David Hunt, O.D.
Dr. David Hunt is a board-certified optometric physician who provides a wide range of primary eye care services, including comprehensive eye examinations, prescriptions for glasses and contact lenses, and the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease. He also provides pre- and post-operative care for cataract, LASIK and cornea surgery.
Originally from Ocala, Dr. Hunt is a native Floridian. He graduated with honors from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Physiology. Dr. Hunt followed in the footsteps of his two brothers in pursuing a career in eye care.
He attended Nova Southeastern University, where he worked tirelessly to earn entry to the Beta Sigma Kappa Honors Society all four years while studying for his doctorate degree in Optometry.
He had the privilege of completing his internship training at the prestigious Aker-Kasten Eye Center in Boca Raton, Florida. After graduating with honors, Dr. Hunt worked for several years in various private and commercial eye care practices. Now, years into his profession, eye care is still his passion.
Dr. Hunt joined Center For Sight in 2012, and is committed to serving the community by offering quality health care and personal service. His practice philosophy is to treat every patient as though they were a close family friend.
Dr. Hunt is a devoted husband and father. He and his wife, Nikki, reside in Palmetto with their three boys.