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Dr. David Hunter, MD

Ophthalmology ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. Hunter

Boston Children's Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology

300 Longwood Ave Fl 4 Boston, MA 02115

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Dr. David Hunter, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Baylor College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.

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What People Say About Dr. David Hunter, MD
Dr. Hunter is phenomenal. Not only is he an exceptional Doctor, he is an amazing human being. It is hard to find words to fully describe him. What I do know, is that I am blessed to have him as my Dr. for almost 11 years. A doctor of his expertise doesn't come around often and when one does, it is more rare that they truly care about their patients. I have come across many Dr's in my personal life as well as my professional life working in health care. I can truly say he is one of a kind.
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About Me


Dr. David Hunter is Ophthalmologist-in-Chief at Boston Children's Hospital. He specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology, Amblyopia, Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Cataracts, Neuro-Ophthalmology Diseases, and Eye Muscle Surgery.

Dr. Hunter rece...


  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications


The Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Fellowship Hospital
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Ophthalmology
Residency Hospital
Framingham Union Hospital, Transitional
Internship Hospital
Baylor College Of Medicine
Medical School
Rice University
Undergraduate School


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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hunter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dr. Hunter treats Strabismus more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Hunter treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Extraocular Muscle Surgery

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Dr. Hunter performs Extraocular Muscle Surgery more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Hunter performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Hunter's conditions and procedures:

  • Adult Strabismus
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome, Type I
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome, Type II
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Strabismus
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Strabismus Treatment
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Screening


Boston Children's Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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