Lester McDonald, MD

Guthrie Medical Group Provider


Care Provider Overall: 
Provider Reviews: 
  • Clinical Details
  • Education
Hospital Privileges: 
  • Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital
Clinical Interests: 
  • Corneal and External Disease
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Dry Eye Disease
  • Endothelial Corneal Transplantation (DSEK)
  • Glaucoma
  • Ophthalmic Diagnostic Testing
  • Traditional Corneal Transplantation (PK)
  • Albany Medical Center, Albany, N.Y. (Ophthalmology)
Professional Memberships: 
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • American Board of Ophthalmology
  • University of Connecticut, Storrs, Conn.
  • New York Medical College, Valhalla, N.Y.
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport, Conn.
  • St. Louis University, St. Louis, Mo. (Cornea)
  • Washington University, St. Louis, Mo. (Ocular Pathology)

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Guthrie Patient: September 2018
I am very grateful to have had *Dr. Lester McDonald & his experience taking care of me!
Guthrie Patient: September 2018
Dr. McDonald is very friendly, easy to talk to, and is a good listener.
Guthrie Patient: September 2018
dr McDonald heard my description of what I was saying about my eyes, assessed, explained and answered my questions to my satisfaction.
Guthrie Patient: September 2018
Doctor worked me in for an emergency appt and actually cancelled others to address my problem- very appreciative!
Guthrie Patient: August 2018
I have been under the care of this specialist for two decades, and already have recommended him to family and friends.
Guthrie Patient: August 2018
I would recommend this place to anybody even take my dog to him
Guthrie Patient: June 2018
Having the problem is not good, but I knew dr. was really trying hard to fix it. 5. Very good.
Guthrie Patient: June 2018
I TRUST and admire *Ed MacDonald -
Guthrie Patient: May 2018
*Dr. McDonald SAVED my eyesight when a doctor in Williamsport gave up on me.
Guthrie Patient: March 2018
One & one half hour waiting time unexplained!