Careers / West Coast

Sacramento, CA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist


Immediate Practice Opportunities - Sacramento, CA


Sutter Medical Group is currently seeking BC/BE Pediatric Ophthalmologists in Sacramento, CA.


Sutter Medical Group is a successful, 1000+ member multi-specialty group offering physicians the opportunity to build their practices within a progressive, financially sound and collaborative organization. SMG is recognized as a Top Performing Physician Group by the Integrated Healthcare Association. Our members are dedicated to providing the highest quality and most complete health care possible to the people in the communities we serve in the greater Sacramento Sierra Region of Amador, Placer, Sacramento, Solano and Yolo Counties.

 
Join us and enjoy:

  •  Income guarantee with shareholder track
  •  Generous compensation and benefits, including 401(k)
  •  Advanced practice technology, including Electronic Medical Records
  •  A positive work-life balance and Northern California's natural beauty and lifestyle

 Community Information:

Sacramento, the state capital of California, is the core cultural and economic engine of a four-county metropolitan area exceeding 2.1 million residents. Sacramento is the seventh most populous city in California. Greater Sacramento has been cited as one of the five most livable regions in America. The city offers a wealth of cultural diversity and ample activities, including museums, parks and historical sites. Sacramento has close access to fabulous lakes and rivers, snow sports and beautiful trails for running, hiking, biking, etc. Centrally located, it is an hour and a half from the mountains of Lake Tahoe or the bay of San Francisco. For the wine connoisseur, scenic Napa Valley is just a short drive away.

Contact:
Krysta Burris, Physician Recruiter
Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region
2750 Gateway Oaks, Sacramento, CA 95833
800.650.0625
develops@sutterhealth.org
www.checksutterfirst.org

Posted: 4/07/2020

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Portland, OR

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

OREGON, Portland.  Oregon Health & Science University, (OHSU), is a leading health and research university that strives for excellence in patient care, education, research and community service.  Casey Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology at OHSU is recruiting a full-time Pediatric Ophthalmologist to work with our current group of seven faculty, one fellow and six orthoptists.

 

This position will join an established and highly regarded University-based practice with clinical, research and educational responsibilities, and will hold an academic appointment.  It has a strong established referral base and active surgical load.  The group practice consists of 8 optometrists and 52 ophthalmologists offering sub-specialty services in cornea, vitreoretinal disease, ophthalmic pathology and oncology, uveitis and ocular immunology, glaucoma, oculoplastics, neuro-ophthalmology, low vision and ophthalmic genetics. 

 

This position will provide comprehensive eye care to pediatric and strabismus patients of the University Hospital and Clinics and affiliated hospitals and clinics; provide staffing to residents seeing pediatric and strabismus patients; teaching medical students, residents, fellows, orthoptists and house staff in pediatric ophthalmology; perform research and knowledge discovery; and serve and support the department’s relationship with the Oregon State Elks Association.

The ideal candidate must be board certified or board eligible and have a strong interest in teaching and/or clinical research.  Oregon and Washington state medical licensure is required.  Fellowship-trained practitioners and/or fellows currently in training are encouraged to apply.

 

Must have strong clinical and patient assessment skills, and meticulous in all aspects of work.  Requires excellent organizational skills, strong communication and patient relations skills.  Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to interact well with employees at all levels of the organization is essential. Demonstrated innovation, initiative, and creative problem-solving skills are imperative.  Must be pro-active and detail oriented. Ability to work well independently and multi-task is critical.  Ability to plan and organize technical work and to adapt to a changing work environment is critical.   Must be able to assess and develop work tasks and systems in order to optimize clinic performance.

 

Portland is an increasingly popular destination with its vibrant city life and rich culture, a variety of neighborhoods and great restaurants. It is in the heart of the Pacific Northwest- an outdoor playground with four seasons, mild winters and ready access to summer beaches and winter skiing.

For more information and to apply visit our website at www.ohsujobs.com and reference recruitment 2020-3481, or send a current CV to Michael Chiang, MD at chiangm@ohsu.edu.

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.



