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  • October 2019

    10/9/19 – OD – St. Paul, MN - We have been operating for 7 years now and looking to hire on another OD.  We are currently a single dr private practice.  Dr. Vue is interested in hiring on a part time OD to start but his ultimate goal is to find the right person to eventually add on as his partner when the time is appropriate for the right candidate.  If you have any optometry candidates or grads that may be interested in this opportunity please feel free to have them contact me directly.  Kia, Office Manager, Vue Eye Clinic, 1165 Arcade Street, St. Paul, MN 55106, P: 651-414-0428, F: 651-414-0753

    10/7/19 - OPTOMETRIST NEEDED – Berlin, VT - Busy, service-oriented practice in Vermont needs PART TO FULL-TIME LICENSED OPTOMETRIST. Start immediately. Great benefits for full-time placement.

    We are a very busy and growing practice focusing on exceptional patient care ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics using top-notch equipment. We also operate a full-service optical shop and lab within a shopping mall and have a highly experienced group of 14 employees.

    We are located in the central region of Vermont, just ten minutes away from Montpelier and less than an hour from many ski resorts. It is a truly beautiful and culturally vibrant area offering a superior quality of life. Year-round access to outdoor activities – mountain biking, kayaking, hiking, and skiing.

    Please send resume to [email protected].

    10/7/19 – OD – Waupaca, WI - Great opportunity for friendly motivated Associate Optometrist in private practice.

    Want to practice eye care in a progressive full scope private practice setting that utilizes all of your knowledge and training? Advanced Family Eyecare has the opportunity you’re looking for! We have a full-time associate optometrist position available in the beautiful Central Wisconsin community of Waupaca.

    Our highly trained team of technicians will support you with pretesting, refracting, and medical transcription for EHR data entry allowing you to focus on patient care.

    Our clinic has invested in advanced diagnostic instruments to deliver medical eye care that is state of the art!  We provide the following instruments:

    OCT with anterior segment and Angiovue
    Diopsys VEP, PERG, ffERG
    Digital phoroptors and refracting system
    Visual fields
    Optos Daytona

    Our clinic offers advanced dry eye management including the utilization of tear osmolarity, Inflammadry, Anterior Seg. imaging, Lipiscan, Oculus Keratograph 5M, and Lipiflow.

    We desire an associate optometrist who is interested in providing specialty services such as ortho K, scleral lenses, myopia management, sports vision, or vision therapy.

    We are family friendly and starting salary is 140K with significantly higher pay possible based on attaining production goals. Benefits package includes retirement plan, three weeks of paid time off in addition to paid holidays, paid medical, vision and malpractice insurance as well as paid continuing education.

    We’re excited to hear from you!  To apply for this position please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected].

  • September 2019

    9/30/19 – OD - Clarkston, MI – Position available for part time Optometrist in Clarkston, MI. Flexible.

    Contact [email protected] for more information.

    9/30/19 - OD – California Central Valley - Are you a newly trained or experienced Optometrist (OD) in search of a challenging yet supportive and rewarding practice opportunity? If so, consider joining the expanding Optometry team at Family HealthCare Network in California’s Central Valley.  We are a private non-profit group of dedicated staff working together with patients to optimize their health.  Our practice is devoted to providing exceptional care.

    Our employed positions offer a competitive salary, an attractive benefits package, as well as an extensive list of professional benefits. We are currently Optometrists seeking to offer quality health care services with a mission. 

    Family HealthCare Network services include exams for routine vision problems, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, eye allergies, eye injuries, and other eye diseases.

    If you are a mission driven, Optometrist who wants to make a positive difference in the lives of patients whom would otherwise go without care, then this is the right place for you. For more information contact: 

    Marya Vela, Provider Staff Recruiter
    [email protected]

    Rafael Rivas, Provider Staff Recruiter
    [email protected]

    9/23/19 – OD – Dickinson, ND - We are searching for an Associate Optometrist who thrives on making the eye exam experience educational, efficient and technically superb.  Our candidate will need to be comfortable in a primary care setting, but special consideration will be given to applicants with an interest in specialty contact lenses or ocular disease.  We will provide you with well-trained scribes so you can focus your time on perfecting your clinical skills, not recruiting patients and filling out paperwork!  Choose from a 4 or 5 days per week schedule, no nights and no weekends.  Salary plus full benefits is based on a daily rate with a possible production bonus for the right candidate.

