Leanne Stunkel

Leanne Stunkel, MD

Specializes In
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology
Referral Type

Physician Referral Required

Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Vision loss, visual field loss, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, optic neuritis, ischemic optic neuropathy, optic atrophy, posterior cortical atrophy, visual symptoms associated with migraine, pupillary abnormalities, nystagmus, ocular myasthenia gravis, and other diseases that affect the visual system and eye movements. Vision loss or eye movement abnormalities resulting from pituitary tumors, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, stroke, brain tumor, trauma and autoimmune disease

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Academic Title(s)

Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences and Neurology

Research Interests

Neuro-ophthalmology, diagnostic error in medicine, optic neuritis, idiopathic intracranial hypertension

Publications & Research

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Fellowship: Neuro-Ophthalmology

2019 Emory Eye Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Residency: Neurology

2018 Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Medical Degree

2014 Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY