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The Medical College of Wisconsin and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin are actively recruiting a board-certified pediatric ophthalmologist to join our ophthalmology team.
The Department of Ophthalmology at the Medical College of Wisconsin is seeking an academically-oriented pediatric ophthalmologist to join three pediatric ophthalmologists and a pediatric optometrist. This is an open-rank, full-time position in the Medical College traditional path or clinician-educator path (both paths are tenure-eligible). The position entails clinical activity at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute and at one or more satellite clinics. An interest in teaching and clinical or basic science research is important and could be supported with start-up funds. The anticipated start date is July or August 2016.
Qualified candidates will be considered at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher in Medical College traditional or clinician-educator path. Candidates must have a MD or DO degree, be board-certified (or board-eligible if within five years of residency completion) in ophthalmology, and fellowship-trained in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.
We offer children premier, comprehensive pediatric ophthalmologic, optometric, and orthoptic care. Whether a child needs a routine eye exam or diagnosis and treatment for eye disease, our team of experts can readily collaborate to offer the best possible care. Our Eye Program treats more than 7,500 children each year.
Our specialists have the most pediatric eye care experience in the region and are actively involved in clinical research studies, including national studies funded by the National Institutes of Health. Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is a Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group site. Our physicians participate in this national group with over 200 pediatric ophthalmologists who are working on making a significant impact in pediatric ophthalmology clinical research.
For consideration, forward a letter or email of interest and current curriculum vitae:
Dale K. Heuer, MD
Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute
925 North 87th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53226-4812
Ohio based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join its expanding Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Vision Center. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and was recently named by Modern Healthcare as the fastest growing children’s hospital in the nation!
Akron Children’s Hospital is nationally ranked by US News and World Report in seven pediatric specialties, and is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes:
The successful candidates will join a dedicated team of 4 Pediatric Ophthalmologists and an Optometrist who manage over 10,000 patient visits per year. Our team provides comprehensive, compassionate vision care to children whose needs range from general eye exams to treatment of the most complex childhood eye diseases and disorders. In addition, the Vision Center features state-of-the-art technology and cutting edge research.
This position offers opportunities for:
Requirements include board eligibility/certification in Ophthalmology, fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.
Akron Children’s Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland. From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area has something for everyone. The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources. This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment. Northeast Ohio has become a premiere destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!
Interested candidates may contact Jane Hensley, Physician Recruiter at 330-543-3015 or email@example.com. To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org.
The Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is seeking a board eligible/certified ophthalmologist who has completed a pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus fellowship. Faculty appointment is granted through the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and faculty rank will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience.
The Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology is committed to ocular research and developing innovative treatments for pediatric ocular disease. The clinical division is comprised of four pediatric ophthalmologists and three
residency-trained optometrists who see over 25,000 patients per year. They have a collaborative relationship with the Visual Systems Group (VSG) which is the research arm of the division, and includes four full-time PhDs and two affiliated basic science researchers. As a division internationally recognized for cutting edge basic-science ocular research, we provide our faculty with a tremendous amount of support and mentorship to ensure professional growth. We encourage clinicians who have an interest in clinical or basic science research, combined with a commitment to teaching and service, to join our team.
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is a leading medical research and teaching hospital consistently ranking among the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation. We are also the second-highest ranking recipient of research grants from the National Institutes of Health among pediatric institutions.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Cincinnati Children’s on the Honor Roll of their 2009 edition of America’s Best Children’s Hospital. We are one of only 10 pediatric hospitals to achieve this honor. The rankings are achieved based on a three-part blend of reputation, outcome, and other care-related measures such as advanced technology, nursing care, credentialing, and other factors.
Seeking to be the leader in the improvement of children’s health, Cincinnati Children’s provides clinical, research and teaching programs that ensure delivery of the highest quality pediatric care to our community, the nation, and the world. The hospital has more than a million patient encounters annually, including more than 31,000 surgeries, and 125,000 pediatric emergency room visits. Cooperation and collaboration transcends all aspects of the institution, allowing us to meet our education, research, and clinical care missions.
We offer an attractive compensation and benefits package, as well as assistance in moving to one of America's most livable cities.
Please send cover letter, curriculum vitae and a brief statement of career objectives to:
Dr. Michael Yang, MD
Division Director, Pediatric Ophthalmology
C/O Liz Kerstine, Physician Recruiter
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 4008
Cincinnati, OH 45229
Pediatric Ophthalmology Position - As part of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Michigan Health System, the Kellogg Eye Center is dedicated to enhancing quality of life by preserving and restoring vision. Our guiding principles are teamwork, caring, innovation and integrity. We welcome ABO Board-eligible or certified applicants that have completed subspecialty fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology to join our team for an outstanding clinical and academic career in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus with additional interests in administration, teaching or research. We are seeking to expand our busy pediatric ophthalmology service with patient care based in Ann Arbor and our surrounding satellite locations all located within 20 miles of the main campus, along with the Ann Arbor Veterans Administration Medical Center. The University of Michigan is a collaborative educational institution with leading programs in every discipline from engineering to business to public health with whom our current faculty partner.
