Careers / Midwest

Peoria, IL

Assistant/Associate/Professor-Pediatric Ophthalmology

Hiring Department: UICOMP-Pediatrics

Location:  Peoria, IL USA

Requisition ID: 1012060

Posting Close Date: 10/28/2022

Description:

The Department of Pediatrics of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria (UICOMP) seeks Pediatric Ophthalmology candidates for a position as Assistant/Associate/Professor of Clinical Pediatrics.  The candidate must hold a MD/DO degree, be BC/BE in Ophthalmology, successfully complete an AAPOS approved fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and hold or be eligible for an Illinois physician license.  This is a faculty position and, as such, requires clinical care, teaching medical students and residents, research, and scholarly activities.

The position will provide clinical consultation services for pediatric patients in the Children’s Hospital of Illinois (CHOI).

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Seeing pediatric ophthalmology patients in clinical setting.
  • Seeing adult patients with strabismus.
  • Seeing inpatient pediatric patients at the Children’s Hospital of Illinois.
  • Screening and treatment of premature neonatal patients for Retinopathy of Prematurity.
  • Participate in teaching medical students, residents and other health professionals.
  • Perform other duties of a University faculty member including committee assignments, curriculum development, student counseling and administration.

Clinical activities of the faculty are primarily concentrated at our pediatric ophthalmology office (a hospital outpatient department with dedicated staff) and at CHOI, which is the primary pediatric teaching facility for UICOMP and includes a 132-bed facility that offers over 50 pediatric programs and services.  These programs represent over 100 pediatric sub-specialists in 24 different disciplines, including the largest pediatric surgery program in Illinois.  CHOI is the only full service tertiary hospital for children in downstate Illinois.  Its highlights include a Level III neonatal intensive care unit, a pediatric and adult congenital heart disease program, Illinois Perinatal Center, and its designation as a Level I trauma center.

Malpractice insurance is provided by the University of Illinois system and an excellent benefits package available including vacations, sick time, CME, health and life insurance and retirement plan.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications

  • MD/DO/MBBS or equivalent.
  • 1 year internship, 3 years ophthalmology residency and 1 year AAPOS approved pediatric ophthalmology fellowship.
  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Ophthalmology or ability to work towards BE within 5 years.
  • Eligible for licensure in Illinois.
  • Clinical experience in the field of pediatric ophthalmology highly desirable.
  • Experience in teaching medical students and residents in the area of pediatric ophthalmology.


Preferred Qualifications

For fullest consideration please submit your application by 08/22/2022 at: 

https://uic.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/260?c=uic

About the University of Illinois at Chicago

UIC is among the nation’s preeminent urban public research universities, a Carnegie RU/VH research institution, and the largest university in Chicago. UIC serves over 34,000 students, comprising one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation and is designated as a Minority Serving Institution (MSI), an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPSI) and a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Through its 16 colleges, UIC produces nationally and internationally recognized multidisciplinary academic programs in concert with civic, corporate and community partners worldwide, including a full complement of health sciences colleges. By emphasizing cutting-edge and transformational research along with a commitment to the success of all students, UIC embodies the dynamic, vibrant and engaged urban university. Recent “Best Colleges” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report, found UIC climbed up in its rankings among top public schools in the nation and among all national universities. UIC has nearly 260,000 alumni, and is one of the largest employers in the city of Chicago.

The University of Illinois System is an equal opportunity employer, including but not limited to disability and/or veteran status, and complies with all applicable state and federal employment mandates. Please visit Required Employment Notices and Posters at: https://www.hr.uillinois.edu/cms/one.aspx?portalId=4292&pageId=5705 to view our non-discrimination statement and find additional information about required background checks, sexual harassment/misconduct disclosures, COVID-19 vaccination requirement, and employment eligibility review through E-Verify.

Request an Accommodation at: https://jobs.uic.edu/request-and-accomodation/

 

 

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Marshfield, WI

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Marshfield Medical Center in Marshfield, Wisconsin seeks a Fellowship Trained, BC/BE, Pediatric Ophthalmologist. The Ophthalmology department includes all ophthalmology subspecialists, four optometrists and a full scope of support staff.  The physician will work collaboratively with the full spectrum of Marshfield Children’s pediatric specialists and receive referrals from our network of primary care pediatricians as well as externally.

