Dr. Lee Hunter, MD

Dr. Lee Hunter, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Lee Hunter, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology.

807 Childrens Way

Jacksonville, FL 32207

Contact Information

(904) 697-3600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Extraocular Muscle Surgery
more than 69% of peers
Blocked Tear Duct
more than 68% of peers
Tear Duct Disorders
more than 68% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

24  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diplopia
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Farsightedness
  • Headache
  • Hypertropia
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Visual Field Defects

13  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hunter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hunter's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 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 takes great care of our boys!
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