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4/13/14 - Part time OD Opportunity – Ypsilanti, MI - Growing practice looking for a part time Optometrist.  Full scope optometry practice with a focus on contact lenses. Excellent opportunity for new grads. Please contact Dr. Marzuka Jalal at Marzuka2020@gmail.com or at (901) 219-3007.

4/13/14 - Fill-in OD Opportunity – Ypsilanti, MI - Looking for Optometrist to fill in 6/12/2014 - 6/21/2014. Hours and days flexible. Please call Dr. Marzuka Jalal for more info at (901)219-3007.

4/10/14 - Full-Time/Part-Time Optometrists - S.E. Michigan –  Co/Op Optical is growing and bringing ambitious, energetic and team-oriented staff along for the ride.  We are looking for both full- and part-time OD’s for our current and new locations in SE MI.  Compensation and benefits are strong and competitive.  While we have a significant regional, retail presence, we operate as a family and try to accommodate the needs and desires of our professional staff.  The story of the new Co/Op Optical is all about heart – become a part of it and have more than just a job.  Please email Bob Jannuzzi at bjannuzzi@coopoptical.com

4/10/14 - Sale or Coverage - Highlands Ranch, CO - Growing two year old franchise for sale or coverage. Dr./owner leaving practice due to heath issues.  Potential purchase or coverage available.  Contact Dr. John Lawson at 303-503-9696 or jlawson57@comcast.net

4/4/14 - Optometrist wanted - Milwaukee, WI - Great opportunity for a new graduate - employment position beginning in June to cover maternity leave. Full or part-time, depending on your needs - very flexible hours. Steady retail practice inside a major mall in the Milwaukee area. 

The position runs from June through September, with opportunity for continued employment if interested. This would be a great way to "get your feet wet" and start earning good money right after graduation, without the burden of an extended contract. 

For more information, please contact Meg Richardson, OD at rich8185@pacificu.edu

4/3/14 – Associate Optometrist – Canton, MI - Vision Without Limits is looking for an associate for growing practice in Canton, MI.  Three days to start.  Contact James Bohdan OD - email to jnbohdan@juno.com website = vwl-canton.com

3/31/14 - Optometrist wanted - Middleburg Heights, OH - SVS Vision, Inc. is seeking an energetic and team-oriented Optometrist in the Middleburg Heights, Ohio market. We offer very competitive compensation and benefits for our full-time employed optometrists.  If you believe in great patient care, excellent teamwork, and robust career-path development, please email Dr. Ken Wong at kwong@svsvision.com

3/26/14 - Part-time Optometrist - Warren, MI - Looking for a caring and energetic Optometrist to work 1-3 days/week. Current days needed for coverage is Tuesday/Friday/Saturday as a part-time independent doctor of optometry at a busy Walmart. The hours are very manageable. For more information or if interested, please email CV to EliteEyeMichigan@gmail.com or you may reach me (Jennifer Yalldo) at 586-994-4499

3/25/14 - Optometrist/Practice Ownership - Gallup, NM -  Gallup Vision Source—a private practice in Gallup, NM—is looking for a second optometrist interested in successful practice ownership. The ideal candidate will start Summer 2014, work alongside Dr. Blake for 2015-16, and transition into the role of primary optometrist/owner by the start of 2017.

It is a highly successful private practice and this could be an excellent opportunity for the right person. Having said that, we practice in a unique environment. Gallup is the largest "border town" on the edge of the largest Native American Reservation in the country. 

The ideal candidate will have an interest in successful private practice ownership, possess a strong work ethic and business acumen, enjoy the outdoors (mountain biking, hiking, cross-country skiing, etc.), and have a desire to live in a culturally diverse and [somewhat] rural southwest community. An ability to happily live without the 'must haves' of big city living is a plus.

For more information please email John Rogers at gallupvisionsource@gmail.com or call 503.544.9468.

3/21/14 - Practice for Sale - Manhattan, NY - I started this practice cold and have been in the same location for 22 years. The office is located on the ground floor with a private entrance in a Landmark Co-op Building in the 60's off Madison Avenue close to Central Park with many different public transportations and parking facilities.  This is not a store front, it has 2 fully equipped exam rooms with a reception/ waiting and a small frame and dispensing area as well as a private restroom. It generates very rarely walk ins. Patients are seen by appointments. Most private Patients come form European Consulates, the United Nations, tourists and visiting European business people. Most major health insurances and VSP are accepted in this office.

