Jason Hunt

Jason Hunt, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Business Phone: (352) 265-7981
Business Email: jmhuntmd@ufl.edu

About Jason Hunt

Jason M. Hunt, MD, is an assistant professor of addiction medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine, where he joined the faculty in 2017 to practice addiction medicine at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center. Dr. Hunt earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois in 2002. He then completed a obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Louisville in 2006. Dr. Hunt completed a fellowship in addiction medicine at the University of Florida in 2017. Before becoming an addiction medicine physician, Dr. Hunt worked as an advanced drug and alcohol counselor in Alabama and Tampa. Currently, his responsibilities include evaluating impaired safety-sensitive professionals and caring for patients in the alcohol and drug detoxification unit at UF Health Psychiatric Hospital. His interests and expertise are in ob/gyn, specifically opioid use disorders in pregnancy, substance use disorders, the evaluation and management of dual-diagnosis substance use disorders and substance-related impairment.

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Medicine
    American Board of Addiction Medicine

Clinical Profile

  • Medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Alcohol use disorder – resources
  • Alcohol withdrawal
  • Barbiturate intoxication and overdose
  • Cocaine intoxication
  • Cocaine withdrawal
  • Heroin overdose
  • Marijuana intoxication
  • Opiate and opioid withdrawal
  • Opioid intoxication
  • Pain medications – narcotics
  • Substance use
  • Substance use disorder

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Addiction medicine


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Physical review letters. 100(18) [PMID] 18518362.
View on: PubMed


Fellowship – Addiction Medicine
2017 · University of Florida
Residency – Obstetrics & Gynecology
2006 · University of Louisville
Medical Degree
2002 · University of Illinois
BS, Biology and Chemistry
1998 · Murray State University

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
GMS6784 Addiction: Referral
GMS6782 Addiction: Clin Eval
MDU4001 Introduction to Medical Science Seminar 1

Contact Details

(352) 265-7981