Dr. Russell A. Hayhurst, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 56

901 W 38th St Suite 303
Austin, TX 78705
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Dr. Hayhurst's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Hayhurst's Care Philosophy

The Glaucoma Institute of Austin was founded by Russell Hayhurst, M.D., F.A.C.S., in 2002. The Glaucoma Institute is the first and only clinic in Central Texas dedicated to the care of glaucoma patients. Dr. Hayhurst is a Board-Certified Ophthalmologist and fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist who provide ongoing care for glaucoma patients, glaucoma screening exams, second opinions, and diagnostic and therapeutic consultative evaluations.


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • Cataract
  • Cataract - Glaucoma
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma 3, Primary Congenital, A
  • Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
  • Primary Open Angle Glaucoma

Background Check for Dr. Hayhurst

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Texas.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • Top Texan Physicians, 2009
  • Best Doctors in America, 2005
  • America's Top Ophthalmologists, 2012
  • America's Top Ophthalmologists, 2008
  • Best Doctors in America, 2004
  • Best Doctors in America, 2007
  • Top Texan Physicians, 2012
  • Best Doctors in America, 2003
  • Best Doctors in America, 2010
  • Best Doctors in America, 2006
  • Time-dependent actions of aldosterone and amiloride on Na-K-ATPase of cortical collecting duct., 1988
  • Sodium-dependent modulation of the renal Na-K-ATPase: Influence of mineralocorticoids on the cortical collecting duct., 1985
  • Functional differentiation of cell types of cortical collecting duct., 1985

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
Graduated in 1988

Internship Hospital

University Of Texas At Health Science Center At Houston
Complete in 1990

Residency Hospital

Mount Sinai Medical Center
Complete in 1993

Fellowship Hospital

Mount Sinai Medical Center
Complete in 1994
Washington University
Complete in 1989

Undergraduate Schools

Pomona College
Graduated in 1980

Languages Spoken by Dr. Hayhurst & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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