Dr. Biana Gekht is the most recent addition to New York Laser Vision doctor team. Treating adults and children alike, she offers comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, and treatment of various eye conditions including glaucoma, eye redness and infections, dry eye and eye allergies, eyelid infections, and double vision. While English is her primary language, Dr. Gekht is also fluent in Russian (due to her background) and Spanish languages (due to having lived in Puerto Rico). Because of this background, Dr. Biana Gekht is adept to cater to the culturally diverse population of Brooklyn, NY. Eye care has been Dr. Gekht’s passion and she feels that this passion in combination with experience, knowledge and use of high technology allows her to deliver superior care to her patients. Dr. Gekht has achieved high honors in eye care and joins NYLV happily with a commitment to provide exceptional eye care to the Brooklyn area patients.
Dr. Biana Gekht is a distinguished graduate of the City University of New York at Brooklyn College and a Summa Cum Laude graduate and valedictorian of the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico School of Optometry. Experienced in patient care, Dr. Gekht completed an Ocular Disease residency at Veteran Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare, where she cared for veterans with glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and other eye disorders. During her time as a resident, Dr. Gekht completed a case report at the annual American Academy of Optometry and presented a celebrated lecture to her peers regarding new technology in the field of glaucoma. Dr. Gekht is an esteemed member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society and a recipient of the Eyeball Award for Academic Achievement.