Optometrist - Full Time - Ophthalmology Practice
Experienced ODs and new graduates welcome! Experience with refractive and ocular surgery OR ocular disease residency preferred but not required
About the practice
Cheema MD Eye Care is a very team oriented organization with a focus on providing the highest quality of care to all of our patients. Serving the community for over 20 years, we are the premier ophthalmology practice in the Kingston area providing services from laser vision correction to refractive cataract surgery using the latest technology. We are a practice that believes in training and we work with the local family practice residency to provide training for their residents, and are always open to students coming in from the community to learn and grow. Our team likes to give back to the community and we host seminars for senior citizens and diabetics in town.
About the optometrist position
Our new optometrist will be a welcome addition to our friendly and established team. We are seeking a full time optometrist who is eager to work with the latest technology and provide the highest quality of care. This is a great opportunity for a doctor who wants to grow with the practice and is thinking of their long term career... We have same staff who have been with us for 15 years! We will provide mentorship for newer optometrists to help bring you up to speed.
This is a full time position that does not require any late evening or weekend shifts!
As an optometrist in our practice, you will be responsible for:
- primary patient eye care as well as anterior segment pathology
- glaucoma, cataract & refractive surgery co-management
- diagnosing and assisting in the treatment of ocular disease
- prescribing corrective lenses and contact lenses and specialty contact lenses
- building strong doctor-patient relationships & troubleshooting any issues as necessary
Familiarity using our office tech is also a plus. We currently have a handful of new devices in house including:
- Humphry visual field
- Zeiss OCT 5000
- IOL Master 700
- OPD Scan III
- Epic 5100 refraction system
- Ellex Tango Reflex Laser
We reward our doctors well and will provide a competitive salary, commensurate with experience.
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eyecare or you’re an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply here through CovalentCareers
Dr. Cheema is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. In addition, he is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and the International Society of Refractive Surgery. He is also a member of the New York State Ophthalmological Society.Learn More!