Marshfield Clinic Health System
Marshfield Clinic physicians and staff serve more than 360,000 unique patients each year through accessible, high quality health care, research and education. With 700+ physicians in 90 medical specialties and subspecialties as well as over 12,000 employees in 55 clinical locations in 34 Wisconsin communities, Marshfield Clinic is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care.

Marshfield Children’s Hospital
Our 56-bed Children’s Hospital is Central Wisconsin’s only accredited pediatric hospital, and one of only four in Wisconsin. It is equipped with the latest technology, more than 40 pediatric specialties and board-certified pediatric hospitalists, intensivists, and neonatologists. Certified child life specialists ensure children receive the emotional support they may need to cope with their evaluation and treatment during their ambulatory procedure or hospital stay.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive 2-year guaranteed salary
  • Generous stipend and/or bonus during training
  • 2 weeks CME, 4 weeks of vacation which increases with years of service
  • $5,800 CME annual allowance
  • Health, dental, life, disability, and occurrence base malpractice insurance
  • Fully funded retirement plan; 401(k) with match; 457(b)
  • Fully funded relocation allowance changed to Up to $20,000 relocation support
  • Teaching and research at your fingertips

MCHS strongly encourages our physicians to be involved in medical education and research to continue building our strong foundation of patient care, research and education for years to come.

Marshfield Clinic Research Institute: http://www.marshfieldresearch.org/

Marshfield Clinic Division of Education: https://www.marshfieldclinic.org/education


Contact:

Katie Johnson, Physician and Advanced Practice Clinician Recruiter | Call/Text: 715-351-9545 Johnson.katherine@marshfieldclinic.org | www.marshfieldclinic.org

 

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Sioux Falls, SD

Pediatric Ophthalmologist


PRACTICE DETAILS
Sanford Eye Center and Optical is seeking a fellowship trained BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologist to take over a well-established pediatric practice. Currently, the Sanford Eye Center consists of 4 ophthalmologists and 4 optometrists.

• Candidate will join comprehensive, retina and corneal sub-specialties
• Large, well established referral base already in place
• Sanford Health has a large pediatric hospital, multi-specialty and general pediatric clinics in the surrounding area that provide a base for referrals
• Large patient and surgical volume
• Call is 1:4

Nationally competitive 2 year salary guarantee with a comprehensive physician benefit package including 401k, Health, Dental, Vision, Paid CME, Paid Vacation, Malpractice, Disability, Relocation Allowance, and No State Income Tax

SANFORD HEALTH SYSTEM

Sanford Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States, is dedicated to the integrated delivery of health care, genomic medicine, senior care and services, global clinics, research and affordable insurance. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the organization includes 44 hospitals, 1,400 physicians and more than 200 Good Samaritan Society senior
care locations in 26 states and nine countries.

ABOUT SANFORD HEALTH IN SIOUX FALLS

• 545-bed hospital
• Large referral area
• Research opportunities
• Serving a city population of 250,000

SIOUX FALLS COMMUNITY

Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing areas in the Midwest. As the largest city in the state, it balances an excellent quality of life and strong economy with a safe, clean living environment. The cost of living is competitive and South Dakota has no state income tax. Sioux Falls offers amenities of a community twice its size such as fine dining, shopping, arts, sports and nightlife.

TO LEARN MORE, PLEASE CONTACT:
Deb Salava Physician Recruiter
(605) 328-6993 • debra.salava@sanfordhealth.org

practice.sanfordhealth.org


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Rochester, MN

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Mayo Clinic

Join the authority in medicine and partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2021-2022), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. At Mayo Clinic, we believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it most. You will be part of an amazing diverse team committed to solving the most serious and complex medical challenges – one patient at a time.

The Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is seeking a fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist to join our established practice. This position involves clinical care of patients, a busy pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus surgical practice, and resident and fellow teaching and supervision in the clinics and operating rooms. Candidates should have an academic interest in clinical and/or laboratory research.

The department has a strong history and tradition in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, and currently comprises 40 faculty members who cover all subspecialty areas of ophthalmology.  Candidates should be board-certified or board-eligible.

Mayo Clinic is a non-profit, physician-led, multi-specialty clinical practice integrated with education and research in a unified, multi-campus environment. Mayo Clinic is an academic tertiary care institution that includes campuses in Minnesota, Arizona and Florida. We have the benefits afforded by a large institution, yet the freedom to direct our own department and practice to meet the needs of the patient.