Please send inquiries to Dr. Chris Gappy firstname.lastname@example.org (734.232.8183)
1000 Wall St. Kellogg Eye Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48105. Please also cc Shannan Saltz, Department Faculty Affairs Office (email address at email@example.com).
Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials.
The University of Michigan is a nondiscriminatory, affirmative action employer
The Mason Eye Institute and University of Missouri School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, invite qualified applicants to apply for a full-time faculty position in pediatric ophthalmology. In 2012 clinical space was doubled with the opening of University Eye Institute East. The successful candidate will not only enjoy a brand newer facility, but inherit an established, robust clinical and surgical practice. Competitive salary, rank and track will be commensurate with credentials and experience.
The Mason Eye Institute is part of University Hospital and Clinics and is affiliated with the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Administration Hospital, located across the street from University Hospital. Our active research program encompasses both the basic and clinical sciences. Five fulltime PhD researchers are involved in diverse areas of research. As one of few institutions in the country with colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, agriculture, engineering, nursing, and health professions on one campus there is ample opportunity for innovative collaboration.
In addition to excellent clinical and surgical skills, education of residents and medical students is integral to this position. We have a fully accredited residency program accepting three residents per year.
Qualifications: Candidate must be BC/BE in Ophthalmology with fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology. Candidate must be eligible for unrestricted licensure in Missouri.
To apply, please visit the MU website at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/ and submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae and contact information including email addresses for three references. If you have questions about the online application process, please consult our Human Resources website http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php or call (573)882-7976. For additional information about this position, please contact:
Rick Fraunfelder, MD, MBA
Chairman and Roy E. Mason
and Elizabeth Patee Mason Distinguished Professor
C/o Linda G. Davis
University of Missouri
Department of Ophthalmology
The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/ Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled and Veteran employer.
Pediatric Ophthalmology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital is a vibrant division that combines high-level clinical and research programs. We are seeking a world-class tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor to join the Visual Systems Group, the research wing of Pediatric Ophthalmology. Candidates must have completed a postdoctoral training period, published high quality and original work, and hold an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degree. The successful candidate may be a full-time researcher or may combine research with clinical practice. Pediatric Ophthalmology has a strong interest in recruiting a researcher in the field of ocular genetics, but will consider any high-quality candidate working in a field that has a connection to vision science. To learn more about Pediatric Ophthalmology and the Visual Systems Group, please visit http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/research/divisions/o/ophthalmology/default/
Pediatric Ophthalmology is a division of the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
Interested candidates should send curriculum vitae and letter of interest to:
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
CCHMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations
BJB Medical represents a 400+ physician Midwest Multispecialty practice searching for a pediatric ophthalmologist. Opportunity to perform 100% pediatric ophthalmology. A very competitive income guarantee, production incentive bonus and shareholder status will be offered.
Located in a midsized university community.
To learn more information, contact:
Bill Gladney, MPA
Six physician ophthalmology group seeks fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist. Excellent income guarantee and incentive including full benefits. Partnership track offered.
Children’s Hospital & Medical Center and University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine are seeking a dynamic BE/BC Pediatric Ophthalmologist. This unique opportunity will allow you to grow your practice with our newly established pediatric ophthalmology service based at Children’s and UNMC. We welcome physicians who are passionate about providing the best care possible to our children. Our opportunity offers an attractive salary and benefits package, exciting research opportunities through PEDIG/NIH as well as many independent research opportunities with the help of residents and an international fellow plus an outstanding clinical practice at our new Specialty Pediatric Clinic and the Stanley Truhlsen Eye Institute. Our future colleague will have opportunities to teach medical students and residents in our tertiary care center with many interesting and diverse cases.
Proudly serving children since 1948, Children’s is the only full-service, pediatric health care center in Nebraska. It provides expertise in more than 30 pediatric specialty services to children and families across a five-state region and beyond. The 145-bed, non-profit hospital houses the only dedicated pediatric emergency department in the region and offers 24-hour, in-house services by pediatric critical care specialists. Children’s has achieved the Magnet designation for nursing excellence and is an InfoWorld 100 award winner for innovation in information technology. The pediatric affiliation established between Children’s and UNMC College of Medicine supports enhancements in pediatric education, research and clinical care. For more information on Children’s, visit www.ChildrensOmaha.org.