Posted: 4/02/2020

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Spokane, WA

Certified Orthoptist

Spokane Eye Clinic is looking to add a full-time, certified or board eligible orthoptist from an accredited program to join our pediatric ophthalmology & adult strabismus team.  Spokane Eye Clinic is a multi-subspecialty eye practice with 18 ophthalmologists and 11 optometrists serving the Spokane, Washington area in 4 practice locations.  Our orthoptist works solely at our flagship location in beautiful downtown Spokane. Our pediatric team currently has 2 pediatric ophthalmologists and the clinic has 30+ years of history of orthoptists’ expert care.  We have a comprehensive pediatric ophthalmology service and we are the primary adult strabismus service for the Inland Northwest region.

 

This new orthoptist will work under the direction of our pediatric ophthalmologists in both their clinics as well as in their own regular independent orthoptic clinic.  They will assist the pediatric ophthalmologists in working up pediatric patients as well as detecting and treating ocular motor disorders in adult strabismus and double vision patients. 

 

Spokane Eye Clinic is the region's leading eye care provider, delivering services to Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho and surrounding areas.  Last year we had over 110,000 patient visits and performed over 11,000 procedures at our ambulatory surgery center.  Take a look at our website for more information:  www.spokaneeye.com.

Spokane is a thriving metropolis with a population of nearly 500,000, a robust medical community and plenty of activities to keep you busy.  With a fantastic four-season climate and 260 sunny days each year, Spokane is bursting at the seams with outdoor adventures like mountain biking, golf, water sports, and skiing/snowboarding.  We also have a broad range of theatrical and musical venues for art lovers.  Spokane has a low cost of living and a highly affordable housing market.

 

If interested, please email a cover letter and resume to dBezemer@SpokaneEye.com.  We offer a very competitive salary, and provide a great benefits package that includes an education allowance for meetings and membership dues, medical, dental, and life insurance, long term disability, paid time off and holiday pay, extended illness bank, 401(k) and profit sharing, as well as a moving allowance for this position.  We also enjoy a professional collegial work environment.



Posted: 1/30/2020

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Palo Alto, CA

Orthoptist

Position Overview:

You are a talented, well trained, dedicated Orthoptist looking for a standout, long term, rewarding career experience.

We seek such an Orthoptist to join our top-rated ophthalmology and medical group.

You would be working in a long-established, busy eye clinic in Palo Alto and a newer, rapidly

growing clinic in adjacent San Carlos.

Major focus is clinical patient care, and we encourage and avail ample education opportunities.

A career in our friendly department will permit the selected Orthoptist to:

Impact all aspects of your orthoptics practice and your larger organization positively with your ideas, with support to grow

Give sight and blindness saving therapy to children and adults you treat

Delight grateful patients and colleagues in dynamic Silicon Valley

Connect to your job in a collegial environment, supportive of work-life balance

Innovate by participating in funded path-leading amblyopia research at our Research Institute

Team with an experienced manager who is invested in your personal and professional success

Learn from experienced ophthalmologists with expertise in pediatric ophthalmology, adult strabismus, and neuro ophthalmology

Live in the full, diverse and amazing San Francisco Bay Area

If you think you might be a good fit for this unique opportunity, contact us today by:

By clicking here:

https://jobs.sutterhealth.org/job/palo-alto/orthoptist- ophthalmology/1099/13061202 or,

By emailing:

nyongoo@sutterhealth.org

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Orthoptics is an ophthalmic field pertaining to the evaluation and treatment of patients with disorders of the visual system with an emphasis on binocular vision and eye movements. Orthoptists are uniquely skilled in diagnostic techniques.

Orthoptists commonly work in pediatric ophthalmology settings. Orthoptists serve patients of all ages, but because of the nature of many binocular disorders, the majority of patients are children. Adult care in the field of Orthoptics is uniquely challenging and rewarding, found in settings of ophthalmology specific to neuro-ophthalmology and adult eye muscle disorders. Orthoptists are key members of a team whose goal is to provide evaluation, understanding and treatment to children and adults with disorders affecting visual function. Orthoptics combines diagnostic ability, technical understanding and therapeutic skills. This health care profession encourages decision-making and an active involvement in patient care.

