Dr. Drew Hunter, MD is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology specializing in cataract and refractive surgery, including LASIK, medical and surgical management of glaucoma, and treatment of dry eye disease. He strives to treat his patients like family while providing the highest quality, state-of-the-art technology to obtain the best vision possible for each patient.
Dr. Hunter has a particular interest in helping patients reduce their dependence on glasses following cataract surgery by use of laser-assisted cataract surgery and premium intraocular lens implantation for astigmatism and presbyopia. Dr. Hunter also offers dropless cataract surgery for some of his patients.
A native of Raleigh, North Carolina, Dr. Hunter graduated from the University of North Carolina where he obtained a business degree from the Kenan-Flagler Business School. While at Chapel Hill, he met his future wife, Marsha Wedgeworth Hunter, through the FCA.
He completed medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and an internship in internal medicine at the University of North Carolina. He then completed medical and surgical training through his residency at the University of North Carolina.
Dr. Hunter feels very blessed to have 4 wonderful children, Preston, Worth, Grayson, and Madison Jane with his wife, Marsha, who was born and raised on Hilton Head Island. They can often be found enjoying the outdoors, either at the beach or out hunting and fishing.