Careers / East Coast

Long Island, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

SightMD, a best-in-class and comprehensive eye care provider throughout Long Island and New York, is seeking a Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our growing team. Our practice locations include state-of-the-art equipment, optimal geographic footprints, and a team of doctors that encompass all sub-specialties of ophthalmology. SightMD offers an attractive compensation and benefit package for physicians. Aggressive practice growth will bring many additional opportunities as well as a partnership track position.

Today, SightMD has over 27 locations and over 45 providers, and we are still growing! We are a high-referral practice and are steeped in the communities we serve in, working closely with our optometric and primary care colleagues. We believe that an enduring doctor-patient relationship is at the heart of good treatment, and we seek to build and maintain lifelong relationships.

All contact will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please contact: James Rienzo, Director of Business Development

Minimum requirements:
Completion of medical school, plus 3-8 years of internship and residency, along with state licensure required
Strong medical knowledge, strong physics and math skills, administrative and management skills
Positions available in New York’s five boroughs.

Posted: 01/30/2019

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New York, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Metropolitan Hospital is a full-service, acute care hospital emphasizing primary care medicine and utilizing the latest advances in medical science. Metropolitan Hospital Center is one of a few hospitals in NYC that received “A” for patient safety in 2018 by Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. Metropolitan prides itself on delivering culturally-sensitive, compassionate, appropriate and affordable medical care to the diverse neighborhoods of northern Manhattan.
In partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan our teams provide care for over 313,000 outpatient visits, nearly 70,000 emergency room visits and more than 13,000 inpatient admissions annually. The hospital also maintains an academic affiliation with New York Medical College.

We are currently seeking a Part-Time or Full-Time Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our thriving department at Metropolitan Hospital Center located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan

  • Teaching and supervising Residents

  • Primarily treating pediatric patients

  • Eligible for faculty appointment At New York Medical College

  • Flexible Work Schedule

Qualifications include:

  • ABMS BC/BE in Ophthalmology

  • NYS license in good standing

We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. For immediate consideration, please email your CV to

Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is comprised of over 3,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals, the largest public health system in the United States.  Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V      

Posted: 01/22/2019

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Stony Brook, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Required Qualifications:

Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatric Ophthalmology. New York State medical license or eligibility. Completion of approved Ophthalmology Residency Program. Fellowship trained. Medical Degree Required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Additional years of Pediatric Ophthalmology experience in an academic practice setting. ROP a plus.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

The Clinical Assistant Professor will be responsible for patient care and resident teaching supervision. The successful candidate will participate in continuing medical education programs, deliver lectures, attend and participate in grand rounds.

Special Notes:

This is a non-tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure:

Those interested in this position should submit a State Employment Application,( cover letter and resume/CV to the departmental address or fax below. Please also fill out an online Applicant Information Survey.( Do not submit this survey to the department.

Robert Honkanen, MC


Department of Ophthalmology

Health Sciences Center, Level 2, Room 152

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY 11794-8223

Fax: 631-444-4089

Campus Description:

Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

Official Job Title: Assistant Clinical Professor

REF#: F-9981-18-12

Campus: Health Sciences Center

Department: Ophthalmology

Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Posting Start Date: 01/02/2019

Posting End Date: 04/02/2019

Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 04/02/2019, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.


For a full position description or application procedures, visit:

(Ref. # F-9981-18-12)

Apply Here:


Posted: 01/09/2019

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Chapel Hill, NC

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, invites applications for an Open Rank Pediatric Surgical Ophthalmologist position. 
Responsibilities include outpatient care, surgical responsibilities, an interest in clinical and/or bench research, and resident and medical student teaching and supervision. 
This position will serve patients at both the UNC Kittner Eye Center, located 2226 Nelson Hwy, Ste. 200, Chapel Hill, NC and at various other clinical sites owned by UNC Eye. 
Prerequisites include successful graduation from an approved ophthalmology residency training program, a 1- or 2-year fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology, and demonstration of excellence in all scholarly and training activities. 
Qualifications include board certification or eligibility, and eligibility for licensure in North Carolina.  Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience. 

For additional information contact: 
Donald L. Budenz, MD,  MPH. Professor and Chairman
Department of Ophthalmology, UNC-CH, Department of Ophthalmology
5151 Bioinformatics Bldg, CB# 7040, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7040

Phone: 919-966-5296
Fax: 919-966-1908
To apply for this position all applicants must apply on line at 
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.  We also encourage protected veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Posted: 01/02/2019

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Durham, NC

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Duke Eye Center
A Service of Duke University Health System

The Duke Eye Center in Durham, NC is accepting applications for a highly qualified, full-time specialist in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus. Candidates must have successfully completed a fully accredited ophthalmology residency training program and a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus and be American Board of Ophthalmology certified or eligible.