    We are a well-established yet growing practice and are looking to add the right Associate to grow along with us!  It is the perfect time to join us as we are building a brand new facility in 2020!  We have all the technology you need to practice modern optometry including SD-OCT and Keratograph 5M.

    Our office culture is something we are proud of and something we are continually improving.   We have a great mix of experienced veteran staff members as well as energetic new team members.  Our office manager has been with the practice for 20 years.  We currently employ 13 non-OD staff members.

    Send your resume to [email protected] and join our modern practice!

    9/23/19 – OD - Kearney, NE - Established practice for over 50 years!

    Kearney Eye Institute is a two MD, three OD, busy private practice with optical, utilizing state of the art technology to deliver the highest quality of care.  We are seeking a well-trained, team-oriented optometrist.

    Your schedule will immediately be full upon arrival.  We also need help in order to expand into additional offices.  All physicians have technicians for testing, workup, and scribing.  In addition, our highly-skilled admin team allows you to focus your time on patient care.  

    This is an outstanding opportunity for both a new graduate as well as an experienced clinician.

    Big city amenities in a clean, safe, smaller community

    Kearney is a wonderful community of 30K that offers the safety of a friendly Midwest town, while our university and progressive history provide the culture and life-style of a much bigger city.

    Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy abundant hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, boating, and wildlife. Children of all ages have countless year-round activities, and Kearney’s high schools consistently rank among the top in academics, athletics, and the cultural arts.

    Kearney hosts many national and regional sporting events, in addition to both local and nationally-recognized concert and theatrical performances.

    Central location!

    Kearney’s centrally located for easy day travel to Omaha, Denver, Kansas City, and the Rocky Mountains.  In addition, our local airports have multiple daily jet flights to Denver, Dallas, and soon, to Chicago, providing unlimited travel options.  Please check us out and come for a visit!

    9/13/19 - Optometry Practice for Sale.  Essexville, Michigan - Looking for an associate with the intention of purchasing my practice or direct buy-out. I am getting close to retirement after 37 years in practice and it is time to look for a full-scope optometrist to take over. My solo private practice is located in the small community of Essexville, Michigan in a medical mall setting.  I am the only eye care office in the City of Essexville.  My practice has been based on providing quality and personal care with a strong emphasis on medical eye care. I lease my office space from the local hospital at a reasonable rate.  My overhead is low with annual gross revenue of about $400K. The office space measures 1,565 sq. ft. and includes two fully equipped exam rooms, a technician pre-test room, contact lens room, business office, tech working area, frame showroom and dispensary, a waiting room, a large storage room with cutting and edging facility equipped with recent Santinelli edger and blocker, and doctor’s private office.  My equipment is top quality and pleasing to the eye with exam room Reichert stands and chairs, AO phoropters, B&L keratometers, Topcon slit lamps with Goldmann tonometers and digital acuity charts. Tech pretest room includes Zeiss retinal camera, Humphrey’s Matrix 800, Zeiss HD OCT 500 and Nidex auto-refractor/keratometer/NCT.  The exam and tech rooms have their own laptops for EMR recording.  I am using Eyefinity OfficeMate and ExamWriter EMR and employ 3 full time staff. I accept most vision and medical plans including some Medicaid programs.

    If interested, please contact me directly on my cell phone at (989) 714-0567 or email [email protected]

    9/11/19 – Practice for Sale – Grandville, MI - I am an optician owned optical and am looking to retire.  Grandville Optical would make an excellent business opportunity for the right optometrist.  It would be a very affordable business.  I presently have 2 optometrists working for me one day a week and 2 office personnel.  I am prepared to continue working to make a smooth transition.  Our website is:    My contact information is: [email protected]  phone: 616 531-3336

    9/9/19 – OD – Portage, MI - Single-location optometry practice and upscale eye wear boutique in Portage (Kalamazoo) has immediate opening for associate or independent OD, preferably full time. Beautiful, friendly practice has great reputation with highly experienced staff and very loyal clientele. Candidate must have outstanding chairside manner and lens prescribing skills, and be familiar with medical billing. Good pay and flexible terms. Contact Dr. Ellinger at 269-830-9311 or Bryan at 269-329-1030.