Certified Orthoptists at PAMF will work under the direction of the Ophthalmologist

Qualifications:

Requirements:

  • Must be a graduate of a 4 year college followed by being a graduate of a nationally recognized Orthoptic Fellowship program and be certified (or eligible for certification) by the American Orthoptic Council
  • Current CPR/BLS certification from the American Heart Association
  • Knowledge, understanding and ability to operate visual testing equipment
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy

Organization: Palo Alto Medical Foundation Employee Status: Regular
Benefits: Yes
Position Status: Exempt

Union: No
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday Weekend Requirements: None
Schedule: Full Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

Posted: 10/11/2019

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Seattle, WA

Orthoptist

In this position you will provide specialized support for our pediatric ophthalmologist. Orthoptists can positively impact a practice by increasing the volume of patients that a physician can see per clinic day while improving the quality of care. They may also generate revenue by managing patients under the supervision of the ophthalmologist. (AAO EyeWiki).

With numerous awards and distinctions, including our recognition as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason has transformed health care through our innovations in patient safety and our ability to provide patients in our community with easier access to our high-quality care. Consisting of a 336-bed hospital in Seattle, WA, and an extensive network of primary and specialty care clinics throughout the Puget Sound region, joining Virginia Mason is an exceptional opportunity to partner with nationally recognized physicians and peers, and an organization recognized as the benchmark for health care.

As a member of our team, you will contribute to the strength of our Team Medicine approach to collaborative medicine. You will also help to further our commitment to continuous improvement through our Virginia Mason Production System, and our philosophy of empowering you to facilitate real change in the delivery of care. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters - your patients.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and completion and certification from an AOC accredited Orthoptic Program.
  • Preferred 1-3 years of work experience post Fellowship

This position will be working with children and must be able to engage them in a way that allows for a successful evaluation.

This person must also be adept at engaging families, talking to parents, all while providing care.

This individual must be people oriented with an affinity for working with the challenging pediatric population and their parents/guardians.

Virginia Mason offers much more than competitive compensation and benefits. With continuing education opportunities and the added potential of relocation assistance, you will find our commitment to your well-being is both rewarding and refreshing. 

There is also the lifestyle benefit that comes with finding yourself in the heart of the Pacific Northwest. Surrounded by the vibrancy and sophistication of one of the most livable cities in the country, finding the perfect urban or outdoor pursuit will instinctively and pleasurably become second nature.  

For more information or to apply online visit our website at http://jobs.VirginiaMason.org job #192480. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Posted: 09/26/2019

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Vancouver, WA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Join a wonderfully supportive atmosphere within a large, well-respected multi-specialty medical group of 350+ providers over a range of 40+ specialties. We are recruiting for a BC/BE pediatric ophthalmologist to assume an established practice. This position will require comfort in providing some general ophthalmology care to adult patients (approximate split is 70% peds/ 30% adults). This position can be tailored to a 4 or 5 day work week.

We have our own Ambulatory Surgery Center, state of the art equipment, and well-trained ophthalmic technicians and support staff. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, a commitment to patient care, and excitement about practicing evidence-based medicine in a collegial, cohesive group.

The position is office based with one of the most respected multi-specialty clinics in Washington. As a physician owned and governed group, we aim to build a stimulating practice setting based upon teamwork and mutual respect within our organization. We are committed to continuing our tradition of caring for people through high-quality, cost-effective medical care to Southwest Washington. To learn more, visit our web site at www.tvc.org.

The group has put together an excellent comprehensive benefits package including competitive compensation, starting bonus, and excellent benefits (paid medical and dental insurance, generous CME stipend, short/long-term disability, supplemental benefits, etc.). Partnership and shareholder status are available after two years.

Our practice is located in Vancouver, Washington, directly across the Columbia River from Portland. Nestled between the Cascade Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, the area offers abundant outdoor recreational opportunities. Housing options range from properties on acreage to downtown high-rises in Portland’s Pearl District. With mild weather, excellent schools, and low crime rate, Vancouver is a great place to live and raise a family. Plus, we have no state income tax.

To learn more about this opportunity, please send an inquiry with your CV to Amy Barter, Manager of Physician Recruiting.

Email: providerrecruiting@tvc.org

Phone: 360-397-5525

Posted: 08/14/2019

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San Diego, CA

Division Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

The Department of Ophthalmology at UC San Diego  is seeking an experienced, nationally recognized, dynamic and visionary leader to serve as the Division Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology.