To learn more about this opportunity, please click on the following link:

https://jobs.mayoclinic.org/      

and enter keyword: 174518BR

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Minneapolis, MN

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Northwest Eye

  • Work with a team of 11 Ophthalmologists and 6 Optometrists between multiple clinics (Full Comprehensive practice)
  • 100% Pediatric Ophthalmology/strabismus supported by our team of 5 Orthoptists: high volume purely pediatrics and strabismus practice
  • Surgeries performed in an efficient surgery center and the children’s hospital
  • Fellowshipped Trained ophthalmology/strabismus fellowship, B/E or B/C in Ophthalmology
  • This is a unique opening! You would step into an established practice and patient base. We have a doctor retiring and willing to mentor someone to take over his patients.
  • New Office building with ALL of the subspecialties in our group
  • Multiyear six figure base & guarantee, bonus, sign on/relo and PARTNERSHIP offered at 1st year anniversary

 UVP, is a physician-owned practice management company with a clear vision: to build the leading, nationally recognized integrated eye care community in the country.  

We are guided by five core values: People-Centric, Partnership, Stewardship, Continuous Improvement, and Fulfillment.  In other words, we believe that everyone in our community matters, that we’re stronger when we work collaboratively together, that we have a responsibility to be great stewards of our affiliated practices’ legacies, that we must always challenge ourselves to be better, and that we’re contributing to something larger than ourselves. 

When we started our journey in 2017, we intentionally stated that our goal was to build the best eye care management company, not the largest.  To be the best, you must partner with the best practices, and support them in their quest to improve the quality of their patients’ lives.  That discipline has served us well.

I am very proud of the partnerships we have established to date in our Minnesota and Southern California markets, with Minnesota Eye Consultants and Northwest Eye in the Twin Cities region, and Pacific Eye Institute and Inland Eye Institute in the Inland Empire region. Working together, we have established ourselves as the eye care provider of choice in both regions and are excited to work with the Eye Care of La Jolla team to expand our footprint in Southern California and the greater San Diego market. 

Contact:

Renaldo Johnson, Provider Recruitment Mgr.
Renaldo.johnson@uvpeye.com
214-918-4099

 

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Menomonee Falls, WI

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

We are seeking a Full Time BE/BC Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our team in Wisconsin!

Position Highlights:

  • Join an existing experienced Pediatric Ophthalmologist
  • Clinic time in Menomonee Falls, WI
  • Outpatient surgery done at our Greenfield, WI location
  • About 32 patient facing hours per week (including surgery time) 
  • Large general pediatric referral base
  • NICU ROP treatments & follow-ups at our Advocate Aurora Hospitals in Milwaukee, West Allis, and Grafton
  • This position offers a competitive salary & benefits including a relocation package, sign-on bonus, 401K match, and malpractice & tail coverage

 About Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Welcome to Wisconsin’s Largest Village!

Menomonee Falls enjoys a small town charm and a modern convenient lifestyle. Located in the northeastern corner of scenic Waukesha County and just northwest of Milwaukee, Menomonee Falls offers a variety of specialty shops, restaurants and service businesses. 

A growing and vibrant community with a beautiful downtown, Menomonee Falls offers a wide variety of activities for all ages highlighted by its 16 beautiful parks equipped with a variety of amenities and activities for all seasons.  

About Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.

Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.
 
Whether you’re looking to practice in the heart of a dynamic city such as Chicago or Milwaukee, a multi-specialty clinic in the suburbs, or a charming small town, Advocate Aurora Health has an opportunity for you.

Working at Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health is committed to diversity and inclusion every single day and in everything we do. Diversity lives in the differences, great and small, that matter to us and make each of us unique – from our age and the color of our skin, to our abilities and the things we believe in. We know that empowering our differences inspires creativity that leads to innovative solutions – for our team members, consumers and communities. And because health care is built upon relationships, it’s important for the people we serve to be able to trust us to meet their unique needs.

By cultivating an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion, we create a welcoming environment where our patients can heal, our team members can thrive and our business can grow. As a team member, working in a diverse setting allows you the chance to grow in ways that will broaden your perspective to deliver the best possible patient care.

Please contact Emilee Gabrielson, Physician Recruiter, at Emilee.gabrielson@aah.org if you are interested in learning more!

