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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Scott Tunis, Ophthalmologist, Eye Physician and Surgeon is Good. Dr. Tunis has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Scott Tunis, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • LASIK (Laser In Situ Keratomileusis)
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Tunis graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2011, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Tunis has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • New Hanover Regional M.C. 
  • Cape Fear Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Scott W Tunis MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Scott W. Tunis practice?
Dr. Scott Tunis has 3 office locations.
Dr. Scott Tunis practices Ophthalmology and Surgery near Wilmington, NC.
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