Careers / East Coast

Pittsburgh, PA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Vision Institute at UPMC is seeking a Pediatric Ophthalmologist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level to join our team. The new associate will have the opportunity to practice truly collaborative care.  This person will help to grow the department's already well-established multidisciplinary care pathways by fostering ties to the primary and specialty care physicians, both inside and outside the department. Focus will be on patient care, teaching and research.  Duties will include didactic and clinical training of residents and fellows. Additionally, we have a dedicated molecular biologist, vision scientist and electrophysiologist, together with a research coordinator and two dedicated ophthalmo-genetic counselors.  
This position will be based at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Lawrenceville with clinics at nearby satellite offices and surgery centers.  Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC is one of the top ten pediatric hospitals in the United States with outstanding clinical, teaching and research opportunities both at clinical and basic science levels. All applicants will be encouraged to develop an area of subspecialist interest. The department is very well equipped with collagen cross-linking available, a myopia treatment center and all the latest imaging equipment including integrated intraoperative OCT, eye movement recordings and full visual electrophysiology lab. 
Applications from new or established clinicians or clinician scientists are encouraged.
Send curriculum vitae and cover letter to: 
Ken K. Nischal, MD, FAAP, FRCOphth, Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus & Adult Motility and Executive Vice Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, UPMC Vision Institute.
About the UPMC Vision Institute:
UPMC is affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine which is consistently ranked among the nation’s leading medical schools, enjoying exceptional growth in its clinical, research and academic missions. UPMC is a large, diversified, multi-hospital tertiary care medical institution and consistently ranks among the top healthcare institutions in the nation. 
UPMC Vision Institute is consistently ranked highly for National Institutes of Health funding for departments of ophthalmology and has one of the top basic and clinical research programs in the country. Research focuses on ocular immunology, infectious disease, molecular genetics, molecular biology of retinal disease and glaucoma, and advanced diagnostic imaging technology development. 
The University of Pittsburgh and UPMC are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers

Posted: 6/13/2024
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Pittston, PA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Location: Pittston, PA Geisinger Healthplex CenterPoint
Full Time
Job Duties:
The Geisinger Eye Institute is a comprehensive group of ophthalmology and optometry. Our team has an opening for a Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join the group in their new Healthplex in Pittston (Wilkes Barre/ Scranton) Northeast Pennsylvania.
Comprehensive pediatric ophthalmological care for both medical and surgical problems as well as the ability to have a productive adult strabismus practice.   Small NICU requiring retinopathy of prematurity coverage with time set aside for this to be performed.  
• Multiple pediatric optometry partners to help manage refractive needs.
• Established referral pattern with Geisinger and community pediatrics and community ophthalmology partners.
• Dedicated Pediatric exam lanes and waiting room.
• Support from PA-C
• Multiple operating platforms including new ASC and 2 hospital-based based operating rooms.
• Shared home call 
• Ability to work with local medical students from Geisinger Commonwealth Medical School.
• Ophthalmology residency in the central region and working towards a northeast regional residency program in the coming years that would provide more resident teaching.
There is a large pediatric ophthalmology patient base with established referral patterns for a candidate to easily hit the ground running with a busy clinical and surgical practice.  A great place to work with collaborative colleagues and great staff.
In the northeast region we have specialties of cornea and external disease, retinal specialists, Oculoplastic, neuro ophthalmology, glaucoma specialists, and multiple comprehensive ophthalmologists.
For more information please contact: 
Dr Daniel Upton, Director Ophthalmology Geisinger
c/o Provider recruiter Geisinger Sarah Lipka 
Position Details:
An ophthalmologist has the knowledge and professional skills needed to provide comprehensive eye and vision care. Ophthalmologists are medically trained to diagnose, monitor and medically or surgically treat all ocular and visual disorders. This includes problems affecting the eye and its component structures, the eyelids, the orbit and the visual pathways.
Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine- (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s):
Licensed Medical Doctor - State of Pennsylvania
Patient Care And Procedural Skills, Professional Etiquette, Systems-Based Practice
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. 
• KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. 
• EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. 
• LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. 
• INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
• SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family. 
We offer healthcare benefits for full-time and part-time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as important, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.
We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all.  We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Posted: 4/25/2024
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Pittsburgh, PA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Opportunity for a Full-Time or Part-Time, Fellowship trained, Board-Certified/Board-Eligible, Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join a thriving Physician-owned practice.  We are a well-established community-based Pediatric Ophthalmology practice with academic affiliations that has been serving the Southwestern Pennsylvania region for over 55 years. 
• The practice has 3 fully equipped, multi-lane offices with practice-owned optical in the North, East and South regions of the city.
• Schedules are busy and a new doctor’s day will fill quickly with interesting pediatric cases as well as adult strabismus.
• We offer a competitive salary with excellent benefits.
• Great work schedule with flexibility to create your best work-life balance.
• Autonomy with the support of the 2 partners who have both been with the practice between 12-23 years and work well together.
• Academic affiliations with access to some of the top hospitals in the state, including Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.
• Partnership after 1 year with minimal buy-in!
Pittsburgh has been ranked as one of the most livable cities. The area has an abundance of outdoor activities, excellent schools and affordable housing. With history, arts, professional sports and top-notch universities it is a vibrant community.  Our goal is to provide quality and comprehensive care to our patients, young and old, while being an integral part of this community. 
Interested candidates should contact Mike Spavelko, Practice Manager at: or call 724-772-3388. 
Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions.

