Dr. David Hunter, MD

Dr. David Hunter, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. David Hunter, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

300 Longwood Ave Fl 4

Boston, MA 02115

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Top Care Areas

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more than 88% of peers
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
more than 86% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
more than 4% of peers

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Dr. Hunter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hunter "Dr. David Hunter is Ophthalmologist0in0Chief at Boston Children's Hospital. He specializes in Pediatric Ophthalmology, Amblyopia, Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Cataracts, Neuro-Ophthalmology Diseases, and Eye Muscle Surgery. Dr. Hunter received his medical education from Baylor College of Medicine and completed his training at The Wilmber Ophthalmological Institute, Framingham Union Hospital, and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

14  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Strabismus
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Muscle Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuro-Ophthalmological Disorders
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Strabismus

6  Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Strabismus Examination
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Strabismus Treatment
  • Vision Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Framingham Union Hospital, Transitional
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • The Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hunter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hunter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hunter to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hunter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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
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