Jeffrey Hunter, M.D., FAAP is the only fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist in East Texas and was recently honored by Texas Monthly magazine by being voted a “2009 Texas Super Doctor” by his peers. Before joining Heaton Eye Associates in 1996, he completed his subspecialty training in pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus at Duke University Eye Center in North Carolina. Considered one of the premier pediatric ophthalmology surgeons, with over 10,000 surgical procedures performed, Dr. Hunter works with children and adults of all ages affected by strabismus (commonly known as crossed or misaligned eyes).
Dr. Hunter is actively involved with several charitable organizations including: Grace Community School, KVNE - Encouragement FM, Young Life Board and Mercy Ships. He is also an active member at First Baptist Church. He enjoys traveling with his wife and four children.