 

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Cincinnati , OH

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Pediatric Ophthalmology

We are seeking an MD interested in a rewarding clinical practice with a clinical research component within the Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital & Medical Center.  We will also consider an MD-PhD who is interested in combining clinical practice with a strong research component in either clinical or basic science.  Sub-specializations are always welcome.  Candidates can apply at the faculty rank of assistant, associate, or full professor depending on qualifications and experience. 

We are one of the largest outpatient divisions at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital & Medical Center.  Our 10 pediatric ophthalmologists, 8 optometrists, and 1 orthoptist provide more than 40,000 outpatient encounters each year, caring for patients from across the United States and around the world.  We have assembled a team of experts in subspecialties ranging from retina, cornea, glaucoma, ocular oncology, ocular genetics, uveitis, and neuro-ophthalmology.

We are offering partnership with strong collaborative partners within other clinical divisions and with researchers in the Visual Systems Group Laboratory.  An attractive compensation and benefits package, including relocation assistance, will be provided, and there will also be endowment support for candidates with promising research interests. 

For more than 10 years, Cincinnati Children’s has ranked among the top 5 pediatric hospitals in the nation according to the annual US News and World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals.  Our research endeavors garner the second highest amount of funding from the National Institutes of Health for all children’s hospitals and pediatric departments nationwide.  We are affiliated with the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine.  Cincinnati is an affordable community with a thriving arts and music scene, professional sports teams, and numerous recreational facilities such as the Cincinnati Zoo, Newport Aquarium, and Kings Island amusement park.  It has been recognized nationally as an up-and-coming city to watch that is as fulfilling for young professionals as it is comfortable for raising a family.

Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter to: Michael Yang, MD, Director, Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology, C/O Nathan Gohlke, Physician and Faculty Recruitment Nathan.Gohlke@cchmc.org.

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.  Qualified women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

 

 

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Northeast, OH

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

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 is ranked among the best children’s hospitals by US News and World Report.

This integrated healthcare delivery system that includes:

  • Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
  • 800 providers, who manage over 1,000,000 patient visits annually
  • A network of 60 primary and specialty care locations
  • An American College of Surgeons certified pediatric trauma center

The successful candidates will join a dedicated team of 5 Pediatric Ophthalmologists and 3 Optometrists who manage over 18,000 patient visits per year at 8 location throughout Northeast Ohio. 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 is located in a new office that features state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research.

This position offers opportunities for:

  • Partnership with an established team of Ophthalmologists affording exceptional work-life balance
  • Active involvement in undergraduate, graduate, resident and fellowship education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University is available and commensurate with experience
  • Research and innovation available through the Vision Center, Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute and local universities
  • A predictable and stable compensation plan as well as bonus compensation
  • A comprehensive benefit package

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 premier destination to work, live, play, shop and dine! 

Interested candidates may contact Jane Hensley, Physician Recruiter at 330-543-3015 or jhensley@akronchildrens.org.  To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org.

 

 

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Twin Cities, MN

Fellowship Trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist


St Paul Eye Clinic

St Paul Eye Clinic (SPEC) in the Twin Cities of Minnesota, is a growing independent private practice that is proud of its 50+-year history of providing full-service ophthalmologic care to patients throughout the St Paul and Western Wisconsin. Our current complement of nineteen doctors & 165 staff are committed to providing high quality, compassionate, state-of-the art clinical care to our marketplace. We accomplish this by providing a full range of ophthalmologic services…from an annual eye exam to the latest in cataract, glaucoma, oculoplastic, LASIK, retina, and optical care through our six St Paul and two Wisconsin locations.

St Paul Eye Clinic is actively recruiting for a fellowship trained pediatric ophthalmologist to add both breadth and depth to our growing pediatric practice. You will collaborate with our senior pediatric ophthalmologist and a medical staff comprised of three cornea specialists, two glaucoma specialists, one oculoplastic specialist, one retina specialist nine general ophthalmologists and four optometrists. SPEC’s growth is a direct result of our commitment to the communities we serve and to meet this demand we are adding providers as well as creating additional capacity by developing a second ASC and building new facilities in new markets.

The qualified candidate will either be Board Certified or Board eligible and will have completed a Pediatric ophthalmology or Strabismus Fellowship.

