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Dr. Christian Hester, MD

Cataract Surgery*
5.0 (46)
Map Pin Small Little Rock, AR
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Christian Hester, MD

Dr. Christian Hester, MD is a Cataract Surgery Specialist in Little Rock, AR. They specialize in Cataract Surgery, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine and is affiliated with Baptist Health Medical Center North Little Rock, Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock, Magnolia Regional Medical Center and Ouachita County Medical Center. Dr. Hester, completed a residency at California Pacific Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Hester an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Hester works at Little Rock Eye Clinic in Little Rock, AR. They frequently treat conditions like Herpetic Keratitis, Corneal Diseases and Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Hester's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Little Rock Eye Clinic Llp
    201 Executive Ct Ste A, Little Rock, AR 72205 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (501) 224-5658

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Baptist Health Medical Center North Little Rock
  • Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock
  • Magnolia Regional Medical Center
  • Ouachita County Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Herpetic Keratitis
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Herpetic Keratitis
Corneal Diseases
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Keratoconus
Senile Cataracts
Cataract Removal Surgery
Cornea Surgery
Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
Cataract
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Diabetic Cataracts
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Cornea Transplant
Glaucoma Surgery
Iridectomy
Iridotomy
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
Accommodation Disorders
Anisocoria
Astigmatism
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chlamydial Conjunctivitis
Chronic Conjunctivitis
Congenital Nystagmus
Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Corneal Erosion
Diabetic Retinopathy
Dislocation of Lens
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Ectropion of Eyelid
Episcleritis Periodica Fugax
Esotropia
Exotropia
Eye Pain
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Farsightedness
Floaters
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Hordeolum
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Hypotony of Eye
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Juvenile Cataract
Macular or Retinal Edema
Marfan Syndrome
Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinguecula
Presbyopia
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Strabismus
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Anterior Vitrectomy
Contact Lens Fitting Services
Contact Lens Treatment
Extracapsular Cataract Extraction
Eye Surgery
Laser Cataract Surgery
LASIK
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Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
Pterygium Surgery
Refractive Lens Exchange
Refractive Surgery
Relaxing Corneal Incisions
Repair of Eye Laceration
Tear Duct Surgery
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
Vitreoretinal Surgery
YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    About Dr. Christian Hester, MD

    Specialties*
    • Cataract Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1154522407
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Baylor College of Medicine
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • California Pacific Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Christian Hester, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hester is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hester has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Hester works at Little Rock Eye Clinic in Little Rock, AR. View the full address on Dr. Hester’s profile.

    Dr. Hester has seen patients for Herpetic Keratitis, Corneal Diseases and Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hester on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    46 patients have reviewed Dr. Hester. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hester.

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