G. Baker Hubbard, MD

G. Baker 
Emory Clinic

Thomas M. Aaberg Sr. Chair in Ophthalmology, Director of Retina Service,

Professor of Ophthalmology

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Ophthalmology (Board certified since 2000)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
diabetic retinopathy
macular degeneration
ocular malignancies
retinal detachment
retinal disease
vitreoretinal disease/surgery
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Eye Center, Clifton Campus
1365B Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
404 778-2020
About Dr. Hubbard

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
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
Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 1992

Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN 1993

Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, TN 1994
Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 1998

Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 1995
Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 2000