This position requires both excellent clinical skills as well as a dedication to academic ophthalmology, and the faculty member will be expected to engage in teaching as well as clinical research activities. Post-fellowship work experience and an interest in pediatric glaucoma and intraocular surgery are preferred but not required. This position will involve seeing patients at our new Holly Springs, NC satellite office, as well as at the main Eye Center in Durham. Faculty rank will be determined by experience and credentials. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV to Mike Flintosh via email.

Duke is located in Durham, NC, a creative, innovative community that is a nexus for learning, research, and industry. Durham was listed as one of the best places to live by Travel and Leisure Magazine in 2017 because of the numerous cultural, culinary, and outdoor activities offered in the area. Durham is part of the larger Research Triangle area that includes the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, numerous biotechnology, government, and other enterprises.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. 

Posted: 10/23/2018

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Philadelphia, PA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Wills Eye Hospital is seeking application for two Pediatric Ophthalmologists. We have both a primarily academic position and a second more community practic model for candidates able to care for a broad range of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus.

We are particularly interested in candidates with special interests in pediatric glaucoma, cataract, ROP or pediatric neurophthalmology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level but will also intern applicants who are just out of fellowship or later in their careers.

The successful applicants will have varying degrees of responsibility for research, teaching, and clinical service at Wills Eye Hospital and its affiliated locations. Candidates with potential for leadership and academic advancement are strongly preferred.

All applicants must be US board certified or hold equivalent status elsewhere. Applications of foreign medical graduates can be considered if they have passed all 3 steps of the USLME and have ECFMG certification.

Interested individuals should send their Curriculum Vitae, the names of three references, and a letter describing interests and accomplishments to:

Alex V. Levin, MD, MHSc, FRCSC - Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics
Robison D. Harley, MD - Endowed Chair in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics
Wills Eye Hospital
Ste. 1210, 840 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107-5109
Phone: 215-928-3240 for patient related matters
Phone: 215-928-3914 for all other matters
Fax: 215- 928-3983

Wills Eye Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, genetic information, religion, disability, or status as protected veteran.

Posted: 10/12/2018

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Richmond, VA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

An Opportunity Worth Seeing: Virginia Pediatric Ophthalmology Specialists (VPOS) is hiring a third Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our current team of two Peds Eye Docs. This is a unique opportunity to join a busy, well established, private practice, using EHR, based in central Virginia, with enough flexibility allowing one to tailor his or her duties and time to suit their personal lifestyle. The practice services six NICUs, a Craniofacial Clinic, and offers numerous teaching opportunities through VCU and other local residencies. This position also offers very competitive compensation/benefits package and an opportunity for accelerated partnership for the highly motivated candidate. VPOS’ office is located adjacent one of the country's busiest free-standing independent surgery centers, which offers partnership opportunities to qualified candidates.

Please contact us: 804-272-8040 to speak with our office manager Lorraine.

Posted: 10/03/2018

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Lebanon, NH

BC/BE Fellowship Trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Section of Ophthalmology is seeking a second BC/BE fellowship trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our growing practice. The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with our current Pediatric Ophthalmologist to provide Pediatric and General medical and surgical eye care for our Academic Medical Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC), educational support for residency training programs, participation in the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth (CHaD), and will contribute to the academic mission of the group.

The position includes a generous salary, relocation, dedicated CME time and funds, and a faculty appointment at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth will be requested, commensurate with experience and academic track record. This provider will be based at the DHMC Lebanon campus.

The ideal candidate will have completed an accredited residency training program in Ophthalmology. Fellowship training in Pediatric Ophthalmology is required. Board Certified or Eligible in Ophthalmology is required.

As New Hampshire's only children's hospital, CHaD encompasses an extended regional system of pediatric services and is committed to providing outstanding, compassionate care for children and their families. Our Ophthalmology practice includes 9 ophthalmologists with subspecialists in Retina, Cornea, Glaucoma, Oculo-Plastics, Neuro-Ophthalmology and Pediatric Ophthalmology. In addition, we have 2 Optometrists and 2 Orthoptists.