Posted: 4/1/2024
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Cooperstown, New York

General and Pediatric Ophthalmologist


Job Title:
Physician – Combined General and Pediatric Ophthalmologist – Cooperstown, NY

Bassett Healthcare Network, a progressive, academic health system in central New York, a major teaching affiliate of Columbia University, is seeking a general ophthalmologist with fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology.

Bassett Healthcare Network is an integrated health care system that provides care and service to people living in an eight-county region covering 5,600 square miles in Central New York.  The organization includes five corporately affiliated hospitals, as well as skilled nursing facilities, community and school-based health centers, and health partners in related fields.  

The Cooperstown area is a vibrant, diverse, and sophisticated upstate community set in a bucolic lakefront village affording four seasons of culture and outdoor activity. An unparalleled and well-appointed community sports center is a unique social center for the community and schools.

Job Description & Responsibilities:
•    Join an established group of 6 ophthalmologists and 3 optometrists. The current pediatric ophthalmologist is planning to retire and has a combined general/pediatric practice. A brand-new eye clinic is being constructed and is expected to open in early 2025
•    Current need is for a general ophthalmologist who can perform both cataract and pediatric eye surgeries.
•    Current group has pediatric, retina and glaucoma specialists
•    Support staff consists of ophthalmic technicians, LPN’s, and RN’s and are well-trained
•    On call is every 6th weekend, from Cooperstown, and rarely busy
•    Outreach clinics are attended by all ophthalmologists but are limited to only one location each
•    There is no NICU coverage required
•    Referral patterns to tertiary care ophthalmologists are well established.
•    Salary Range: $209,810 - $442,308 plus performance-based compensation. This compensation range represents Bassett Healthcare’s good faith belief of the compensation range at the time of this posting or advertisement. Salary is based on a variety of factors, including, but not limited to, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, training, and fair market evaluation based on industry standards
•    Sign-on Bonus up to $100,000
•    Group Employed Model 

Job Qualifications:
•    MD, DO or MBBS
•    Board Eligible or Board Certified
•    Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology
•    NYS Licensure
•    BLS Certification Required
•    DEA Required

•    Medical, dental, and vision insurance
•    Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
•    Life insurance and disability protection
•    Paid malpractice
•    Retirement plan
•    CME time and money
•    Moving allowance

For confidential consideration, please contact: 
Amy Johnson, Senior Physician Recruiter   
Phone: 607-547-6982; Email:
or visit our web site at

Bassett Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related condition), age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, familial status, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other status protected by law.

Posted: 3/6/2024
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Hartford, Connecticut

Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology

Outstanding Leadership Opportunity in Pediatric Ophthalmology
On behalf of Connecticut Children’s and its outstanding Ophthalmology faculty, CareerPhysician, the national leader in child health executive search and leadership development, is pleased to announce the initiation of a national search to identify a transformational leader for appointment as Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology. 
The Chief will have the opportunity and resources to establish a vision and strategy for building a comprehensive academic program that will advance the regional and national reputation of the program and, more importantly, quality care for the state’s children through family-centered care, research, education, and advocacy.
Programmatic Strengths:
  • Transformational opportunity to develop and implement the strategic plan that will guide Ophthalmologic services for Connecticut Children’s and the State of Connecticut. 
  • Program reviewed by national thought leader who provided consultative guidance on capital, programmatic, and research infrastructure required for new leader’s success. 
  • Unmatched mentorship and advocacy from an established surgeon-in-chief with a strong history of success in building research in surgical divisions. 
  • For those seeking their first Chief role, benefit from a robust commitment to executive coaching and leadership development. 
  • Strong divisional support including the hiring and training of APPs to assist with clinic and call coverage support.
  • Support for patient co-management with a superb group of optometrists that assist with less medically complex patients and participate in call coverage. 
  • Grow clinical and research programs in partnership with the Division of Neonatology which manages more than thirteen (13) NICUs in the State of Connecticut. 
  • Outstanding collegial surgical culture where general/trauma surgeons manage ophthalmic admissions to ensure balance and quality of life for division members. 
  • Unrelenting support from Connecticut Children’s Hospital and Practice Plan to create a pediatric eye program recognized for innovative care models, outstanding outcomes and advancements in research and scholarly achievement. 
  • Join a group of outstanding colleagues with surgical and medical passions and skills to effectively manage the most complex cases. 
  • Connecticut Children’s is the state’s only free-standing children’s hospital committed to investing in growth that matters and impacts care for kids. 
  • A highly competitive compensation package including a highly competitive 100% guaranteed base salary, RVU productivity incentive, sign-on bonus, and relocation for qualified candidates. 
  • Located in the Connecticut River Valley, Hartford is a hidden gem nestled amid rolling hills and wooded neighborhoods. The city has been home to several notable historic figures, including renowned authors Mark Twain and Harriet Beecher Stowe. Hartford's central business district is home to great restaurants, entertainment venues and shopping. Nearby vineyards, state parks, and ski slopes provide plenty of recreational opportunities throughout the year. The public education system ranks among the best in the region and residents benefit from a cost of living that is 9 percent lower than the state average. 
Thank you in advance for your time given to consider this outstanding leadership opportunity. For more details about the role, please contact Mark Lozano, Vice President of Recruiting, at, or via text at 469-553-9311. All inquiries will remain highly confidential, and no inquiries will be made without the consent of the applicant. 
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is an AA/EOE/ADA employer committed to excellence through diversity.

Posted: 2/16/2024
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Washington, D.C.

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Children’s National Hospital (CNH) is seeking a full-time/part-time BC/BE fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist to join our Division. This opportunity is available immediately or at any time over the next year.  Our academic affiliation is with George Washington University (GWU) and academic appointment will be commensurate with the candidate's experience. Salary and benefits are very competitive and are based on the candidate's training and experience.  The chosen candidate will be able to see patients in a variety of settings and locations in the metropolitan D.C. area while supported by their colleagues, Pediatric Optometrists, Orthoptists, Senior Ophthalmic Technicians and Technicians.  Time for Research will be provided and will be supported by our Research Coordinator. Members of our faculty will train and mentor each year two pediatric ophthalmology fellows, fourteen residents and several medical students from GWU, Georgetown University and Howard University as they rotate with us.
The pediatric ophthalmology division at CNH supports tertiary care throughout the mid-Atlantic region as well as specialized referrals from throughout the world. New faculty are able to quickly have their desired clinic and surgical volume that is focused on their personal interest and preferences. We have a large, top-rated NICU and a robust ROP practice supported by dedicated metro D.C. Retina specialists providing care for even the most complicated patients. Current faculty provide the entire gamut of ophthalmic care to include, glaucoma, anterior segment/cataract, oculoplastics/orbit to include ONSF, and specialized testing such as ERG. We have a dedicated Diagnostics Supervisor and every diagnostic device/modality typically found in a large University Ophthalmology Department supporting tertiary ophthalmic care.
Washington D.C. and its suburbs provide a high quality of life with many activities and opportunities for personal and family satisfaction. Metro D.C. is two hours to mountains and beaches and other major city attractions such as NYC and Philadelphia. Faculty and Trainees, along with other volunteers have the opportunity to participate in an annual humanitarian mission to the Caribbean sponsored and supported by staff leadership at CNH Ophthalmology. 
Candidates should forward their curriculum vitae to and/or call 202-476-3017/3045:
William P. Madigan MD, FACS, FAAP
Chief, Division of Ophthalmology
   Children's National Hospital
Professor of Surgery
   Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology & Pediatrics
   The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Posted: 2/2/2024
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Albany, NY

