Dr. Allan Hunter, MD

Dr. Allan Hunter, MD

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Age 40
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Dr. Allan Hunter, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Eugene, OR and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in ophthalmology and vitreoretinal disease & surgery.Read his story

1550 Oak St Ste 7

Eugene, OR 97401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • LifeWise
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hunter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Retinal Telangiectasia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Macular Hole
very high
more than 95% of peers
Macular Edema
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Hunter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hunter "Allan A. Hunter, M.D., a board certified ophthalmologist, received his undergraduate degree from The Johns Hopkins University and stayed in Baltimore for medical school and residency. Afterwards, he completed his medical retinal fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. During this time, he was awarded the prestigious“K Award” studying age-related macular degeneration. Dr. Hunter then moved to California to complete the acclaimed vitreo-retinal surgical fellowship at the University of California, Davis. A retinal expert, Dr. Hunter is an award-winning presenter and a highly published author in multiple ophthalmic journals. He has also served as principal investigator on numerous clinical research projects. Dr. Hunter enjoys running, hiking, biking and skiing with his wife and four children in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Dr. Hunter’s scientific and medical publications can be seen on Google Scholar"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hunter "Allan Hunter, MD has extensive experience with diseases of the retina, choroid and sclera. They excel in the management and surgical repair of complex and difficult cases. They lead a team that uses sophisticated examination and diagnostic studies to manage these diseases.

As a group of highly specialized eye surgeons, we are devoted to providing the highest level of care for all types of vitreoretinal illnesses.  Our retina doctors are board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and are fellowship-trained members of the American Society of Retina Specialists."

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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10  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Maryland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of California, Davis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hunter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hunter's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hunter to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Hunter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Hunter is amazing! He is an excellent surgeon and diagnostician. He is extremely professional and has excellent people skills. Additionally, his office staff is friendly and treats patients respectfully.
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Dr Hunter is straight forward and wont waste your time with idle chat: he's probably one of the best chances you have to fix badly messed up eye. he told me what could go wrong with the complicated surgery up front. retinal tears like i had are ugly and you want a bright, current doctor who knows...more
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