St Paul Eye Clinic has a strong cultural of hiring the right individual and investing in their success. To that end, we promote a partnership track that includes ownership opportunities in the clinical practice, the optical shops as well as the ambulatory surgery center.

If you are intrigued by the opportunity to join a strong, successful, independent medical practice that knows how to balance work and life then consider submitting your curriculum vitae to drothschiller@stpauleye.com

 

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Columbia, MO

Academic Pediatric Opthalmology

All Ranks

All Tracks

The University of Missouri’s School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, is searching for a fellowship-trained pediatric ophthalmologist to join our team.

About MU Ophthalmology 

Eye care services provided include refractive surgery, cataract surgery, macular degeneration, retinal disease, corneal transplantation, glaucoma, ocular oncology, neuro-ophthalmology, plastic surgery, children’s eye care, low vision, trauma and treatment for many types of eye disease. Our faculty and staff feel privileged to care for Missourians and are committed to being a center of excellence for ophthalmology in the Midwest. 

In addition to treating more than 30,000 patients per year, our faculty and students conduct ground-breaking research in both the basic and clinical sciences. Research laboratories and support facilities span the entire second floor of the Mason Eye Institute with additional space located across the street at the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital. Research interests within the department are diverse and cover a wide range of ophthalmologic problems. 

Job Details 

  • Number of available positions: 1 
  • Join a department of 22 ophthalmologists, 6 optometrists, and 16 residents 
  • Responsibilities are: 
  • ~90% clinical 
  • ~10% Teaching/education/administration 
  • We offer opportunities to assist in the department's growth, the education of students, residents, and fellows, as well as researchand scholarly activities.  

Qualifications 

  • MD/DO 
  • Candidate must be board certified/board eligible ophthalmologist with required training in pediatric ophthalmology.
  • For the purposes of this application, board-certified/board-eligible physicians are considered experienced. 

Our Teaching Programs 

The University of Missouri School of Medicine Ophthalmology Residency Program is one of the premier ophthalmic surgery training programs in the United States. With internationally recognized faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, extensive research space, and a large and diverse patient population, we attract outstanding residents from around the globe. 

The University of Missouri/Mason Eye Institute is proud to offer three fellowships in vitreoretinal disease and surgery, glaucoma and anterior segment surgery, and cornea, external disease, and refractive surgery. 

To apply or view the opportunity, please click the link: Academic Pediatric Ophthalmology

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Chicago, IL

Ophthalmologist- Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus


Wheaton Eye Clinic seeks a Full-Time Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus physician to join our staff.

 Requirements:

M.D./D.O. and Board Certified/ Board Eligible

Must have completed or will complete an AAPOS - approved fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology

Founded 80 years ago, the Wheaton Eye Clinic is a nationally recognized multi-subspecialty ophthalmology practice that spans the western suburbs of Chicago with offices in Wheaton, Naperville, Hinsdale, Saint Charles, Bartlett, and Plainfield and an ophthalmology-specific ambulatory surgery center at the main office in Wheaton. Dedicated to our mission of providing exceptional eye care, our 32 ophthalmologists and 7 optometrists in every ophthalmic subspecialty are highly respected in the region and have superb relationships with referring colleagues and health systems. Delivering care from primary to tertiary levels, Wheaton Eye Clinic doctors provide over 175,000 patient visits annually, necessitating another full-time position to join our three full - time ophthalmologists dedicated to Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus.

An excellent compensation/benefit package including malpractice insurance, health insurance, long-term disability insurance, reimbursement for CME, and 401(k) is provided.

Interested applicants should submit a CV and cover letter to

Michael A. Kipp, MD at mkipp@wheatoneye.com or

Noha S. Ekdawi, MD at nekdawi@wheatoneye.com or

Nathan E. McIntyre, MD at nmcintyre@wheatoneye.com

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Chicago, IL

Unique Opportunity


Colleagues:
As I near retirement, I am announcing a unique opportunity to join and buy-out a thriving solo, independent pediatric ophthalmology practice in Chicago. This position is ideal for an individual who wants to be their own boss, set their own hours, run a small business and explore their entrepreneurial spirit. My plan is for a new associate to join me full time, and I would work part-time to aid the transition. This practice is very productive, and the future owner's compensation could be in the high ninety-percentile of the AAPOS Benchmarking Survey.

