Dr. Christian Hester, MD

Dr. Christian Hester, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
(21)
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Dr. Christian Hester, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 2007 and specializes in ophthalmology.

201 Executive Ct

Little Rock, AR 72205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Eye Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Corneal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cornea Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wrong Power Intraocular Lens

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • California Pacific Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Baylor Com
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hester to family and friends
5.0
based on 21 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Hester'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 (12)

Extremely professional, knowledgeable and cares about his patients.
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I have had poor vision with extremely bad astigmatism my entire life. When I developed cataracts, I was given a new life! Dr. Christian Hester and his staff to the rescue. The admissions, assistants, scheduler, Annie, the entire staff was kind and professional. Dr. Hester was so charming, kind,...more
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I am very impressed with Dr. Hester and his staff. Very professional, courteous and kind. I will recommend Dr. Hester to others.
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I have suffered with poor vision all my life. When I developed cataracts, I was referred to Dr. Hester. He did both of my eyes. I see better than I ever have. He has a great bedside manner, and was so patient with all my questions. I had no post-op problems. I highly recommend Dr. Hester.
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Dr. Hester is a professional who is extremely well trained in his specialty. He is meticulous and has great bed side manner. All in all he is a conscientious physician.
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