Our multi-specialty clinic includes ophthalmic testing facilities (OCT, HVF, GVF, Photography) and minor surgical procedure rooms, as well as YAG, Argon and SLT Lasers. Surgery is conducted in both the hospital based operating room and an Outpatient Surgery Center located on the DHMC campus in Lebanon. We have affiliations with the nearby White River Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Optometry and Ophthalmology practices in both Keene and Manchester, New Hampshire.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is located in Lebanon, New Hampshire in the Upper Connecticut River Valley on the NH and VT border. Home to Dartmouth College, the Upper Valley is a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting. Amenities associated with urban areas in Boston MA, Burlington VT, and Montreal, QC are all within a few hours drive. Dartmouth-Hitchcock has been consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as One of America's Best Hospitals.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online with CV and cover letter on our Provider Career site.
Cover Letters should be addressed to:
Michael E. Zegans, M.D.
Section Chief, Ophthalmology

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posted: 09/07/18

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Long Island and NYC, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Fast growing, multi-location, multi sub-specialty ophthalmology practice covering Long Island (Suffolk and Nassau) and NYC (Queens and Manhattan) with expansion plans, has an immediate opening for a Pediatric Ophthalmologist.

SightMD (formerly North Shore Eye Care and Long Island Eye Surgical Care) has 25+ practice locations and over 50 providers. We are a high-referral practice and are steeped in the communities we serve in working closely with our optometric and primary care colleagues.

Very attractive compensation and benefit package and the opportunity to practice and live almost anywhere in Long Island. Aggressive practice growth will bring many additional opportunities as well as a partnership track position.

All contact will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please contact:
Jaclyn Brottman,
Director of Human Resources

Posted: 08/16/2018

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New York City, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Unique NYC pediatric/adult strabismus group seeks 3rd MD. As the only pediatric ophthalmology group in all of Queens and eastern Brooklyn, we serve 3 million people. Entire states are smaller than this. We are looking for someone great to join us. Our huge referral base feeds us tons of pathology, with more variety and volume than many fellowships. You will not be bored.

In addition to 2 fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologists (Indianapolis and Costenbader), we work alongside 5 talented optometrists whom we trained in-house. Our optometric colleagues free us up to do what we do best. We have three beautifully maintained, renovated offices and perform surgery at NY Eye & Ear and at a local ASC.

Queens is the most ethnically diverse county in the world and has character, characters, and the best food anywhere. The bulk of our patients are from working-class families who appreciate what we do.

We prefer people just out of fellowship but are open to well-qualified individuals with experience. We offer a healthy compensation package with great growth opportunity. Partnership is on the table. This is a particularly special opportunity to take care of terrific patients and have a fantastic life. Our offices are an easy commute within Queens & Brooklyn and from Manhattan, LI and Westchester.

Will be in Chicago for AAO 2018. Let’s talk.


Posted: 08/10/2018

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Morgantown, WV

BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist

West Virginia University School of Medicine seeks a BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist who has a passion for providing excellent patient care, educating future physicians, and moving medicine forward through research and continued program enhancement. Successful candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or DO degree (the employer accepts foreign educational equivalent) and be eligible to obtain an unrestricted West Virginia medical license. Candidates must have completed an accredited ophthalmology residency program as well as a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship and be US board certified or board eligible. Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with credentials.

Responsibilities will include providing excellent patient care as well as teaching medical students and ophthalmology residents and fellows. Experience with ROP, adult strabismus and a pediatric cataract is important. Opportunities exist to participate in clinical and translational research. Interested individuals should submit their Curriculum Vitae, the names of three references, and a letter describing interests and accomplishments.

At the WVU Eye Institute you will treat a diverse population of pediatric and adult strabismus patients and have exposure to clinically challenging cases. Our state-of-the art facility houses all subspecialties of ophthalmology as well as an active research program. This University-based practice is rapidly expanding with a vast patient population offering the opportunity to be busy quickly. Faculty appointment commensurate with qualifications and a very competitive compensation and benefit package is available.

WVU Medicine provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Major expansion is underway to Ruby Memorial Hospital, recently adding a 10-story tower and an additional 114 licensed beds. A new 150-bed full service women’s and children’s hospital will open on the medical campus in 2020 to help address the growing demand for pediatric services.

Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.

Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one.

To learn more, visit our website and submit your CV directly to Jessica Hall, Senior Physician Recruiter and Talent Advisor.

WVU is an EO/AA Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.

Posted: 07/25/2018

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Boston, MA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

We seek a full-time, board-eligible/certified pediatric ophthalmologist to join the Boston Children’s Hospital’s Ophthalmology Department, with a faculty appointment at Harvard Medical School at the Instructor/Assistant Professor level.