About the practice and position:

  • I established my practice in 1990 on the north side of the city and serve a diverse population
  • The practice is a dedicated pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus specialty service, with approximately 5% adult strabismus
  • My practice has a single office and an affiliated pediatric optical within the office
  • I also perform ROP exams with contracts at two Chicago hospitals
  • I have an academic appointment at the University of Illinois at Chicago Eye and Ear Infirmary, and an academic appointment could easily be arranged if desired for any new associate


All inquiries will be kept confidential. Please reply privately to jobpedseye@gmail.com

Lawrence (Chip) Kaufman MD PhD

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Kansas City, MO

BC/BE Fellowship Trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist

 

Children’s Mercy Kansas City is an independent, non-profit, 366-bed pediatric health system, providing half a million patient encounters each year. Children’s Mercy is ranked by U.S. News & World Report in all 10 specialties, and as one of “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals”. Our medical staff of more than 750 pediatric subspecialists and researchers is actively involved in clinical care, pediatric research and educating the next generation of pediatric subspecialists.

  • Current openings for two pediatric ophthalmologists with interest in pediatric and adult strabismus, ROP (laser and avastin treatment experience preferred), ocular genetics, and/or general pediatric ophthalmology
  • Join a dedicated team of 4 full-time pediatric ophthalmologists, 2 orthoptists and 6 pediatric optometrists
  • On-site support from 7 additional ophthalmologists including ocular oncology, pediatric retina, neuro-ophthalmology, and oculoplastics
  • Call coverage is at one Level I pediatric trauma center with resident/fellow coverage
  • Opportunity for teaching a pediatric ophthalmology fellow and ophthalmology residents from 2 residency programs
  • Academic appointment at University of Kansas and University of Missouri – Kansas City
  • Participate in shared ROP screening and treatment at 8 local NICUs (60-80 babies per week)
  • Access to 2 full-time ophthalmology research coordinators with ~30 internally and externally funded pediatric ophthalmology projects including PEDIG studies
  • Clinic diagnostic equipment including Optos (with fluorescein angiography), anterior and posterior segment OCT, Pentacam, visual field, Lenstar, specular microscopy and ERG
  • Advanced OR equipment including 3D viewing system with intraoperative OCT, retinal and glaucoma lasers, UBM, Retcam, and Avedro corneal crosslinking system
  • The ophthalmology and optometry team see 35,000+ patient visits annually with excellent support from 20 ophthalmic technicians and an overall staff of 60 employees
  • Competitive salary and compensation package including licensure, board fees, CME allowance, vacation time, health insurance and retirement

The successful applicant must share our unwavering commitment to excellence, integrity, collegiality, antiracism, and respect for inclusion of individuals with diverse backgrounds.

 

For more information or consideration please submit CV and cover letter to:

https://faculty-childrensmercykc.icims.com/jobs/13665/physician/job

 

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Columbus, OH

Academic Pediatric Ophthalmologist

 

Pediatric Ophthalmology Associates, Inc. at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is recruiting an additional pediatric ophthalmologist to join our practice. We seek an outstanding individual who is board certified (or eligible) by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is eligible for Ohio medical licensure. Successful completion of a pediatric ophthalmology fellowship is required. Duties will include sharing in the responsibility with existing faculty for didactic and clinical training of residents and fellows and clinical care of patients at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio and The Ohio State University Hospital. We offer a unique opportunity to practice in a private practice model with all the benefits of an academic appointment.  We have an established practice of eleven pediatric ophthalmologists, one optometrist, and three orthoptists.  The applicant must have demonstrated medical skills and knowledge in all aspects of pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus and will have the opportunity to establish a focused practice in their preferred specialty and collaborate with colleagues and other subspecialists.  An established interest in or willingness to pursue research is desirable.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital is a national leader in pediatric health care and is consistently ranked by the U.S. News & World Report as one of the top pediatric hospitals in the country.  Columbus, Ohio is a thriving, diverse, technologically sophisticated city with a population of approximately 1.8 million. The metropolitan area offers excellent schools, restaurants, shopping and entertainment. Quality of life and cost of living are outstanding.

 

Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to:

Erin Althaus

ealthaus@columbuspoa.com

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Peoria, IL

Assistant/Associate/Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

The Department of Pediatrics of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria (UICOMP) seeks Pediatric Ophthalmology candidates for a position as Assistant/Associate/Professor of Clinical Pediatrics. The candidate must hold and MD/DO degree, be BC/BE in Ophthalmology and successfully complete an AAPOS approved fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and will hold or be eligible for an Illinois physician license. This is a faculty position, as such requires clinical care, teaching medical students and residents, research and scholarly activities.

