Optometrist - Part Time - Medical Eye Care Practice - Lancaster, PA
About the practice
Our private eye care practice has been providing comprehensive vision care to patients ages 6 and up for more than 15 years! We are a primary eye care practice however we do also focus on comprehensive ophthalmology as well as glaucoma & diabetic retinopathy specialties. While many eye care practice have become impersonal, our team aims to provide personalized treatment concerns. We strive to give patients excellent vision while focusing on the general health of their eyes.
Our team of 10 includes our office manager, opticians, technicians and our practice owner who is our MD on staff. Our techs handle initial testing and prep patients for exams while our opticians are in our front optical station ready to assist patients with frame selections. Although we are a small office, each team member has autonomy to come in and do what they need to do every day while collaborating with the rest of our staff.
We are conveniently located on Oregon Pike, only minutes from the Route 30 bypass, within a great network of other optometric practices and experienced ODs. Lancaster is a suburban area outside of Philadelphia and our city values cultural, ethnic, and diverse lifestyles. There are frequent community events, eateries & shops to experience around our office & plenty of activities within driving distance.
About the optometrist position
Our new optometrist will be a welcome addition to our family-like team. We are seeking someone who is professional, civil and has great bedside manner. Our new doctor should be fully capable of providing individualized patient care and have excellent primary eye care knowledge. A passion for eyecare and general patient health is essential to providing the best experience we can!
This is a long term part time position to be scheduled 3 days per week, possibly 4 day. We will require one Saturday shift per month, to be scheduled as a half day.
As an optometrist in our practice, you will be expected to:
- Perform comprehensive eye exams
- Perform contact lens exams & re-checks
- Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease
- Prescribe corrective lenses
- Build strong doctor-patient relationships
- Introduce patients to opticians for frame selection
Familiarity using our office tech is also a plus. We currently have two fully equipped Zeiss exam lanes with a handful of new devices in house including:
- Slit lamps
- Automatic tonometer
We reward our doctors well and will provide a competitive salary, commensurate with experience as well as benefits including:
- Health coverage
- Vacation time
If you’re an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to speaking with you! Apply here through CovalentCareers or feel free to reach out to Robert with CovalentCareers at 858-780-4458!