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Are you looking to be respected, autonomous and focus on patient care? Looking for supportive colleagues and good work-life balance? If so, we are looking for a pediatric ophthalmologist to join our practice in Albany (Latham), NY. 
  • We are physician-owned and operated.
    • You will receive a competitive base salary with a very generous bonus of 50% of revenue collected above 2.2x salary. Please compare this to other offers. Our practice can afford to be generous because we are relatively small and efficient. 
    • You will have control over your schedule. We don’t impose productivity demands on you.
    • We get along well. We are all nice, normal and we help each other out.
    • We enjoy much greater autonomy than we would as employees of a hospital or large managed group. We always put patient care first and have the administrative freedom to continue to do so in the future.
    • We are honest and transparent about money.
  • We have a full academic affiliation with Albany Medical College (AMC).
    • Our practice is responsible for all pediatric eye care and instruction at AMC and for the 12 ophthalmology residents at AMC. Our call is very light.
    • We benefit from a large children’s hospital referral base (catchment area of 3 million people) and have good relationships with the other pediatric subspecialists at AMC. 
    • We perform ROP screening and treatment for the largest NICUs in the area (ROP is available but not required).
    • Our office consists of 9 exam rooms, an optical shop, and a large waiting room.
    • Our practice is composed of 4 pediatric ophthalmologists, 1 pediatric optometrist, 1 orthoptist, 1 optician, 3 techs, and frequent ophthalmology residents.
  • Required: 
    • BC/BE, NYS medical license, DEA registration, ABO certified or eligible,
    • Fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology (current fellows welcome).
    • AAPOS member or member-in-training.
  • Benefits:
    • 401K with match and profit sharing, health insurance, malpractice insurance, etc., 
    • Partnership after 2 years with a very low buy-in if desired. 
  • Albany, NY:
    • Albany has a metro population over 1 million. Housing is affordable and traffic is light.
    • Forget what you heard, the weather is fine! It’s perfect for 9 months. It snows in January and February, but we either go skiing or enjoy the scenic beauty from our cozy homes.
    • Albany, the Adirondacks, Catskills, Saratoga & SPAC provide ample recreation. We are also close to NYC, Boston, Newport, Montreal and Philadelphia (2.5, 2.5, 3, 3.5, 3.5 hrs. drive respectively). 
Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any interest in this opportunity. All inquiries will remain confidential. 
Gerard Barry, MD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Posted: 2/1/2024
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Boston, MA

Faculty Pediatric Ophthalmologist


Job Title: Faculty Pediatric Ophthalmologist, Boston MA

Position Type: Full Time 

Practice Address: 300 Longwood Avenue Boston, MA 02115

Salary: Negotiable

Job Description: 

We seek a full-time, board-eligible/certified comprehensive 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 27 pediatric ophthalmologists and 10 optometrists providing comprehensive care as well as focused pediatric expertise within nearly every ophthalmology subspecialty.  We serve patients in 11 locations across the Northeast, including Boston Children’s Hospital and Mass Eye & Ear sites. We have a deeply integrated pediatric ophthalmology care collaboration with surrounding institutions including resident training in pediatric ophthalmology for Harvard Medical School, Boston University, and the University of Massachusetts. Collaborative research opportunities abound. 

The department continues to expand its 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

Interested candidates should send a CV and brief introductory cover letter (PDF format) to For phone queries in advance of submission, please call 617-355-6766. 

All inquiries will remain confidential. 

Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.

Boston Children’s Hospital requires all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and Flu, (unless you are eligible for a medical or religious exemption).

Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

•    Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology required 

Posted: 1/24/2024
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Neptune, New Jersey

Academic Pediatric Ophthalmologist

K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Hackensack Meridian Health is seeking a BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist at Jersey Shore University Medical Center/K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital located in Neptune, New Jersey. A desirable central New Jersey location, commutable to New York and Philadelphia.
The successful candidate will join a growing children’s hospital with a variety of subspecialists. You will have the opportunity to mentor pediatric residents, as well as medical students from Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. You will engage in scholarly work based on interests inclusive of, but not limited to, clinical research, education, quality improvement, and community outreach. This is a great opportunity to build a pediatric ophthalmology service in an already well-established children’s hospital. 
Position Details
  • 44 Bed Inpatient Unit
  • 10 Bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
  • 34 Bed Level III – Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Pediatric Sedation Service
  • Pediatric Emergency Department
  • Certified Child Life Specialists
  • Jane H. Booker Family Health Center – resident continuity clinic and urgent care
  • Pediatric Subspecialty Services – neurology, behavior/development, hematology/oncology, pulmonology, endocrinology, infectious diseases, gastroenterology, nephrology, rheumatology and genetics.
  • Academic Appointment to the Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine
Submit your CV to
Allison Vogel, M.A.
Senior Physician Recruiter

Posted: 1/16/2024
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NYC, New York