    9/5/19 – OD – Michigan - Optometrist Wanted - SEEKING OPTOMETRIST to work as an independent contractor at the Michigan Department of Corrections Facilities State Wide. We have openings at many facilities around the state including but not limited to DETROIT, COLDWATER, IONIA, and CARSON CITY. Enjoy flexible hours and a diversified optical experience. This is an excellent opportunity to add supplementary workdays to your existing practice schedule. Excellent Wage. Very Flexible.  Please email if interested with a statement about your background and current situation. Please include your contact information.  [email protected]

    9/5/19 – OD – Livonia, MI - Are you an OD looking for an exciting CAREER?   Looking for candidates who view Optometry as the incredible profession it is and not just as a J.O.B.

    You will enjoy full latitude in practicing your skills. You will do so within an organization that offers the necessary structure to be successful. You will be expected to be part of the organism, as we continue to build our synergistic team of eager, capable professionals. Through full integration you will realize your potential both professionally and financially.

    There is no cap on your compensation.

    The right candidate realizes:
    Being a refractionist-only is not a sustainable model;
    Insurances are squeezing the profession; and
    Corporations are minimizing our skills.

    Medical management is AN aspect of care; Optometry is about functional vision, including specialty care required for all-aged patients such as VT, Low Vision and Dry Eye.

    The right candidate will be:
    Creative and intellectually curious
    An early adaptor
    Caring toward both patients and staff
    Willing to explore the entire scope of this rewarding profession

    If you are complacent about the profession and the role you wish to play in it, then this position is not for you.

    If you are excited about our INCREDIBLE profession and the role you wish to play in it, then this position may be for you – apply today!

    Please send CV and letter of interest to [email protected]

  • August 2019

    8/30/19 – OD – Troy, MI - The new EyeCare Center, Pearle Vision Troy is looking for an Optometrist. It is located in newly built out lot of Troy Market Place, which consists of leading retail outlet like Nordstrom Rack, REI, LA Fitness, Airtime, Golf Galaxy, Pure Hockey and PetSmart. Also Troy Market Place has quite a few restaurants/ eatery places. Troy Pearle Vision is going to be a spacious 2300 square feet in a new building at busy intersection of Rochester Road and Big Beaver Road. Troy has very diversified mid to high-income population. This place is strategically well placed and with your help we can make it #1 EyeCare Center in Troy.

    Pearle Vision has been caring for eyes since 1961; it is part of an EyeCare industry leader, Luxottica. At every neighborhood Pearle Vision, we believe that from the exam room to the retail floor you deserve genuine EyeCare. We're experts who know every appointment begins and ends with trust. And every pair of glasses acts as a symbol of our commitment to you, your family, and to our community.

    This is a full time position or partnership [sub lease opportunity]. Please call or email for more information.  New graduates are welcome to apply.  Call: 248-778-8296 Email: [email protected]

    8/28/19 – Practice for Sale – Merrill, WI - We have owned Rezin Optical LLC since February 2006 and have built the business to the very successful practice it is today.  The current Dr. is at retirement age and I am an ABO Certified Optician/Owner desiring to work less hours but would still be willing to continue working on a part time basis. Finance options could be negotiated and buying in over time would be considered.

    The business is located in Merrill, WI www.merrillcha which is a community located on the Wisconsin River north of Wausau, WI. The location of the community is known as the Gateway to Northern Wisconsin which extends to vacation destinations including Minocqua, Boulder Junction, Three Lakes and many more.

    To discuss this business opportunity please contact me (Craig Rezin) at 715-581-3202. I look forward to discussing the details.

    8/23/19 – OD – NY, NY -  Fromer Eye Centers is the largest private ophthalmology practice in NYC. We have six state of the art medical offices as well as an optical, urgent eye care center and ambulatory surgery center. Our offices are located in The Bronx, Manhattan and Queens. We are currently recruiting for a full time optometrist who would like to work in a busy multi-sub specialty practice with 10 MDs/9 ODs.