Our faculty practice includes a team of 18 pediatric ophthalmologists, 3 subspecialty faculty affiliates (based at Mass Eye & Ear), and 6 optometrists serving patients in 10 locations throughout Eastern Massachusetts, including Boston Children’s Hospital and Mass Eye & Ear sites. We also have an unparalleled basic/translational research enterprise, with 5 full-time and 4 closely affiliated vision science researchers collaborating with our clinicians.

We continue to expand in our mission of providing our patients with ready access to the highest quality pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus care. Our work extends across the full spectrum of clinical care, teaching, vision science, and advocacy. We pride ourselves on having a knowledgeable, accessible staff focused on care, research, and teaching and are looking to add a motivated, well-trained individual who shares in that vision. Read more about our team at our website.

Interested candidates should send a CV and brief introductory cover letter (PDF format) to Eric Aho, Executive Assistant to the Ophthalmologist-in-Chief. For phone queries in advance of submission, please call 617-355-6766. All inquiries will remain confidential.

Posted: 07/20/2018

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Bronx, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine is seeking an additional Board-eligible/certified pediatric ophthalmologist to join our full time faculty. Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the state of New York. Academic appointment will be made at a rank commensurate with qualifications. Department of Ophthalmology faculty engage in teaching, research and service. Candidates will be expected to provide medical and surgical care including consult and emergency services at the Einstein-Montefiore affiliated hospitals including the Children's Hospital at Montefiore; train residents and medical students; and make academic and research contributions.

The Bronx is rich in diversity and Montefiore is the largest health care provider in the borough, providing well over 100,000 patient ophthalmology appointments annually. The volume continues to increase and there is an opportunity to make a meaningful difference in an area with tremendous clinical variety. Montefiore’s residency program is accredited by the ACGME with five residents per year.

A letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three professional references should be directed via email to:

Roy S. Chuck, MD, PhD Chairman c/o Margaret Kealy
3332 Rochambeau Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467
Phone: 718-920-6665 Email:

Posted: 07/13/2018

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Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Kids Eye Care of Maryland, the largest pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus practice in Maryland, is looking to add a Board certified or Board eligible, fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist in 2019 to join our well established, highly respected, growing practice. Our physicians work in a collaborative environment with other pediatric ophthalmologists in an academically oriented, private practice with family-friendly hours.

Our region has some of the best public schools in the country and a multi-cultural living environment served by three major airports. Our practice has been a leader in clinical research since the late 1990s. We screen and treat ROP, covering around 100 beds and lead the premier biennial CME course on ROP. We participate in journal clubs, professional meetings and have teaching opportunities.

All inquiries will be held in strict confidence.

Please submit inquiries and curriculum vitae to Stephen R. Glaser, M.D. or visit us at our website for further information about our practice.

Stephen R. Glaser, M.D., F.A.A.P., F.A.C.S.
Founder, Kids Eye Care of Maryland
Helping Maryland kids see their best since 1997
Website »

Posted: 05/07/2018

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Rochester, NY

Academic Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Flaum Eye Institute (FEI) of the University Of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry has immediate availability for an academic Pediatric Ophthalmologist, at the Assistant Professor to Full Professor level commensurate with experience. Salary is guaranteed for 3 years and includes generous benefits based upon professional experience and academic productivity.

FEI is one of the fastest growing Departments of Ophthalmology in the country, with 40 full-time faculty. They are two pediatric ophthalmologists with mature practices with a high volume of extraocular and intraocular surgeries. FEI is also one of the only centers globally that active in pediatric keratoprosthesis surgery. Funded R01 grants are held by basic scientists studying development of the optic nerve and visual system. The clinical faculty is very involved in independent and collaborative research. Most of these studies involve human subjects. There is a full-time clinical trials division as well as a photographic reading center for multicenter trials. Collaborations extend to the highly respected Center for Visual Science.

Rochester is located in Upstate New York in a city that has given birth to Kodak, Xerox, and B&L. It is often called the “imaging capital of the world”. Outstanding public and private schools, affordable housing, four season outdoor sports and many cultural opportunities characterize the living environment.

If you have fellows or colleagues who may be interested in this position, please have them forward a letter of interest and CV. Thanks very much for helping spread the word about this outstanding opportunity.

For more information, please contact: 

Steven Feldon, M.D., M.B.A.
Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Director, Flaum Eye Institute
Phone: 585 275-1126
Fax: 585 273-1043

Posted: 04/11/2018

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