The UC San Diego Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology is among the busiest pediatric practices in the country. It serves the children of San Diego county at both the Rady Children's Hospital via the Rady Children's Health Network and the UC San Diego Ratner Children's Eye Center. The amalgamation of Rady and UCSD resources into one program represents an exciting and unique opportunity. The successful candidate will lead a unified division in clinical care at multiple sites, research and educational programs.

Candidates must have an MD, PhD or MD/PhD. Candidates with an MD must be Board Certified in Ophthalmology, have or be qualified for a California medical license, and have completed fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology.

Leadership and research experience is preferred.

Please follow link to apply:  https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF02101

Posted: 05/22/2019

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Orange County, CA

Physician-Pediatric Ophthalmology

(Board Certified/Board Eligible)

CHOC Children’s Specialists has a full-time opportunity for a Board Eligible/Board Certified Pediatric Ophthalmologist. Candidates must be eligible for California medical licensure.
CHOC Children’s Specialists, a private pediatric subspecialty group, is composed of more than 220 physicians, 30 advanced practitioners and 22 pediatric subspecialties. The group practices at CHOC Children’s, a premier healthcare system based in Orange County, Calif.  Named one of the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report (2018-2019) and a 2016 Leapfrog Top Hospital, CHOC Children's is exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach and research that brings advanced treatment to pediatric patients.

Orange County, California, is famous for its warm climate, with average temperatures of 70 degrees and up throughout most of the year. Orange County boasts unbeatable entertainment, shopping and attractions and with the beach, mountains and desert all within short driving distances, there is something for everyone.

For immediate consideration, please send CV to:

Human Resources at HumanResourcesCSAdmin@choc.org

Posted: 05/09/2019

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San Francisco, CA

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

University of California San Francisco

Pediatric Ophthalmologist – BCHO

Faculty – UCSF Department of Ophthalmology

 The Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland (BCHO) of the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) is seeking pediatric ophthalmologists for clinical service at its East Bay sites. These individuals will be responsible for clinical care and surgery at BCHO and in the East Bay ambulatory practices. Candidates must have a clear record of excellence in clinical care. Demonstrated teaching competency and/or a focus in clinical research is preferred.

Requirements:

Qualified candidates must hold an MD degree and have a CA medical license or be eligible for a full, unrestricted licensure or equivalent as a condition of employment. For those candidates in the field of pediatric ophthalmology, specialty faculty permits under California Business and Professions Code 2113 may satisfy licensure requirement. Rank and salary commensurate with experience.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Please apply online at https://apptrkr.com/1456477

Posted: 05/09/2019

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Southern California - San Bernardino County

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

I am a PERMANENTE PHYSICIAN.

A dedicated doctor who believes in pursing dreams, creating hope and driving progress.

While every physician at the Southern California Permanente Medical Group has their own personal and professional ambitions, they all share a common vision: to transform the practice of medicine. Every day, they work hand in hand—with each other and their patients—to achieve outcomes that elevate the level of care across our organization and, ultimately, our nation.

SCPMG, a physician-led partnership organization with a patient-centered and evidence-based approach to medicine, is an organization with strong values, which provides our physicians with the resources and support systems to ensure they can focus on practicing medicine, connecting with one another and providing the best possible care to their patients. In Southern California, you'll enjoy amazing recreational activities, spectacular natural sceneries and an exceptional climate.

SCPMG is proud to offer its physicians:

  • An organization that has served the communities of Southern California for more than 65 years
  • A physician-led practice that equally emphasizes professional autonomy and cross-specialty collaboration
  • Comprehensive administrative support
  • An environment that promotes excellent service to patients
  • A fully implemented electronic medical record system
  • An excellent salary, comprehensive benefits and partnership eligibility after 3 years

We invite you to make a difference in the communities we serve.

For consideration or to apply, please visit our website at https://scpmgphysiciancareers.com.

For questions or additional information, please contact Glenn Gallo at 866-568-1454 or Glenn.Gallo@kp.org.   

The Answer to Health Care in America. 

Posted: 05/07/2019

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