    You can read more about our practice at:

    We provide a comprehensive benefits package, base salary plus an incentive package. You will have the opportunity to work closely with retina, glaucoma, cornea, oculoplastics and pediatric specialists; as well as shadow our MDs in the OR.

    Interested Candidates should send their CV to: Michelle D. Jimenez HR Manager Fromer Eye Centers 550 Park Avenue New York, NY 10065 Main # 212.832.9228 Direct # 347.292.3497

    Fax# 718.215.0224 [email protected]

    8/21/19 – OD – Sarnia, Ontario, Canada - We are looking for an Optometrist to join us at Patodia Eye Institute to provide the highest standard of eye services for our patients. Someone who is passionate about delivering the best health care and achieving the optimal outcomes for patients Looking for long term associate for well-established ophthalmology office in Sarnia Ontario Canada. Comprehensive practice deals with all ophthalmologic pathology. Very active Dry Eye clinic, Lasik and Laser Cataract Surgery provided at onsite ASC.

    Associate in conjunction with ophthalmologist will manage all patients with anterior segment and posterior segment pathology. Most patients will have initial work up by ophthalmic technicians. Little to no routine eye exams. No dispensary onsite. Successful candidate must have Ontario license and OHIP billing number.

    Duties and Abilities:

    • Complete documentation and correspondence related to patient medical record in a timely manner.
    • Report any issues or patient complaints to the Ophthalmologist
    • Ensure accuracy of individual patient diagnostic and procedure codes on clinical billing.
    • Provide post-operative care for eye surgery patients
    • Compassionate with patients
    • Team player/Team builder
    • Detail oriented
    • Strong work ethic
    • Evidence of strong time management skills
    • Highly motivated and able to adapt to changing environments
    • Ability to communicate with customers and teammates
    • Must demonstrate an exemplary commitment to provide exceptional customer service

    Please send resumes to [email protected]

    8/19/19 - OD - Royal Oak, MI - We are a one-office private practice in Royal Oak, MI looking for a full-time optometrist to join our team of an ophthalmologist and a part-time optometrist. We have been in business for over 15 years and have many loyal patients who appreciate the unique experience we offer them. We have a high focus on medical care in our practice as well. The schedule is currently to be determined and would include some Saturdays. Salary is negotiable and it is appreciated if candidates submit their salary requirements. We offer paid time off, paid time off for CME, reimbursement for insurances/licensing/association dues, employee discounts in our optical shop, health insurance, and a Simple IRA plan. Please contact the practice manager, Olivia Esposito at [email protected] to inquire or apply for this position!

    8/14/19 - Full-Time Associate Optometrist in Holland, MI - Great opportunity for a part-time or full-time staff optometrist to join Lakeshore Eyecare Center.  We are a busy full-scope, private group practice with two locations located in beautiful Holland, MI.  Office staff are experienced and certified technicians perform ancillary testing and scribing.  Primary care, medical diagnosis and treatment, cataract and refractive surgery co-management, contact lens, and EHR knowledge are required.

    Please send CV to Jessica [email protected]

    8/14/19 – OD – Western Maine - Practice in Maine with only 252 licensed O.D.’s.. The Way Life should be!  Office for sale in western Maine. Well established practice currently grossing $250,000 on 2.5 days with no vision insurance plans. Low overhead and ideal to grow into full time practice.  Enjoy 4 seasons of recreation - perfect for families. An excellent opportunity for little investment. Happy to answer any inquiries. Please call Ken, 207-712-8660 or email [email protected].

    8/12/19 – OD – Elkhart, IN - A growing private practice in Northern Indiana is looking for an Optometrist, either full or part time.  Our busy office has been open for over 11 years and needs to add additional doctors.  You would be involved mainly in primary care, but we are interested in candidates who would like to expand our specialty areas as well.   We bring in new technology yearly and pride ourselves in offering the highest standard of care possible. We are located near South Bend, Indiana, about 2 hours from Chicago and Indianapolis giving you easy access to bigger city amenities without the stress of big city life.   