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

We are a well-established practice that serves a diverse demographic in Queens and Long Island.  We are looking for a full-time fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist with the option to practice some adult ophthalmology as well.  We have a new, well-equipped office, in a professional building with a cohesive team of experienced ophthalmic technicians and administrative staff.  We have a large patient base that will allow new providers to grow their practice quickly.  Because we are completely private, we can be nimble and take advantage of any changes in the healthcare industry.  We believe that this is a unique opportunity for a well-trained, ethical clinician who wants to make a tremendous social impact and enjoy a high quality of life in one of the most desirable locations in America.
Opportunity Highlights
- Strong base salary with incentive bonus
- The office is located in a highly populated area with exceptional opportunities for growth
- Option to live in either Queens, Manhattan, Long Island, or Brooklyn with a short commute via car, train,  or subway.
- Transportation stipend
- Health Insurance
- 401K
- Opportunity to stay involved in resident training with several nearby large academic institutions (NYU, Mount Sinai,       Columbia, Cornell, Northwell…)
- Opportunity to buy into an ASC
- MD/DO 
- Completion of an accredited training program in Pediatric Ophthalmology in the United States
- Ability to acquire a license to practice in New York
- Board Certified/Board Eligible with the American Board of Ophthalmology
- Must be able to get a valid federal and state narcotics certificate
Please email Willy Ky with your cv at or call us at 718-939-2020 (office) 917-981-4768 (personal mobile number).

Posted: 1/12/2024
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Northern Virginia

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

One of the largest, most well-respected ophthalmology practices in the Washington DC metropolitan area is currently seeking a fellowship-trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist.
We have been in practice for close to 50 years, and currently operate three offices in Northern Virginia with 15 ophthalmologists and two optometrists. We are a well-managed, physician-owned practice providing the highest quality eye care services to the communities we serve. Our physicians, many of whom are routinely recognized as top physicians in our area, provide comprehensive medical and surgical ophthalmic services, as well as subspecialty care in the areas of glaucoma, refractive surgery, pediatrics, oculoplastics, and uveitis. We have developed and maintain excellent relationships with primary care physicians and other referring providers in our area. 
This position is for a partner-track physician.  We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, a profit-sharing plan, professional liability insurance, life, and disability insurance.  We maintain a collegial atmosphere and offer an outstanding opportunity to practice in the multicultural and diverse Washington DC Metropolitan area.
To be considered for this position, please email your CV to:  Maria Moreira, Practice Manager at   If our partners are interested in discussing the position further with you, you will be contacted for a follow-up meeting.
For more information on our providers, offices, and services, visit our website at

Posted: 1/5/2024
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Greenville, NC

