Dr. Scott Tunis, MD

Dr. Scott Tunis, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Scott Tunis, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Wilmington, NC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1001 Military Cutoff Rd Ste 200

Wilmington, NC 28405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Nearsightedness
very high
more than 92% of peers
Presbyopia
high
more than 77% of peers
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Tunis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

20  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • UNIV OF VA SCH OF MED HLTH SYS
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Medical University of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tunis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tunis' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Tunis' 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had the most wonderful experience within Dr. Tunis and his staff! I had lasik done on both eyes. Dr. Tunis was very honest about the procedures, not once did I feel like I was being sold any service I didn't need. He and his staff are very kind, patient and informative. I felt very safe and...more
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Dr. Tunis did surgery on my husband eyes years ago and when I needed surgery and was given a choice, I chose him also. He is an excellent doctor who cares about his patients and takes the time to explain everything he is going to do and why. He also gives his patients a sense of security. I...more
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