This practice does general and medical care and is strong in all faces of contact lenses. I am ready to retire and look for a Doctor to take over my patients but will be available as I also live in Manhattan. I am  looking for 150K which we can talk about. The Dr. who would like to take this office over would need to pass the Co-op board to see if you can handle the finances and they are willing to give a 10 year lease. Call or email me for further info and photos I also will come to vision expo may be you would like to see the office than. Gitta Rott, O.D., 212-794-4555, visionone@verizon.net

3/18/14 - Private Optometry Practice for Sale – Brunswick, OH - Very profitable, Optometrist is ready to retire. Will stay on to help the new owner maintain patient base for a period of time. Realistic opportunity to earn six figures in first year working 3 days per week! For more information contact Eric Rollins at Rollins Consulting, LLC. E-mail ericrollins@comcast.net or phone (231) 740-2929. 

3/10/14 – Troy, MI - Sears Optical Sublease available May 1, 2014. Looking for a sublease OD that can work at least 4 days a week for a very solid Sears Optical store. Please contact Rebecca Weiler, Sears Optical Region 28, Michigan, rweiler@luxotticaretail.com, 859-912-3291 – cell 513-492-4647 - fax 

3/6/14Full-time Optometrist - Waterloo, IA - Gould Eye Care is a full scope optometric practice located in the beautiful and vivacious college town of Waterloo, IA. We offer everything from your basic eye exams for glasses and contact lenses to ocular disease diagnosis and treatment. We also co-manage for many of the surrounding surgical practices.

Gould Eye Care prides itself in having state of the art equipment for its providers as well as tech-savvy patient resources including text message appointment reminders, communication with providers via Twitter and Facebook, as well as smart phone app's for contact lens and medication compliance. Dr. Gould is a published author (www.nopillsnoshots.com) and provides his pediatric patients and their parents a free parent-child tutorial with an interactive coloring book to help both the parents and the patients prepare for their eye exam.

Gould Eye Care is expanding and currently seeking a full time optometrist to take over its Waterloo, IA practice effective immediately. Gould Eye Care offers a very competitive starting salary ($135 - $150K), negotiable based on experience and the right candidate.

Please contact Dr. Solomon Gould if interested in applying for the position. Cell: 617-880-9089; Email: drgould2020@gmail.com; Twitter: @drgould2020; LinkedIn & Facebook

2/26/14 - Full-time Optometrist - Fort Campbell, KY - The practice is located in the Fort Campbell, Post Exchange.  A Kentucky license will be needed.  At this office we primarily see family members of active duty soldiers.  We see mostly children and young adults.  I am looking for someone to work four to five days per week.  This is what my current associate has been working but is leaving due to a military transfer.  This is a very stable position.  The practice has been in existence for 8 years.

The core value of our office is to provide quality exams rather than rushing folks through like cattle.  Thus you will not be pressured to see more patients than you feel comfortable with.  I currently see 14 full exams per day.  Every one gets dilated unless they sign a waiver in refusal.  There is no pressure to fit a certain brand of contacts or to try to sell glasses.  This is strictly a facility that provides the optometry service and does not sell any products.

I have 2 twenty foot exam lanes, four technicians, and three other optometrist.  I am looking for an associate to work full time.  The equipment for the exam lanes is all newer well serviced Topcon equipment with Haag applanation tonometers.  The office has a full field Humphrey visual field as well.  We do not have electronic medical records due to my preference. 

Please contact me with any questions you may have by email or phone, Don Rademaker, O.D. - personal cell = 931-561-6352 email = drdonrad@hotmail.com

2/20/14 – Full-time Optometrist – Brookfield, WI (near Milwaukee) - PEARLE VISION of Milwaukee, WI is currently seeking a full-time optometrist who has interest to develop a long term relationship within this dynamic community.  We seek an energetic optometrist who wants easy terms of ownership to develop and eventually own the practice in Brookfield, WI.  Your experience, chair-side manor and interest in practicing preventative healthcare to the fullest extent of your license make you a good match for this mature practice.  The growth potential of this office is enormous, and you can be an initial owner from the start.

This particular office is well established with great cash flow, robust & established patient base, and as mentioned – great future potential.  Office amenities include: two fully equipped exam lanes, fully implemented EHR, Cirrus OCT, Pachymeter, Topographer, VF, Fundus Camera, AutoRefractor/AutoKeratometer, NCT, and a full dispensary with all the name brands patients are looking for.  The office also has an on-site optical finish lab which cuts down significantly on outside lab costs and is able to do same day Rx’s.  The location experiences much foot traffic and has great access to patients from all over the greater Brookfield area.

