Joe Hester, M.D.


Joe Hester, M.D. attended medical school at the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences and completed his ophthalmology residency at Louisiana State University – Shreveport. He is a board-certified ophthalmologist who has been in private practice since the early 1980s. His office in Camden, Arkansas was opened in 1982 and he subsequently opened an office in Magnolia, Arkansas in 1986, both of which are still open today.

Dr. Joe Hester is married to his wife, Sharon, and together they have two sons, Christian and Raydodd. Christian and his wife, Tammy, have one daughter, Catherine. Raydodd is married to his wife, Emily.

Diplomate: American Board of Ophthalmology

Fellow: American Academy of Ophthalmology

Member: American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Member: Arkansas Medical Society