive procedures for the underserved. In her free time, Dr. Kashyap enjoys traveling, biking, hiking, yoga, tennis and nutrition.

Education and Training

  • Doctor of Medicine,SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
  • Internship, SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • Residency, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary (NYEEI), Department of Ophthalmology
  • Fellowship, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary (NYEEI), Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

 

Experience

  • Mount Sinai St. Lukes / Attending Physician, Department of Ophthalmology, New York, NY
  • The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai / Oculoplastics, Associate Adjunct Surgeon, Department of Ophthalmology, New York, NY
  • Acacia Network / Attending Physician, Department of Ophthalmology, Bronx, NY
  • Union Square Eye Care / Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, New York, NY
  • Jacobi Hospital / Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Associate Adjunct Surgeon, Department of Ophthalmology, New York, NY

 

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • New York State Ophthalmological Society
  • New York Academy of Medicine, Associate Member

 

Committee, Organizational and Volunteer Service

  • Ophthalmic Surgical Medical Mission, Santiago, Dominican Republic
  • Ocular Surgical Medical Mission, Zimba, Zambia
  • Glaucoma Screening. Brooklyn, NY
  • Mother Teresa Missionaries of Charity Volunteer, Kolkata, India

 

Publications

  • Tassiulas I, Hu X, Ho H, Kashyap Y, Paik P, Hu Y, Lowell CA, Ivashkiv LB. Amplification of IFN-alpha-induced STAT1 activation and inflammatory function by Syk and ITAM-containing adaptors. Nature Immunology. 2004 Nov; 5(11):1181-9.
  • Loredana G. Bucciarelli, MD; Thoralf Wendt, MD; Wu Qu, MD; Yan Lu, MD; Evanthia Lalla, DDS; Ling Ling Rong, MD, Mouza T. Goova, MD; Bernhard Moser, MD; Thomaas Kislinger, PhD, Daniel C. Lee, MD; Yogita Kashyap, MD; David M. Stern, MD; Ann Marie Schmidt, MD. RAGE Blockade Stabilizes Established Atherosclerosis in Diabetic Apolipoprotein E-Null Mice. Circulation. 2002 Nov 26;106(22):2827-35.
  • Lang EK, Sethi E, Kashyap Y, Castle E.Ureteronecocystostomy Fistula. J Urol. 2008 Jun;179(6):2413. Epub 2008 Apr 23

 

Presentations

  • Thyroid Related Ophthalmopathy. New York Oculoplastic and Orbital Society. New York. December 10, 2013.
  • Nasolacrimal Duct System and Dacryocystorhinostomy. The American Academy of Ophthalmology. New Orleans. November 18, 2013.
  • Presentation, Diagnosis and Treatment of Recalcitrant Orbital Pseudotumor. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Grand Rounds. September 9, 2011.
  • Traumatic Optic Neuropathy, Diagnosis and Guidelines for Treatment. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Journal Club. August 31, 2011.
  • The Good, The Bad and the Ugly. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Cataract Night. November 17, 2011.
  • Optic Nerve Head Melanocytoma Associated with Nevus of Ota. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Retina Conference. April 26, 2011.
  • Optic Nerve Head Melanoma. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Retina Conference. May 17, 2011.
  • Rare Orbital Lymphoma: Epidemiology, Pathology and Treatment. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Grand Rounds. April 1, 2011.
  • Strabismus: Situational Restriction. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Grand Rounds. March 18, 2011.
  • Transformation of Lacrimal Sac Oncocytoma to Oncocytic Carcinoma. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Grand Rounds. October 22, 2010.
  • Case Series of Delayed Diagnoses of Retinoblastoma. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Grand Rounds. April 23, 2010.
  • Traumatic Optic Neuropathy, Diagnosis and Guidelines for Treatment. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. Journal Club. August 31, 2011.

*For Dr. Kashyap’s CV and a complete list of her publications or presentations from around the world, please contact our office.

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