Pediatric Ophthalmology Specialist

ECU Health Physicians and ECU Health Ophthalmology-Greenville are seeking a full-time board certified/eligible, fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmology specialist to join our expanding ophthalmology program in Greenville, NC. Candidates with an interest in resident education and residency program development are encouraged to apply. 
ECU Health Medical Center is a tertiary referral center with a large population of patients with complex pediatric ophthalmic pathology.  ECU Health Ophthalmology is hiring providers of all sub-specialties for a robust multi-specialty practice and plans to develop a teaching program on-site. There is a large hospital based and local optometrist and ophthalmologist-based referral network with few other pediatric ophthalmology specialists in the area.   
  • Employment by ECU Health Physicians
  • Hospital privileges at ECU Health Medical Center and ECU Health Surgicenter
  • Opportunity available due to programmatic expansion
  • Opportunity for academic appointment through East Carolina University at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank
  • 198-bed children’s hospital (52-bed NICU & 20-bed step down unit) and state of the art pediatric emergency department
  • Children’s hospital medical staff includes Pediatric Neurosurgery, Pediatric General Surgery, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, and Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Opportunity for academic appointment through East Carolina University at the Assistant/Associate Professor level
  • Outpatient clinic conveniently located near hospital with state-of the art equipment
  • Responsibilities will include clinical practice, teaching of trainees and rotating call coverage
  • Opportunities for research
  • Competitive Compensation and Comprehensive Benefits include:  Relocation, Paid Vacation, Sick, & Holidays, Malpractice/Tail Coverage, 401k matching/457, Medical, Dental, & Vision, Disability & Life Insurance. For eligible candidates: loan repayment, sign-on bonus, income guarantees, and residency/fellowship paid commitment stipends.
ECU Health Maynard Children’s Hospital
ECU Health Maynard Children’s Hospital, located on the campus of ECU Health Medical Center, is designed to care for children from newborns to 18 years of age. The 206,499 square foot 198-bed facility provides highly specialized services including a pediatric intensive care, neonatal intensive care, kids immunosuppressed specialty unit, specialty care nursery, mother-baby unit, pediatric ECMO services, 24/7 children’s emergency department, acute dialysis and continuous renal replacement therapy, pediatric radiology, pediatric rehabilitation, general surgery, cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, and craniofacial surgery. The ECU Health Maynard Children's Hospital at ECU Health Medical Center is a designated Children’s Miracle Network hospital, placing it among the nation’s top children’s facilities.
ECU Health Medical Center
ECU Health Medical Center, one of four academic medical centers in North Carolina, is the flagship hospital for ECU Health and serves as the teaching hospital for The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. ECU Health Medical Center is a 974-bed tertiary referral center providing acute, intermediate, rehabilitation and outpatient health services to a 29-county region that is home to more than 1.4 million people. In recognition of its nursing excellence and high-quality patient care, ECU Health Medical Center has been designated a Magnet® facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
ECU Health
ECU Health is a mission-driven, 1,708-bed academic health care system serving more than 1.4 million people in 29 eastern North Carolina counties. The not-for-profit system is comprised of 13,000 team members, nine hospitals and a physician group that encompasses over 1,100 academic and community providers practicing in over 185 primary and specialty clinics located in more than 110 locations. The flagship ECU Health Medical Center, a Level I Trauma Center, and ECU Health Maynard Children’s Hospital serve as the primary teaching hospitals for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. ECU Health and the Brody School of Medicine share a combined academic mission to improve the health and well-being of eastern North Carolina through patient care, education and research.
ECU Health Physicians includes an academic practice model (ECU employment) and a community practice model (health system employment). There is shared leadership and shared services to support the overall group and to ensure alignment for clinical care, research, education and strategy.
This innovative structure creates opportunities within ECU Health Physicians ranging from acute to ambulatory, academic practice to community practice, regional to rural, and everything in between.
Greenville, NC
Widely recognized as the thriving cultural, educational, economic and medical hub of eastern North Carolina, Greenville is the 10th largest city in the state with a metropolitan population of nearly 100,000. The Dickinson Avenue Arts District offers a vibrant arts, music, culinary and festival scene in the Uptown Greenville district. Greenville is also home to East Carolina University, the Brody School of Medicine, and Pitt Community College. , Excellent affordability, convenient location and natural resources combined with all of the amenities of a metropolitan university town, Greenville is the perfect place to live, work and play! Find Yourself in Good Company!
  • Located inland off of the North Carolina coast, Greenville is 45 miles east of interstate 95, just over an hour to Raleigh, a little over an hour to the pristine beaches of the Crystal Coast of NC
  • Home to East Carolina University (ECU), a vibrant university with an annual enrollment of more than 24,000 students
  • Numerous waterways and the Greenville Greenway System are perfect for boating, kayaking, fishing, hiking and camping Mild climate perfect for year-round outdoor activities
  • Cost of living below the national average, diverse and affordable housing and excellent educational opportunities, both public and private Investment of more than $500 million in downtown Greenville’s revitalization bringing new restaurants, shops, businesses, and residents to the area
If you, or a colleague, is interested in learning more about this opportunity, please contact Denise Owens at (252)258-3875 or

Posted: 11/21/2023
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Allentown, PA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

We are hiring a BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist who has exceptional clinical and interpersonal skills to join our team in beautiful Lehigh Valley.  
Practice Overview: 
  • The Ophthalmology Division consists of LVPG Ophthalmology, a subsidiary of LVHN, as well as community ophthalmologists.  LVPG Ophthalmology currently has a cornea specialist, retina specialist, 2 general ophthalmologists and 2 optometrists.  The community ophthalmologists consist of cornea, glaucoma, pediatric and retina specialists in addition to general ophthalmologists.
  • Operate at Reilly Children’s Surgery Center 
    • Minimally invasive technology / Adding equipment for Ophthalmology 
    • 4 operating rooms / 2 procedure rooms (1 dedicated for endoscopy)
    • 16 private pre/post-operative rooms
    • 9 bay post-anesthesia care unit 
An academic appointment is available through the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, our partner in medical education.  Education and training of medical students and residents is an important part of our mission.  Lehigh Valley Health Network has 17 ACGME fellowship and residency training programs, including General Surgery and Pediatrics.  An opportunity to explore clinical research is available and will be supported.
We offer an attractive work schedule and highly competitive compensation package including a superb benefits package and starting bonus; Relocation Assistance; Generous CME allowance and much more!  
If you are interested, please forward your CV to Christine Saad, M.D., Chief, Division of Ophthalmology, attention to Lynne Jensen, Physician Recruiter at or call (484) 294-5162 for more information. Visit our website at
Individuals are required to adhere to all LVHN vaccination policies in effect at the time of hire.  Employees will be subject to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.  Please note that safety sensitive positions cannot test positive for marijuana or its metabolites, medical or otherwise.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state, and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities. 

