G. Baker Hubbard, III, M.D.

G. Baker Hubbard, III, M.D.
Emory Clinic

Thomas M. Aaberg Sr. Chair in Ophthalmology

Director of Retina Service, Emory Eye Center, Emory University School of Medicine

Vice-Chief, Ophthalmology Service, Children's Hospital of Atlanta at Egleston

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Section of Vitreoretinal Surgery & Diseases and Section of Ophthalmic Pathology/Ocular Oncology, Emory Eye Center, Emory University School of Medicine

Director of Fellowship Training, Emory Vitreoretinal Fellowship Program

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Ophthalmology (Board certified since 2000)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
macular degeneration
ocular malignancies
retinal detachment
retinal disease
vitreoretinal disease/surgery
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Clinic 'B'
1365 Clifton Road, NE, 3rd Flr
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 778-2020
About Dr. Hubbard, III

G. Baker Hubbard III, MD specializes in vitreoretinal surgery, and his practice includes both adult and pediatric vitreoretinal disorders. Dr. Hubbard’s primary research interest is in characterizing the clinical manifestations of pediatric retinal disorders and their treatment outcomes. Recent peer-reviewed publications have covered retinopathy of prematurity, retinoblastoma, pediatric vitreous hemorrhage, and endophthalmitis.

Dr. Hubbard has also been the institutional principal investigator for national clinical trials on emerging therapies for adult retinal disorders such as diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. He has been closely involved with residency and fellowship training and he is currently director of fellowship training in vitreoretinal surgery at Emory University.

Dr. Hubbard’s clinical interests focus on pediatric retinal disease, including retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) and retinoblastoma (RB).

He is a reviewer for Ophthalmology, Journal of Retina and Vitreous Diseases, Cornea, and Journal of Refractive Surgery. He serves as the Pediatric Retina Section co-editor for the Retina Times and is a manuscript reviewer for several publications.

Year Started Practicing: 2000
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2000
Organizational Memberships:
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Retina Specialists
The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
The Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology
The Georgia Society of Ophthalmology
The American Medical Association
Awards:
Achievement Award, 2008
American Academy of Ophthalmology

Honor Award, 2008
American Society of Retina Specialists

Teacher of the Year Award
Emory Eye Center, 2009

Senior Honor Award, 2011
American Society of Retina Specialists

Best Doctors in America 2009–12
Education:
Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Internship
Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN

Residency
Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN

Fellowship
Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC
Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO
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