Dr. Hunt earned his M.D degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York in 1999. He received his B.S. in Chemistry from the State University of Albany in 1993. Dr. Hunt began his general surgery residency at St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey from 1999 - 2001. He spent two years as a Surgical Oncology Fellow at Weill Cornell from 2001-2003. Dr. Hunt completed his general surgery residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn from 2003-2006. He also completed a Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery Fellowship at Lankenau Hospital, Wynnewood, PA from 2006-2007. He completed a Colorectal Surgery Residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell and Columbia from 2007-2008. He was appointed to the attending staff at Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood, PA before joining the staff at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.
He is a member of the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons and the Society of Surgical Oncology. He is widely published in peer-reviewed journals and has presented his research in abstracts, posters and oral presentations at many professional society meetings.