Dr. Giyaur is board certified in ophthalmology and ophthalmic surgery. She practices comprehensive ophthalmology with a special interest in cataract surgery, no-flap no-cut laser vision correction, treatment of dry eye and other eye surface problems, glaucoma, and diabetic eye care. She is a second generation eye surgeon following in the footsteps of her mother, a distinguished Russian pediatric ophthalmologist.
Dr. Giyaur received all of her education and training at some of the best higher learning institutions in the New York area. She graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Chemistry. She received her Medical Doctorate degree from Downstate Medical Center and completed her medical internship at NYU Downtown Hospital. She then entered residency training in ophthalmology at NYU/North Shore University-Long Island Jewish Medical Center. In her last year of training she was chosen to serve as a Chief Resident. She also completed a refractive laser vision correction fellowship (LASIK) at Park Avenue Laser Vision.
Dr. Giyaur’s past clinical experience includes working, teaching residents, and operating in several hospitals in New York. She is currently in private practice, seeing patients at a convenient location in Brooklyn. Dr. Giyaur continues to teach and provides consulting services at several hospitals and clinics in NYC as well.. She holds active clinical and operating privileges in some of the most prestigious hospitals in the area. Those include New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, which is considered one of the best eye care hospitals worldwide, Beth Israel Medical Center, North Shore University Medical Center, and Maimonides Medical Center, among others.
Dr. Giyaur is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and New York State Ophthalmologic Society.
Through her vast clinical knowledge and experience, as well as through continued education and use of the latest equipment and techniques, Dr. Giyaur is able to provide her patients with the highest quality of care