The UNMC Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences moved into the state of the art Stanley Truhlsen Eye Institute in spring 2013. The Department has a strategic goal of growing clinical research and continuing excellence in basic science research, resident and fellow education, international outreach in addition to becoming a Center of Excellence for patient care. For more information on the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences visit www.unmc.edu/eye/
Omaha is a vibrant city with a metropolitan population of 800,000. Offering excellent schools, Omaha is a safe, family-oriented town. Entertainment options are nearly endless with a new large convention center and arena, which attracts the biggest names in music and sports. Omaha has become a major center for NCAA events including Volleyball Final Four, Regional Division I Basketball, 2008, 2012 and 2014, Olympic Swimming Trials and the College World Series. The CWS, an Omaha event for over 50 years will continue in Omaha with the construction of a new downtown stadium. Omaha is the home of the largest community theater in the country, has an excellent symphony and opera and hosts numerous visiting Broadway plays. Property values are among the most affordable in the country for a city of this size. There are numerous universities and colleges, most notably the University of Nebraska at Omaha and Creighton University. Traveling to and from Omaha is simple with 11 major airlines serving the user-friendly airport and two major interstate highways. Omaha is consistently ranked as one of the most livable and family-friendly cities in the United States.
To discuss our opportunities in greater detail please contact Donny Suh, M.D., Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology or Brenda Krull, Physician Recruiter at Children's Hospital & Medical Center. Brenda can be reached at 402-955-6971 or firstname.lastname@example.org and Dr. Suh can be reached at email@example.com .
Sanford Health is currently seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join Sanford Children’s Hospital in Fargo, North Dakota.
PRACTICE DETAILS:Current group of 2 ophthalmologist (one physician is a glaucoma specialist and one physician is a retina specialist) and 5 optometrists
The Children’s Hospital is a 60-bed hospital within the general hospital. The medical staff includes more than 55 board-certified pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists. The Children’s Hospital has outstanding support staff including full-time dedicated Pediatric Respiratory Therapy Department, Pediatric Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Service, Pediatric Clinical Nutrition Service, Child Injury Prevention Program, Child Life Program, Pediatric Medical Social Work, and other pediatric experts.
SALARY and COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE: Sanford Health offers a guaranteed salary for the first two years. Comprehensive benefits are offered along with paid malpractice insurance and a relocation allowance.
SANFORD HEALTH: Sanford Health is the largest rural not-for-profit health care system in the nation and is dedicated to excellence in patient care, innovation and pioneering integrated care. Our model of integrated health provides care through physicians, hospitals, health plan, research and education. Our reputation of excellence is founded on our talented team of over 1,400 primary and specialty care physicians located in 140 locations throughout Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana.
COMMUNITY: The current population of 190,000 continues to grow at a comfortable rate. The metropolitan community of Fargo/Moorhead offers the best of both worlds. We are large enough to support many of the amenities of a larger urban setting such as retail, manufacturing, healthcare, two universities and two colleges and even a minor league baseball team. Our institutions of higher learning provide a university community atmosphere and continually generate cultural and sporting activities for all. Symphony, Opera, Community Theater and 36 arts organizations add to an already high quality of life. Fargo is the crossroads and economic center of a large portion of eastern North Dakota and a portion of northwestern Minnesota. For those with families, the three school districts offer a wide selection of courses of high quality at all levels. Year-round sporting activities provided through the schools, park districts, private organizations and the YMCA. If this isn’t enough, then you might take advantage of “going to the lakes”. Clear blue lakes of all shapes and sizes begin less than 45 miles from Fargo. These areas are an easy travel distance for prime outdoor sports and recreation such as hunting and fishing.
For more information contact:
Martty Trout, Physician Recruiter
Phone: (701) 417-4814
The University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in conjunction with the UW Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a Certified Orthoptist to perform a broad range of duties related to ophthalmological patient care in the context of the UW Health patient and family centered care model. The University of Wisconsin Ophthalmology department is a state of the art facility offering the latest advances in care to patients traveling from Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and upper Michigan. This position will be responsible for independent and direct patient care with competency and treatment plans that are overseen by the Ophthalmologist. This position will draw upon an individual’s training and experience to provide our patients with a center of excellence clinical model. We recognize the certified orthoptist as an expert in the visual assessment in the performance of diagnostic tests to evaluate visual function. Data from these assessments are presented to the Ophthalmologist to determine the diagnosis and treatment plan for the patient. The certified orthoptist will join with an experience team of 6 pediatric ophthalmologists and 6 orthoptist and an established orthoptic training program. The candidate will work with residents, fellows, medical and orthoptic students. In this academic setting the candidate is expected to support educational experiences by sharing knowledge and supporting them in their attainment of professional skills and knowledge. Knowledge and experience with electronic medical records a plus.
Bachelor’s degree required
Minimum of one (1) year of related experience. (Student curriculum accepted)
Certification by the American Orthoptic Council required.