The position will provide clinical consultation services for pediatric patients in the Children’s Hospital of Illinois (CHOI)

Clinical activities of the faculty are primarily concentrated at CHOI, which is the primary pediatric teaching facility for UICOMP and is a 132-bed facility that offers over 50 pediatric programs and services. These programs represent over 100 pediatric sub-specialist in 24 different disciplines, including the larges pediatric surgery program in Illinois. CHOI is the only full service tertiary hospital for children in downstate Illinois with a children and adult congenital heart disease program, Illinois Perinatal Center, a Level III neonatal intensive care unit and is designate as a Level I trauma center.

Malpractice insurance is provided by the University of Illinois system and an excellent benefits package available including vacations, sick time, CME, health and life insurance and retirement plan.

 ***For fullest consideration please apply by September 24, 2021 at

https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=152767  

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.  Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.  UIC is an EOE/AA/M/F/Disabled/Veteran.  

The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit https://www.hr.uillinois.edu/cms/One.aspx?portalId=4292&pageId=

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Ann Arbor, MI

Pediatric Ophthalmologist and Adult Strabismus

University of Michigan

MICHIGAN MEDICINE

Michigan Medicine’s Kellogg Eye Center is dedicated to improving lives around the world by enhancing vision. Located in culturally rich southeastern Michigan the department has over 100 clinical and research faculty and more than 500 employees in 10 different locations surrounding beautiful Ann Arbor. The department is deliberate in fostering a culture centered around the guiding principles of teamwork, caring, inclusion, integrity, and innovation.

Our search committees are multidisciplinary in nature. We have a pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus position open. We welcome ABO board eligible or board 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. We welcome candidates with proven research expertise and experience in administration and faculty leadership.  We are seeking to expand our busy pediatric ophthalmology service with patient care based in Ann Arbor and our surrounding community office locations.  The positions can be either on the clinical or instructional track and are full-time. 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.  As a faculty, we are committed to having a diverse workforce, environment, and culture.

Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and academic credentials. Please address inquiries to Dr. Jill Bixler, at WK Kellogg Eye Center, 1000 Wall St, Ann Arbor, MI, USA 48105, or jegreen@med.umich.edu and cc Shannan Saltz,  Department Faculty Affairs Office, at sfee@med.umich.edu and Wendy Mrdjenovich at wmrdjeno@med.umich.edu

COVID-19 vaccinations are now required for all University of Michigan students, faculty and staff across all three campuses, including Michigan Medicine, by the start of the fall term on August 30, 2021.  This includes those working or learning remotely.  More information on this policy is available on the Campus Blueprint website or the U-M Dearborn and U-M Flint websites.

The University of Michigan is a nondiscriminatory, affirmative action employer.

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Chicago, IL

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Ophthalmology Department at DuPage Medical Group seeking a full time, Board Certified/Board Eligible Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join our busy practice.

Locations: Downers Grove, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale and Naperville

Hospital Privileges: Edward Hospital in Naperville, IL

  • Collegial atmosphere with a supportive staff
  • Mentorship opportunities
  • Physician-led and shareholder track
  • Competitive compensation and benefit package

About DuPage Medical Group

DuPage Medical Group is a long standing and highly successful multi-specialty practice servicing several suburbs of Chicago. At DuPage Medical Group, our physicians work together to ensure our patients receive the most compassionate, personalized and efficient healthcare possible. Our collaborative culture enables our physicians to have a positive influence on healthcare delivery in the communities they call home.

We strive to make healthcare better not only for our patients, but also for our physicians. We support our physicians so they can focus more on caring for patients and less on administrative tasks, empowering them to succeed in value-based care and other initiatives to improve healthcare for our patients and communities.

Our Board of Directors is comprised of practicing physicians who understand how to maintain the most efficient professional lives in healthcare. Unlike physicians employed by hospital systems, our physicians have autonomy over their schedules, how they practice medicine, as well as their salary. With our sustainable ownership model, entrepreneurial-minded physicians are given the opportunity to invest in their own practice and take advantage of innovative revenue streams. This model translates to flexibility in your practice without sacrificing income potential and security.

