Leanne Stunkel

Leanne Stunkel, MD

Specializes In
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology
Referral Type

Physician Referral Required

Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

  • Idiopathic intracranial hypertension/ pseudotumor cerebri
  • Ischemic optic neuropathy
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular myasthenia gravis
  • Optic atrophy
  • Optic neuritis
  • Pupil abnormalities
  • Visual symptoms caused by stroke, brain tumors, dementia, trauma, and autoimmune diseases.

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