Meet Dr. Gunther
Jon B. Gunther, MD specializes in all medical retinal conditions, including diabetic eye disease and macular degeneration. He also provides general ophthalmology care, including treatments for cataracts.
Dr. Gunther has performed extensive clinical research and has served as an investigator for numerous national clinical research trials for macular degeneration. His extensive research has been published in numerous ophthalmology journals and textbooks.
Dr. Gunther completed his medical retina fellowship and residency in ophthalmology at the University of Wisconsin hospital and clinics. He also completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Gunther graduated from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. He received his Bachelor of Science degree (magna cum laude) in finance from Brigham Young University (BYU) in Provo, Utah.
Dr. Gunther has a keen interest in helping others improve their vision and quality of life, and has participated in medical volunteer work in Ghana, Honduras and the Philippines. He has also been a clinical instructor of ophthalmology for medical students and residents at the University of Wisconsin.
Dr. Gunther is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
On A Personal Note…
Dr. Gunther was raised in American Fork, Utah. He and his wife, Lisa, have three children. Dr. Gunther, who speaks Spanish fluently, is also interested in tennis, hiking, snow and water skiing.