Enjoy this opportunity to work with a professional support staff and a varied patient base in this Private Practice.  This is an outstanding opportunity for the optometrist who wants the freedom to guide and direct the practice – rather than participate from the sidelines.  As this is a franchise-owned private office – long term ownership interest is desired.  This is a terrific chance to own and manage your own practice!  Easy terms of ownership are provided with the possibility of seller financing with no money down for the right applicant.

We offer FULL TIME work, excellent income, immediate ownership interest, profit sharing, vacation, health care, and a free annual eyewear program.  New and recent graduates welcome.  For more information & consideration, please contact: mke.optometry@gmail.com    All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential.

Brookfield, Wisconsin is an affluent suburb of Milwaukee just 10 miles west of the downtown area.  The community is known for its beautiful greenscapes, excellent shopping, and plentiful outdoor activities.  For more information on the city please visit: http://www.ci.brookfield.wi.us/ 

2/14/14 – Optometrist – Honolulu, HI - State of the art ophthalmology practice is searching for a dynamic and well trained optometrist  to become a part of our growing practice in Honolulu, Hawaii.  We see and treat patients in all areas, but our focus is on cataract and cornea consultations and surgery, medical retina, glaucoma and comprehensive eye care.  This is an excellent  opportunity for an experienced OD or recent graduate.  The ideal candidate possesses a strong work ethic, high energy, great personality, motivation, professional chair-side manner, and an optimistic attitude to deliver exceptional service to our patients.  Total compensation package will include:  Salary, benefit package – all insurances (Medical/Dental/Malpractice insurance), 401K, vacation and relocation/moving expenses.  We’d appreciate  the opportunity to speak to you about this great office!  Please send CV/resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to:  gregorywschmidt@hotmail.com 

2/13/14 – Practice Opportunity - Southern Illinois - Excellent opportunity to practice primary care optometry with an emphasis on contact lens and ocular disease in a private practice setting.  Join a well-established practice with a newly remodeled facility and a full lab.   Ophthalmologist is on site weekly.   The office is capable of performing fluorescein angiography. Optometrist has the option of joining on the local hospital’s medical staff. Competitive salary and benefits package. This is an Employment opportunity leading to partnership within one year.  This area is known as an excellent community to raise a family, and is a close drive to many Midwestern Metropolitan cities.  The city offers diverse options, in dining and outdoor recreation, main street shopping, arts and entertainment.  The region also offers a variety of agricultural tourism including orchards, berry farms, farmer’s markets and a local wineries.

You can reach me at 866.488.6363. All inquiries are confidential.  Cristina Boggiano Lewis, Ophthalmic Placement Specialist, cristina@theophthalmicassociates.com, www.theophthalmicassociates.com 

2/13/14 – Optometrist – Canada - Full time associate needed for growing 4 year old Optometric clinic in beautiful Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.  There is a guaranteed minimum earnings of $100,000, with the opportunity to make more.  All new equipment.  Professional, friendly and welcoming staff.  Flexible hours and patient scheduling.  Please contact Dr. Deidre MacDonnell at (709) 634-7714 or (709)634-7900.  You may also email at dlmacdonnell@hotmail.com or drmac@familyeyecareclinic.ca .  All inquiries will be kept strictly confidential. 

2/11/14 - Seeking Full or Part Time Optometrist – Hartford, CT: HealthDrive Eye Care Group would like to add a new Optometrist to our thriving Connecticut practice. At HealthDrive we provide Optometry services to residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The position is Five days per week, provides full benefits, and has great revenue potential and autonomy.  If you are interested in providing quality care within a nursing home and assisted living facilities with compassion and a need to make a difference please contact Tanya Jones at tjones@healthdrive.com or call 877-724-4410. 

2/11/14 - Immediate opening for full-time independent Doctor of Optometry – Wausau, Wi - Privately owned and operated optical is seeking a caring Optometrist who wants to run their own practice within our facility. We offer an established patient base, fully furnished exam lane, furnished office, utilities and support staff. As an independent Doctor you can negotiate your professional fees, your patient schedule and which Insurance plans you wish to provide for.  

Wausau is located in the middle of north central Wisconsin. Surrounded by woods, lakes and hills, the Wausau area enjoys the fortunate combination of big-city amenities with the look and feel of the great Northwoods and small-town hospitality. Four seasons of outdoor recreation, a thriving arts community, entertaining festivals and events, diverse shopping and dining are just some of the many things in the Wausau area.