Posted: 11/10/2023
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Livingston, NJ

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Lovely, family-oriented, and successful private pediatric ophthalmology practice with a large referral base seeks a fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist who is interested in practicing for all the right reasons (not a mill here, not private equity, not corporate!).  Opportunity for partnership in practice is available for the right candidate.

Practice has one full-time Pediatric Ophthalmologist, one part-time Optometrist, and one full-time Orthoptist. The practice has a total of 4 examination lanes and a pediatric optical dispensary.  Our practice feels like a family and we would love another member.

Competitive salary and benefits package including health insurance, 401K, and educational reimbursements.
Office hours Monday-Friday 9 AM-5 PM.
We are located near (and commutable to) New York City.

Interested individuals should send CV with cover letter to:

Pediatric Eye Associates, LLC
22 Old Short Hills Rd., LL-1, Livingston, NJ 07039
Attn: Rachel Bloom, MD

Posted: 10/23/2023
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New York, New York

Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology

The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai Seeks a Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology and
Strabismus | Leadership Opportunity with a Renowned Program in Vibrant New York City
The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE) seeks a Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology
and Strabismus to lead one of the top programs in the nation. NYEE has an excellent reputation for its
top-quality and comprehensive services that diagnose and treat various eye, ear, nose, and throat
diseases and related conditions.
You will join a team of three full-time Pediatric Ophthalmologists, three Orthoptists, and outstanding
pediatric anesthesiologists. The ideal candidate would primarily focus on clinical practice, with some
time allocated for administrative duties.
Opportunity Highlights
  • US News consistently ranks New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai as having one of the best ophthalmology programs in the nation, and numerous on-staff physicians are listed among the best in New York by Castle Connolly Medical
  • Have a clear leadership role within a program renowned for its strength and reputation
  • Access state-of-the-art equipment, including specialized pediatric cataract and anterior segment tools
  • Work with both local and international patients and collaborate with Pediatrics and other departments to provide care to patients with complex childhood syndromes and disorders
  • Enjoy a clinically focused practice with dedicated academic time
  • Oversee the educational curriculum and clinical training in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus for a large residency training program that is consistently ranked one of the nation’s best
  • Collaborate with faculty from other ophthalmic subspecialties in the medical and surgical care of children with a wide variety of ophthalmic conditions
  • Participate in Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) care at Mount Sinai Hospital if desired
Community Information
Work in New York City, the world's financial and media capital. Filled with excitement and endless cultural and entertainment possibilities, Manhattan offers an incomparable lifestyle and iconic sites like the Empire State Building, Central Park, Broadway, Times Square, and much more. You'll have everything you need right at your fingertips.
To apply, please email your CV and Letter of Interest to Christopher Rajamoney at

Posted: 10/10/2023
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Hershey, PA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our team. As a faculty member, you will work in a well-established practice in Hershey, PA with an ever-growing demand for high-quality ophthalmologic care.
About the Department of Ophthalmology:
Our eye and vision care experts treat the full range of eye conditions - from eye injuries to glaucoma, cataracts, retinal disease and more. We offer a full spectrum of care for even the most complex eye disease in people of all ages, including kid-friendly eye care for children.
We use the latest approaches to diagnose and treat eye and vision problems. Because we have experts in nearly every ophthalmic subspecialty, you get comprehensive care and personal attention from leading experts in their fields.  Our ability to coordinate your care in a single location ensures you are being seen by the right person at the right time every time. More information found here: 
What we're offering:
  • Competitive salary 
  • Generous benefits that include malpractice, health insurance & CME reimbursements
  • A collaborative environment rich with diversity
  • Participation in resident and medical student education
  • An extraordinary program with a national reputation for teaching, research, and state of the art patient care
  • Interaction with dynamic clinicians across departments and participation in innovative educational approaches
  • Rank commensurate with experience
What we're seeking:

