Kira L. Almeida, RD, CDCES

Dietician
99 Business Park Drive Armonk, NY 10504
(914) 849-7900
(914) 849-7995
1296 North Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10804
914-235-8224
(914) 235-6940

Biography

Kira L. Almeida is a clinical nutritionist/dietician and certified diabetes care and education specialist at White Plains Hospital Physician Associates (WPHPA) in New Rochelle and at White Plains Hospital Medical & Wellness in Armonk. Ms. Almeida is responsible for all nutrition counseling referrals by WPHPA’s provider network, including primary care, endocrinology, obstetrics, cardiology, nephrology, neurology, gastroenterology, and rheumatology.

She also provides diabetes education and medical nutrition therapy to patients with Type 1, Type 2 and gestational diabetes, and is the quality coordinator for WPHPA’s Diabetes Education & Treatment Center.

Ms. Almeida completed her dietetic internship at Mount Sinai Medical Center. She received her registered dietitian (RD) certification and master’s degree in nutrition, foods, and dietetics from New York University, where she graduated with honors.

Prior to joining WPHPA, Ms. Almeida was a clinical nutritionist and diabetes educator at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital for 15 years.

 

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Insurance Plans Accepted

  • AETNA
  • AFFINITY
  • BLUE CROSS
  • BLUE CROSS PATHWAY EXCHANGE PLANS
  • CIGNA
  • Elderplan
  • EMBLEM HEALTHCARE SELECT- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • GHI
  • HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN OF NEW YORK (HIP)
  • Healthfirst
  • Humana (Medicare/Medicaid)
  • LOCAL 1199
  • MAGNACARE
  • Medicare
  • MULTIPLAN
  • MVP
  • OSCAR- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • OXFORD
  • POMCO
  • TRICARE
  • United

Before your appointment, please confirm with your insurance company that this provider accepts your insurance.

Education & Training

Medical Degree
  • Master’s Degree, Registered Dietician Certification: New York University
Memberships
  • Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists
  • Diabetes Care and Education Practice Group
  • American Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics

Institutional Affiliations

  • White Plains Hospital
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