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  • December 2019

    12/10/19 – OD – Blackfoot, ID - Complete Family EyeCare is looking for a full time optometrist for our 3 locations in Blackfoot, Idaho. What we’re looking for most is a doctor who is confident, competent, personable and capable of delivering a health centered patient experience exceeding all expectations; someone who wants to wow their patients every day. 

    Among the major duties and responsibilities of this position is a willingness to travel among our three locations and to build relationships with patients to develop strong practice loyalty. The successful candidate will require demonstrated leadership/management skills, developed communication skills, both verbal & written, and strong problem solving & critical thinking skills.

     Interested parties should contact Cody Jones, OD at [email protected] or at 208-785-7274.

    12/9/19 – Practice for Sale – Neenah, WI - Solo private practice for sale in Neenah, Wisconsin. Doctor is retiring after 40 years of successful practice. This family oriented primary eyecare practice is located in the robust Fox River Valley. Professional free standing office building with parking lot and street parking is included in the sale. Turnkey opportunity to buy an established private practice. If interested please contact Dr. Randy J. Wild at [920-725-8288] or email at [email protected].

    12/2/19 – OD – NW Illinois - Optometrist needed for full time position in a 3 O.D. office in NW Illinois.  Senior partner is getting ready to retire and provides an excellent opportunity for someone to take over a large patient base and buy into an equal partnership.  We are looking for an enthusiastic optometrist who would enjoy seeing a wide range of patients in a private practice and independent setting.  We have a high percentage of private pay patients.

    This is an established practice (34 years) that practices  full scope Optometry in a well equipped office  ( OCT, perimeter, Oculus keratograph, and EHR).

    Excellent location with high traffic and visibility.  We are adjacent to a medical facility and enjoy excellent co-management  relationships with area M.D.'s.  Our experienced staff includes a board certified Optician that allows us to edge most of our glasses "in house" to provide outstanding service to our patients.

    Salary and compensation package is negotiable.   For more information and inquiries, e-mail response to: [email protected] or [email protected]

    12/2/19 – OD – Mocksville, NC - Great opportunity for an optometrist in Mocksville, North Carolina.  Mocksville is located between Winston-Salem and Statesville and has easy access to the mountains or to the beaches for easy week-end or vacation get-a-ways.

    This position is with an expanding a solo optometric practice.   This facility provides full service medical and vision care to the community.    We are adding a full-time provider to diagnose, treat, and manage conditions and diseases of the visual system as there is a need for additional providers in this area.   This facility will be relocating in 2020 to a new (currently in the building phase) facility with state-of-the art technology. Diagnostic imaging is available with OCT, Visual Field, Retinal photography, and more.

    Our position requires someone with an empathetic personality who always puts the patients’ needs first, has strong organizational skills with attention to details, provides exemplary patient service, and will take an active role in adding services and growing the practice.

    Responsibilities will require providing medical evaluations for medical/surgical patients, providing postoperative care, emergency, routine care and working with the owner and co-optometrist to continue the current connection to the community.

    We are searching for someone who can develop a leadership role in the practice to assist the practice administrator, develop leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities, and earn the respect of the employees by working hard and assisting them as needed. Contact Kathy at [email protected] or by phone 336-765-0960.

  • November 2019

    11/2/619 - Staff Optometrist Opening – Aiken, SC - Rural Health Services, Inc (RHS) is a federally qualified community health center in Aiken, South Carolina. RHS is a large center of longstanding reputation for clinical quality in its provision of primary care services. RHS is seeking an optometrist to join its interdisciplinary medical group. The position will work collegially with other RHS providers in the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease oftentimes with causation from hypertension, adult onset diabetes, etc.

    RHS offers an attractive compensation package with base and incentive components, an array of employee benefits consisting of health, dental, life, disability and others, paid time off, continuing education and a relocation package. Interested professionals should send a resume and cover letter to George P.A. Newby, Jr. at [email protected] or contact at 864-978-5335.

    11/25/19 – Optometrist – Madison, WI - Madison Optometric Center (MOC) is the only Mother/Daughter owned optical in Madison and perhaps in all of Wisconsin! MOC has been on State Street in the heart of Madison for almost 40 years and is now the only private practice on State St.

    We have a vast patient base with the University of Wisconsin - Madison and State of Wisconsin employees within a short walking distance to our door.

    We are seeking an additional OD to work 1 or 2 days a week now in preparation for our current OD's retirement in the next few years. It is our hope that the new OD will partner with MOC at that time.

    For more information, please visit our website at Interested candidates should contact Lynne Georgia Derra at [email protected]

    11/18/19 – OD – SW Michigan - We are looking to add a dedicated, medically oriented enthusiastic doctor to our private practice in southwest Michigan. We have 3 locations that include Three Rivers, Dowagiac and Edwardsburg. The position would be 3-4 days a week primarily in the Three Rivers location. We have an OCT, visual field, digital acuity and EHR systems. We also have a full optical with in house lab in one of our locations. We are very family oriented so we do not work nights, weekends or holidays. This position would be ideal for an individual looking to grow and partner in the future. If interested, please contact Dr. Jennifer Lambart at 989-289-2669 or [email protected].

    11/14/19 – OD – NW Illinois - Optometrist needed for full time position in a 3 O.D. office in NW Illinois.  Senior partner is getting ready to retire and provides an excellent opportunity for someone to take over a large patient base and buy into an equal partnership.  We are looking for an enthusiastic optometrist who would enjoy seeing a wide range of patients in a private practice and independent setting.  We have a high percentage of private pay patients.

    This is an established practice (34 years) that practices  full scope Optometry in a well equipped office  ( OCT, perimeter, Oculus keratograph, and EHR).

    Excellent location with high traffic and visibility.  We are adjacent to a medical facility and enjoy excellent co-management  relationships with area M.D.'s.  Our experienced staff includes a board certified Optician that allows us to edge most of our glasses "in house" to provide outstanding service to our patients.

    Salary and compensation package is negotiable.   For more information and inquiries, e-mail response to: [email protected]

  • 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]