Hester Ophtalmology

4.6 (118)
1604 Physicians Dr, Ste 103, Wilmington, NC, 28401
Hester Ophtalmology

About Hester Ophtalmology

Hester Ophthalmology is a trusted provider of LASIK eye surgery with over 23 years of experience serving patients in Wilmington, North Carolina. Led by Dr. Darrell E. Hester, a highly skilled ophthalmic surgeon, the team at Hester Ophthalmology combines advanced technologies and techniques with compassionate care to deliver excellent results to their patients.

Hester Ophthalmology offers a range of services to treat various eye conditions, including cataract surgery, glaucoma, dry eye, and oculoplastic surgeries. They specialize in modern cataract surgery, including laser-assisted cataract surgery using the LenSx femtosecond laser. They also offer a variety of advanced technology intraocular lens options, including multifocal lenses and toric lenses for astigmatism correction.

Dr. Hester is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and completed his training at the UNC Department of Ophthalmology. He has performed laser vision correction since 1997 and has been instrumental in introducing advanced custom LASIK procedures to patients in Wilmington. Dr. Hester is a certified IntraLase and VISX Advanced CustomVue surgeon and was one of the first in the region to perform blade-free LASIK with the IntraLase femtosecond laser.

Hester Ophthalmology is committed to providing patients with the highest quality of care and utilizes the latest technologies and techniques to achieve optimal results. They pay close attention to detail and personalized approach to patient care. Hester Ophthalmology serves patients in Wilmington and the surrounding areas, and patients can easily schedule an appointment by contacting their office.

Hester Ophtalmology Reviews

Hester Ophtalmology Aggregate Rating

based on 118 reviews from around the web

Most Common Trends in Hester Ophtalmology Reviews

Highly successful cataract operations
Thorough eye exams
Clear and patient explanations
Courteous and professional staff
Long wait times

Patients are talking about:

  • Dr. Hester's cataract surgeries have been repeatedly celebrated for their excellent results, enhancing patients' quality of life
  • Patients value Dr. Hester's thorough eye exams and his ability to diagnose and resolve complex vision problems
  • Dr. Hester's open, clear, and patient communication style is praised for helping patients feel informed and comfortable with their treatment choices
  • The supportive and professional demeanor of Dr. Hister's office staff significantly contributes to an overall pleasant patient experience, despite the common issue of lengthy wait times

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Sherry F.

I had an appointment with Hester Ophthalmology at 3:00. They asked me to come in early (at 2:00) I did. Came in and checked in with a large presence... Read More

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