Hilla Steinberg, M.D. is certified to the highest national standards by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. 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 Ophthalmology, 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 Ophthalmology, 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 Ophthalmology, 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.