Peter B. Knowlton, MD

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Peter B. Knowlton, MD

Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract, Laser, and Refractive Surgery, Minimally Invasive Glaucoma Surgery

Dr. Peter Knowlton, MD, is a board-certified ophthalmologist and ophthalmic surgeon who specializes in cataract surgery, glaucoma treatment and surgery, laser procedures, age-related macular degeneration, and diabetic eye exams.

Dr. Knowlton completed his undergraduate education at Duke University, with a Bachelor of Science in biology. He attended medical school at the Vanderbilt University of Medicine and completed an internship at the University of Pittsburgh, Mercy Hospital, followed by a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

In his free time, Dr. Knowlton enjoys marathon running, traveling to interesting places around the world, kayaking, hiking, cooking, and enjoying time with his wife and 3 young children.

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    Ask Dr. Drew | How do you know if cataracts are forming?

    Ask Dr. Drew, Cataract Surgery, Cataracts

    Dr. Hunter discusses some of the visual symptoms his local patients in South Carolina start to notice when developing cataracts. If your vision is getting cloudy, you’re losing your color perception, or if you’re having trouble reading or driving at night; you may be developing cataracts. Take our Cataract Assessment online to learn more! […]

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    January 17, 2023
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    What Does Glaucoma Look Like?

    Glaucoma

    Glaucoma can affect anyone, but some are at a higher risk of developing this eye disease. Because glaucoma presents few early symptoms and doesn’t affect vision or cause pain, it can go unnoticed and undiagnosed.  For these reasons, it’s essential to have regular eye exams so your eye doctor can detect the early signs of […]

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    November 28, 2022
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    Ask Dr. Drew | What to expect the day of your LASIK procedure.

    Ask Dr. Drew

    Dr. Hunter explains what you can expect on the day of your LASIK eye surgery. LASIK is a quick and virtually painless procedure that allows you freedom from glasses and contacts. LASIK is one of the most popular forms of vision correction due to its accuracy, safety, quick recovery time, a wide range of correction, […]

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    November 18, 2022
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    Dr. Hunter discusses some of the visual symptoms his local patients in South Carolina start to notice when developing cataracts. If your vision is getting cloudy, you’re losing your color perception, or if you’re having trouble reading or driving at night; you may be developing cataracts. Take our Cataract Assessment online to learn more! […]

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    A comparison of a female with normal eye against eye with glaucoma.

    Glaucoma can affect anyone, but some are at a higher risk of developing this eye disease. Because glaucoma presents few early symptoms and doesn’t affect vision or cause pain, it can go unnoticed and undiagnosed.  For these reasons, it’s essential to have regular eye exams so your eye doctor can detect the early signs of […]

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    Dr. Hunter explains what you can expect on the day of your LASIK eye surgery. LASIK is a quick and virtually painless procedure that allows you freedom from glasses and contacts. LASIK is one of the most popular forms of vision correction due to its accuracy, safety, quick recovery time, a wide range of correction, […]

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