Please contact: Andrew Trudell, 20/20 Vision Center Inc., 1523 Metro Drive, Schofield, WI, 54476, (715) 355-8800, Fax 866-887-7001, Trudell2020@yahoo.com 

1/28/14 - Practice for Sale - Rogers City, MI -  OD retiring.  Practice has been based on providing quality personal care with a concentration on the medical side of optometry.  I've had a professional appraisal, arranged for financing and have current financial information available.  The asking price is below the appraised value to allow for an easier transition for any potential buyer.  A short video is available at:  http://bit/ly/curtisod orvisit our website at:  www.curtisprofessionaleyecare.com.  To show my sincerity I will thank anyone who refers a successful buyer $1,000.  Please contact Dr. Curtis at curtisod@hotmail.com or 989-734-2583

1/24/14 – South Dakota - We are seeking an optometrist to cover a government practice.  Any state license is accepted so if you or someone you know is available and interested please contact me right away!  See details below: Coverage Dates: 2/7-4/4 Mon-Fri 8-5, Flight, Car and housing provided as well as $400 per day Location is South Dakota. Please contact Angela Wengreen directly at 801-930-3596. 

1/17/14 - Practice for Sale - East Central Indiana - This one-doctor, 2-lane optometry practice in east-central Indiana is for sale due to retirement. It is located in an area with low competition and has over 3,000 active patient records. For further information contact Professional Practice Acquisitions at 614-888-7616, or by email at transaction@columbus.rr.com 

1/13/14 - Full-time or Permanent Part-time Optometrist - Illinois - We are an independent optometric office which practices full-scope primary eye care in a professional corporate setting; emphasizing exceptional patient care experiences. Recent graduates are welcome. Medical primary eye care practice experience desirable. We manage a high tech office, including a paperless practice software system. Our dynamic team of staff assists the doctors with both medical aspects of care and contact lens treatments. A working understanding of medical billing and coding is important, as well as a desire to care for a diverse patient population in a fast-paced setting. Expect to manage anterior segment disease, glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, Lasik, and full-range contact lens treatments-from soft and HGP to CRT, Duettes, keratoconus, and scleral shells. Competitive benefits, compensation and commissions. Please contact Dr. Vince Facchiano, O.D. FAAO at vfacch2854@aol.com or (815) 332-2223. www.4GreatVision.com

1/13/14 - Practice for Sale - Marquette, MI - Optometric practice for sale in Marquett, MI.  Solo practice in same location for over 50 years.  Buildinig can be leased or purchased.  Come live in Gods country,  For more information call Dr. Steve Morris - telepnone - 906-362-4825 

1/13/14 – OD needed – Detroit, MI - The Lasik Vision Institute is opening a brand new center in Detroit - March 2014. Currently we are looking for an od- please contact Kim Weiss at kweiss@lasikvisioninstitute.com or call 302-543-5780 if you are interested in more info. 

1/13/14 – Full time Doctor of Optometry – Metro Detroit, MI - Seeking Full Time/ Part Time optometrists to join our Optometry Practice/Optical dispensary located in the Metro Detroit area. W Optical, a Michigan based company, provide our customers with a full scope of primary eye-care services. We offer a friendly and professional environment, support staff, along with a generous compensation. Please contact us at wopticalcareers@gmail.com. www.thewoptical.com 

1/7/14 - Optometry Practice for Sale – Virginia - Thriving Virginia optometry practice of 50 years serving 10 counties located in charming small town near the Chesapeake Bay. Free-standing office building on main thoroughfare near hospital with four exam rooms, optician’s space and ample patient parking. High percentage of geriatric patients and large volume of glaucoma and diabetic patients. Area is growing and is one of Virginia’s top regions for incoming retirees. 

The area promises excellent quality of life and low cost of living. It is a haven for boating, fishing and hunting and sits approximately one hour and 15 minutes from Richmond International Airport. The region is home to wineries, resorts and some of Virginia’s top annual festivals.