    We offer:  competitive salary, PTO, CE allowance, bonus structure, and possible partnership or buy in opportunities if interested.  Looking to start someone as soon as they are available.  Please send resumes to [email protected]  Learn more about our practice at

  • July 2019

    7/23/19 - Riverfront Eyecare in Saginaw is seeking an Optometrist to join our group of caring and compassionate Doctors. We offer well equipped offices, an excellent staff and a great work environment. Part time positions available. Please contact Cheryl Massa at 313-215-6748.

    7/16/19 - Exact EyeCare of Escanaba MI is looking to fill a Doctor of Optometry position that will be available around September 2019 due to the retirement of one of our long term doctors.  Step right in to a busy established practice with a great staff and reputation.

    Call or contact by email:
    George Tokarczyk, President Northern Optical Inc.
    cell 502 645 7046
    [email protected]

    7/15/19 - J & D Vision Inc (DBA Pearle Vision) is currently searching for an Employed Optometrist to work 3-4 days per week at our soon to open store in Clinton Twp Michigan. This is an hourly employed position (part-time), guaranteeing 3-4 days per week (roughly 24-30 hours). As the business matures after a few months, it'll grow into a full-time 40 hour position. We're searching for an Optometrist who provides the highest quality of optometric care, ensuring all patients have the most thorough and accurate exam possible. This individual is to be the medical pillar of the location, assisting the Store Manager with building business through providing the best clinical care possible and assisting retail staff with same day conversion of eye wear and referrals of loved ones.

     Please send your resume to [email protected]

    7/8/19 - F/T Optometrist Opportunity – Located in Fort Wayne, Indiana - come see for yourself the opportunity we have available!  We are a unique, “hybrid” combination of an independent, locally owned, multi-site optical ( with an independent, locally-owned, multi-site optometry practice called Frey Vision Group of Indiana, Inc.  We are looking for an energetic and professional team-player optometrist to join our group as an associate.  If interested in learning more, please contact Aaron Frey, O.D. - owner of Frey Vison Group of Indiana, Inc. – at (260) 750-4642, or via email at [email protected].  Again, we’d love to have you come visit our practice(s) to see for yourself the amazing opportunity that awaits the right candidate!  Be sure to review our web site for more information.

    7/8/19 - OD – East Lansing, MI - Optometrist Wanted-Fill-In with potential for additional days.  Spartan Vision Center is rapidly growing private practice located inside of Costco Warehouse in East Lansing, Michigan.  We are looking for a licensed optometrist in Michigan who is energetic and passionate in providing excellent customer service and thorough eye care with attention to small details.  This opportunity is a perfect way to supplement income in the immediate future, but could also lead to steady part time and/or full time employment.   Spartan Vision Center is a small and clean office located inside of East Lansing’s Costco which opened in the last quarter of 2017.  Staff members will take care of all pre-testing and administrative duties, leaving you time to build personal rapport with patients and direct your attention to their vision and eye care needs.  This is a great opportunity for new graduates looking to get their feet on the ground as well as veteran optometrist looking to pick up an occasional day or two.  This is a great opportunity to work in a new and clean environment while seeing patients at a nice comfortable place.  

    Please send a copy of your resume to [email protected].

    7/8/19 - FT & PT Optometrist-Sponsorship available – NY, NY - Located in NYC, a private comprehensive ophthalmology practice seeks motivated Chinese speaking optometrist to start immediately. Both full time or part time weekend positions available. No emergency calls. Experience is an advantage but not necessary. We offer a dynamic work environment; competitive salary and excellent benefit package including bonus, health insurance, pension, vacation time, malpractice insurance, etc. Candidate must possess current certification and a New York State License. Pending certification and licensure are acceptable. New graduates are welcome to apply, as we are willing to train the right candidate for the long term. 

    We are happy to sponsor any foreign graduates. 

    pls email: [email protected]

    7/8/19 – OD – Fort Campbell, KY - The practice is located in the Fort Campbell, Post Exchange.  The office is located 20 minutes from Clarksville, TN and Hopkinsville, KY.  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 full time - four or more days per week including Saturday.  The practice has been in existence for 13 years.

    The core value of our office is to provide quality exams rather than rushing folks through like cattle.  Everyone 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,  three technicians, and two other optometrist.  The equipment for the exam lanes is all newer well serviced Topcon equipment with Haag applanation tonometers, and automatic chart projectors that are remote controlled.  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 = [email protected]