DuPage Medical Group was formed in 1999 when three organizations serving the western suburbs of Chicago since the 1960s joined together. Those original clinics were founded on the premise of providing advanced yet personalized care outside of a traditional hospital setting. Today, DuPage Medical Group has grown into one of the largest and most successful independent multi-specialty groups in Illinois, and remains true to its patient-centered values.

DuPage Medical Group provides autonomy without isolation. We offer the highest level of management and the latest and greatest technology for nearly 50 practice specialties, including the Epic electronic medical record and patient portal. Using Epic allows our physicians to seamlessly share information, ensuring maximum efficiency and accuracy for our patients. And, our reputation allows us to attract the very best support staff for our team of physicians.


Reach out to Madeline Mutz, Physician Recruiter, directly at Madeline.Mutz@dupagemd.com with your CV/Cover Letter.

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Dayton, OH

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Dayton Children’s Hospital seeks a pediatric ophthalmologist to join our expanding service.  Qualified candidates must hold, or be able to obtain, an unrestricted Ohio medical license and be board certified/board eligible in ophthalmology.  Fellowship training at an AAPOS approved fellowship is required.  We offer a highly competitive salary. Benefits include malpractice, life, medical and disability insurances, 401(k) and deferred compensation programs, generous CME allowance and vacation.

Dayton Children’s is a freestanding children’s hospital with more than 35 pediatric specialties. The hospital is a designated Level I pediatric trauma center.  We serve a pediatric population of over 500,000 from a 20-county region of central and southwestern Ohio and eastern Indiana, and the Emergency Department evaluates over 80,000 children annually. 

 

Establishing a practice at Dayton Children’s provides the opportunity to work with colleagues and staff committed to providing quality, personalized care in a technologically advanced pediatric center with an outstanding community reputation.  The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine department of pediatrics and its residency program are based at Dayton Children’s.  All our physicians hold faculty appointments at the Boonshoft School of Medicine. 

 

Dayton is the sixth largest city in Ohio and is noted for its association with aviation most notably due to the Wright brothers’ invention of flight.  The city is home to the National Museum of the United States Air Force, some of the best private and public schools in the state, a vibrant arts and entertainment community and a beautiful system of parks, trails and river corridors.  For additional information, visit www.dayton.com

 

Contact:

Cyndy Emerson, CPRP, PHR, SHRM-CP

Physician Recruitment Manager

Dayton Children’s Hospital

One Children’s Plaza

Dayton, Ohio 45404-1815

937.641.5307

emersonc@childrensdayton.org

www.childrensdayton.org

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Cleveland, OH

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

MetroHealth Medical Center, a major teaching affiliate of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, is seeking a Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join its full-time faculty.

The qualified candidate will join an established academic faculty practice and supervise residents in both outpatient and surgical settings. The eye clinic at MetroHealth Medical Center serves also as a major training site for the Cole Eye Institute Ophthalmology Residents. Clinical facilities include technical support staff, state of the art clinical equipment and two ambulatory surgery centers. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and academic qualifications.

The MetroHealth System is redesigning our campus with an innovative transformation plan to exceed the ever-changing needs of our patients and community programs. This billion-dollar transformation is the largest public construction project in Cuyahoga County and one of the largest in the nation. By 2023, the new hospital tower will be home to 270 private rooms with additional state-of-the art facilities, new Labor and Delivery and NICU suites, population health initiatives, as well as a re-imagined community. We invite you to be our partner in this important journey as we strive to transform health care in Northeast Ohio.

Cleveland, Ohio offers a great lifestyle.

  • The Arts - largest theater complex outside of New York City, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the renowned Cleveland Orchestra & one of the world's leading art museums
  • Outdoor activities - Lake Erie for boating and beaches
  • Expansive park system surrounding the city with many hiking and biking opportunities
  • Nationally renowned food and dining scene
  • Diverse economy - manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, biomedical
  • Great cost of living - 21% lower than the national average
  • Professional Sports - Major League teams (Indians, Browns and Cavaliers)
  • Ease of transit - rated the 6th best city in the US for commuters

If you are interested or would like additional information, please contact

Julie Salman, Provider Recruitment
jsalman@metrohealth.org

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University and The MetroHealth System are committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity.

                                                                                                                                                              Posted: 05/03/2021

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