Sellers retiring. Members of the Virginia Optometric Association and Rappahannock General Hospital. Primary Contact: Dr. James R. Prince OD, FAAO, 804-435-2616, Dr. Floyd L. Griffith Jr., OD, 804-435-2094, Cindy - Office Manager, nnec@live.com, 804-436-0181 Fax 804-435-2616 Main office 

1/7/14 - Full-Time Optometrist - Sturgis, MI - Busy optometric practice in Sturgis, Michigan looking for full-time associate. The area has a drawing population of around 60,000 people. I am looking for someone who is interested in eventually becoming a partner in a well-established, up-scale private practice. We have a great school system, many lakes for fishing/boating and one of the top-ranked golf courses in the state of Michigan. 40 hours per week, no weekends! Please send CV to: Darren L. Meyer, OD, Eye Care West, PO Box 128, Sturgis, MI 49091, mieyedoc@yahoo.com, fax: 269-651-4154. 

1/3/14  - Practice for Sale - Warren, MI - I'm looking to sell my optical practice located in Warren, MI.  This location has been an optical store for over 30 years, so it is well established in the community.  It is 2300 sq ft with plenty of space for additional equipment if so desired.  I am asking for $175,000.  The asking price includes a fully stocked dispensary with approximately $25,000 wholesale in frames, full lab, a mini-lab, an exam room, including equipment, a contact lens room, a billing office, and plenty of storage space. The office is located in a fully occupied strip mall close to two major freeways.  Please email me (Charles Frontera) at CAFrontera@gmail.com for further information.  

12/19/13 - OPTOMETRY PRACTICE FOR SALE – Virginia - Thriving Virginia optometry practice of 50 years serving 10 counties located in charming small town near the Chesapeake Bay. Free-standing office building on main thoroughfare near hospital with four exam rooms, optician’s space and ample patient parking. High percentage of geriatric patients and large volume of glaucoma and diabetic patients. Area is growing and is one of Virginia’s top regions for incoming retirees. The area promises excellent quality of life and low cost of living. It is a haven for boating, fishing and hunting and sits approximately one hour and 15 minutes from Richmond International Airport. The region is home to wineries, resorts and some of Virginia’s top annual festivals. Sellers retiring. Members of the Virginia Optometric Association and Rappahannock General Hospital. Primary Contact: Dr. James R. Prince OD, FAAO, 804-435-2616 or Dr. Floyd L. Griffith Jr., OD, 804-435-2094, Cindy - Office Manager nnec@live.com 804-436-0181 Fax 804-435-2616 Main office

12/12/13 - Full-Time/Part-Time Optometrists - S.E. Michigan - SVS Vision, Inc. is seeking energetic and team-oriented Optometrists for our S.E. Michigan offices. We offer very competitive compensation and benefits for the Full-Time/Part-Time Employed OD positions. If you believe in great patient care, excellent teamwork, and strong career development, please email Dr. Ken Wong at kwong@svsvision.com or mailto:kwong@svsvision.com 

11/26/13 - Full time optometrist - Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - We are looking for applicants to be flexible and able to adapt to new office environments quickly, as well as personable, professional, and above all to deliver high quality care to patients. Available immediately, we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.

Compensation for this position is a guaranteed hourly wage. The position requires between 37-40 hours per week, and this position also includes a comprehensive benefits package: Health insurance, dental, disability, malpractice, as well as an employer matched simple IRA and paid time off.

OD4Hire is a locally owned company based in the Twin Cities that offers optometry coverage services for optometrists throughout the metro. Our optometrists work at multiple locations each week, and return to the same locations on a regular basis. The position requires some travel throughout the Twin Cities, within a reasonable distance.

This position offers a unique opportunity to challenge yourself and learn from working in multiple office environments. New grads welcome to apply. If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Dr.
Brandon Larson (by email drlarson@od4hire.com or phone 612-564-6919 x2) with any other questions or additional information.

11/19/13 – Traverse City, MI - Looking for optometrist for one to two days per week at Traverse City Sam's Club.  No initial investment cost, can start earning right away. Need some familiarity with electronic medical records.  Office uses Officemate/Examwriter software. Has retinal camera and digital refraction system. Large contact lens practice.  Please Contact Dr. Hanford @ (231) 313-2020, forward curriculum vitae to email, isee20202002@yahoo.com 

11/13/13 - Optometry Practice for Sale – Chattanooga, TN - Great opportunity to acquire a modern, paperless practice with collections of $400,000/yr and exhibiting consistent growth. The office is located in a beautiful revitalized area which continues to increase in population, which provides a bright outlook for more growth. The practice provides additional services with an ocular disease emphasis, including co-management of laser vision correction surgery. Bank Financing Available (OAC). For details please call 800-416-2055 or visit http://TransitionConsultants.com