Available interview at the AAPOS meeting in New Orleans March 2015
Interested candidates should forward their CV to: Michael Struck MD, Section Chief University of Wisconsin Madison. firstname.lastname@example.org
Busy pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus practice in Chicago’s northern suburbs is seeking an associate. This premier private practice has been in place for 25 years, and offers an established and growing patient base with strong referral patterns from the Pediatric community. We currently have six full lanes in a beautiful, conveniently located office, and a wonderful staff of employees and ophthalmic technicians trained in pediatric and strabismus evaluations. Chicago’s northern suburbs are an extremely desirable place to live, with the cultural benefits of a large metropolitan area, great suburban schools, high quality local hospitals, and access to the new Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.
Applicants need to be board certified or board eligible, and should be completing or have completed a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. We offer a competitive base salary with incentive-based bonus, and partnership opportunity.
Please send CV, cover letter, and list of references to: Ophthkids1@gmail.com
Davis Duehr Dean , a nationally recognized, full service eye clinic, is recruiting for a full time BE/BC Pediatric Ophthalmologist. Located in Madison, Wisconsin, Davis Duehr Dean, a division of Dean Clinic, is an established, multi-specialty eye center that is fully equipped for our 3 person pediatric ophthalmologist team. An adjacent full time outpatient surgical center, primarily dedicated to ophthalmic procedures and with a dedicated ophthalmic anesthesia team and operating room technical staff, 2 full time certified Orthoptists, JCAHPO certified ophthalmic staff, an Optometrist dedicated to pediatrics one day per week, and Epic electronic medical record, allows for a high quality practice. Davis Duehr Dean, a physician directed department, is comprised of 23 Ophthalmologists and 32 Optometrists who serve 20 locations in Wisconsin. In addition to comprehensive ophthalmology, Davis Duehr Dean has specialists in cornea and external disease, glaucoma, oculoplastics, pediatrics, refractive surgery, and retina. Many of the Ophthalmologists in the department, including the pediatric specialists, participate in an outreach program at our satellite sites. Volunteer academic appointments are available through the University of Wisconsin and clinical research opportunities are available through our own Dean Foundation and the University of Wisconsin. This opportunity also provides a competitive two-year guaranteed salary, with bonus potential.
Home to the State Capitol and University of Wisconsin, Madison offers a stimulating civic, political and educational environment. Boasting an outstanding public school system, Madison has 30 elementary, 12 middle and 5 high schools. More than 180 public, governmental and special libraries are available for additional learning. There are more than 160 churches representing 45 denominations, and at least 120 community organizations supporting a vast array of community needs.
Residents also enjoy an endless array of music, dance, theater, visual and literary arts, including five museums exhibiting art, history, and science collections. Shoppers and diners enjoy an eclectic mix of independent stores and restaurants celebrating cultures from around the globe. And with five area lakes, public parks, beaches, and marinas, Madison satisfies outdoor enthusiasts with year-round activities from hiking, biking, swimming and sailing to skiing and ice fishing.
Conveniently located just two hours from Chicago, three and a half hours from Minneapolis, and one hour from Milwaukee, Madison provides easy access to all the amenities these great cities have to offer.
Kate M. Kaegi, FASPR | Manager of Medical Staff Services
email@example.com | www.deancare.com
Dean is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
I am in a busy pediatric ophthalmology practice in the western Chicago suburbs and am looking for a full-time Certified Orthoptist to assist in the care of pediatric and adult patients. The practice is also actively involved in clinic research with several large trials currently undergoing. Patient care includes visual acuity testing, ocular motility testing, patient medical history and instruction to patients and guardians. Bachelor’s degree and Certification by the American Orthoptic Council are required.
We are an equal opportunity employer including individuals with disability and veterans.
Qualified applicants may submit resume and references to:
Noha Ekdawi at firstname.lastname@example.org
Established multi-specialty ophthalmology group practice seeks pediatric fellowship trained ophthalmologist. The new associate will be able to do a mix of general and pediatrics: 50% more/or less pediatrics if desired. Can do cataracts if desiredThis is a unique practice consisting of 6 MD's and 28 employed OD's (located in ancillary offices) who refer into the practice. Three main offices with three practice owned ASC's! New associate will be provided an income guarantee in the 225+ with incentive bonus. The comprehensive benefit package is exceptional! The area is home to a State University with 18,000 students representing 50 States and 100 countries. University competes on a national level both academically and athletically.The area will appeal to outdoor enthusiasts (fisherman, hunters, hikers, boaters and water sports). The nearby lake covering 7000 surface acres is surrounded by 1600 acres of National Forest. A major metropolitan City (all major professional sport teams represented) is an hour and a half drive on the connecting interstate.This is a unique part of the country offering a special lifestyle to its citizens. This way of life is supported by a low cost of living and the enjoyment of living in a community with the ethnic diversity and cultural amenities/events which are a byproduct of having a major university in your backyard!
If interested in learning more contact:
Barry Biagini, BJB Medical “The Ophthalmology Search Firm”
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