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FT Optometrist - Private Practice - Fairburn, GA (Atlanta)

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Jackson Eye
Fairburn, GA
Private practice
$485 per diem

Position description 

We are searching for a team-oriented, patient-focused, results-driven optometrist to join our team. Recent grads welcomed! Expect a focus on primary care and family practice optometry. 

Regular duties include:

· Perform comprehensive eye exams with a focus on patient education, utilizing data from Optomap images and Nikon / Marco OPD-3 wave front topographer performed on all patients as the standard of care. Automated exam lanes.

· Engage with patients to form meaningful doctor-patient connections with exam time allotted to fully develop those relationships. 

· Educate patients on premium products and full range of services that will best suit their eye health and lifestyle needs 

· Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease. 

· Manage eye health emergencies 

· Special testing equipment including Optovue iVue OCT. Humphrey Visual Field testing. Marco OPD-3 Wavefront Topographer. Ion anterior seg camera.

· Ability (or willingness to learn)to fit all types of contact lenses including Scleral, RGP, Ortho-K and all designs of soft lens. 

· Provide pre- and post-operative care for surgical patients for cataracts, Yag capsulotomy and LASIK.

· Participate in weekly staff and doctor meetings, occasionally providing education for staff members. 

· Attend monthly local Vision Source meetings

· Participate in Practice Management Activities 

Qualifications for the role

· Doctor of Optometry degree

· Team player

· Strong communicator and relationship builder

· Comfort with recommending premium products and a broad range of services to patients or willingness to learn and grow in this area.

· Desire to grow professionally and to support the growth of the practice. Continued personal and professional development are a key component expected of all members of the Jackson Eye team. 


Full-time practice, M-F. All doctors share call.


Performance-based salary – $485/day or 15% of patient-based gross revenue, whichever is greater. Ample opportunity to earn $120,000+/year. 


· Health insurance 

· SimpleIRA (including up to 3% matching) 

· Paid holidays (including Christmas, New Years, 4Th of July, Labor Day, and Memorial Day) 

· AOA and GOA dues plus CE stipend- $2400/year 

· Professional liability insurance - $750/year

· Materials benefits including an annual supply contact lenses, glasses

· Complimentary eyecare and reduced cost materials for family member dependents 

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