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Dr. David George Hunter MD and PHD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
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Dr. David Hunter has 1 office location.
Fenway - Kenmore - Audubon Circle - Longwood
Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
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Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Hunter is Good. Dr. Hunter has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Hunter, MD, PHD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Cataract
  • Coloboma
  • Diplopia
  • Eye Diseases
  • Lazy Eye (Amblyopia)
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Retinal Disorders
  • Syndrome
  • Vision Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Hunter graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 28 awards.

Awards  
Andress/McGlothlin Fellowship Department of Cell Biology
Research to Prevent Blindness Lew R. Wasserman Merit Award
Research to Prevent Blindnes Walt and Lilly Disney Award for Amblyopia Research
Achievement Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Honor Award, American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmolgy and Strabismus
Trustee. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
Niuata and Roy Titus Faculty Development Award
Baylor MD/PhD (Medical Scientist Training Program) Fellowship
Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award
Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honor Society)
State Advocacy Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Faculty Teaching Award, The Osler Institute
Robert A. Petersen Resident Teaching Award, Children's Hospital, Boston
George R. Brown Engineering Scholarship
Boston Magazine Top Doctors 2011 , December 2011
Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honor Society), 1979
Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship Award, 1991-1992
Faculty Teaching Award, The Osler Institute, 1994-1999
Andress/McGlothlin Fellowship Department of Cell Biology, 1980-1982
Baylor MD/PhD, Most Outstanding Clinical Performance Award, 1986
Baylor MD/PhD (Medical Scientist Training Program) Fellowship, 1982-1984
Alpha Omega Alpha, 1986
Richard Starr Ross Clinician Scientist Award, Johns Hopkins University
Baylor MD/PhD, Most Outstanding Clinical Performance Award
National Children's Eye Care Foundation Fellowship Loan
L. Harrell Pierce Wilmer Resident Teaching Award
George R. Brown Engineering Scholarship, 1978,1979
National Children's Eye Care Foundation Fellowship Loan, 1991-1992

Affiliations

Dr. Hunter has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • South Shore Hospital 
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Hunter accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Tufts Health Plans - 4 plans
  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 15 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Network Health - 1 plan
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Cigna - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans


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Where does Dr. David G. Hunter practice?
Dr. David Hunter practices Ophthalmology near Boston, MA.
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