  • MD, DO, or foreign equivalent
  • Completion of accredited training program
  • Ability to acquire a license to practice in the State of Pennsylvania
  • BC/BE in Ophthalmology 
  • Must be able to obtain valid federal and state narcotics certificates
Please contact Amber Winters, MBA at for additional information.
About Penn State Health:
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Health Children’s Hospital and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center in Enola, Pa.; Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center in Camp Hill, Pa.; Penn State Health Lancaster Medical Center in Lancaster, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa.; and more than 3,000 physicians and direct care providers at 90+ unique medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital, Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the University’s medical school. 
What the Area Offers:
Central PA is rich in history and offers a diverse culture. Our local neighborhoods boast a reasonable cost of living whether you prefer a more suburban setting or thriving city rich in theater, arts, and culture. Nearby mountains host various ski slopes and the Appalachian Trail and rambling rivers are in our backyard, offering many outdoor activities for all seasons. Conveniently located within a short distance to major cities such as Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, NYC, Baltimore, and Washington DC, the area is rich with activity and is waiting for you to explore.
Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. 

Posted: 08/22/2023
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Brooklyn, New York

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The ophthalmology department of SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is seeking a full-time board certified or board-eligible ophthalmologist licensed or eligible to be licensed in New York to join its faculty in pediatric ophthalmology. Candidates must have completed an American College of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited ophthalmology residency program and fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2024.   Responsibilities will include patient care and didactic and clinical education and supervision of residents. Opportunities exist for both clinical and basic science research, which is highly encouraged. Rank and competitive salary are commensurate with qualifications, experience and productivity.
Interested individuals should provide a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and name and contact information of 3 professional references to Roman Shinder, MD at
SUNY Downstate is an Equal Employment Opportunity institution committed to excellence through diversity. SUNY Downstate will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

Posted: 08/18/2023
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Director of Retinopathy of Prematurity 

On behalf of Dr. Christine Finck, Surgeon-in-Chief / Peter Deckers Endowed Chair of Surgery, CareerPhysician, LLC, a leader in academic pediatric leadership recruitment, has initiated a national search to identify a talented and transformational leader to join the Division of Ophthalmology to serve as the institution’s first Director of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP). 

The Director will have the responsibility to advance the regional delivery of ROP care by creating a vision to account for quality standards in screening, treatment with both laser and intravitreal injections and triage protocols to develop a nationally recognized ROP program to serve children throughout Connecticut, Upstate New York, and Western Massachusetts. The Director will also be responsible for facilitating the advancement of our ROP telemedicine program, which should encompass the mission and values of Connecticut Children’s, dedicated to improving the physical and emotional health of children through family-centered care, research, education, and advocacy.

A potential candidate will need to have the ability to be licensed in multiple states including Connecticut, New York and Massachusetts. 

Opportunity Highlights:

  • The Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology has 2 physicians, 3 optometrists and 3 advanced practice clinicians dedicated to serving children throughout Connecticut, Western Massachusetts, and Eastern New York - approximately 1,000,000 child lives and responsible for the oversight of 12 neonate units in the region.
  • A dedicated ROP centered service will be the first of its kind at Connecticut Children’s and will elevate the division by enhancing the partnership with neonatology and regional partner, Nuvance Health, providing innovative solutions and structure to meet the high demand for ROP care in the region.   
  • Connecticut Children’s is the only institution in the state that offers a unique, child-centered environment with the expertise of fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologists and the complement of multidisciplinary programs and diagnostic capabilities. The ophthalmology division provides a tremendous opportunity to build a nationally recognized clinical program with specific opportunities in retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), cataract surgery, and strabismus. 
  • Resources and institutional commitment to initiate a Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellowship Program.
    We believe this to be one of the top leadership opportunities in Pediatrics and Surgery, offering the named director a chance to create a vision, implement a strategy, and cultivate a culture focused on children. In addition, the leader will have the opportunity to develop and mentor faculty, create community outreach, and develop research programs.  
    The Institution is prepared to provide support and fiscal resources critical to a successful ROP program, while also investing in external coaching and leadership courses to prepare the named director for continued career advancement.  
  • Academic promotion occurs through the University of Connecticut and departmental and hospital leadership is open to considering individuals at any rank, provided they share a passion for ROP. Designed to be aggressive, the compensation annual package for the named Director will be a combination of a highly competitive salary guarantee and bonus structure driven by programmatic development and will also include additional incentives based on RVU benchmarks.

For more details about this opportunity, or if you would like to recommend an individual(s) who exemplifies the qualities we are seeking in a candidate, please contact Mark Lozano at, or at 469-553-9311. All inquiries will remain confidential, and no inquiries will be made without the consent of the applicant. Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is an AA/EOE/ADA employer committed to excellence through diversity.

Posted: 06/12/2023
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