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Medical Optometrist Job with East Carolina University

Full-Time OD Positions

Greenville, North Carolina

Telephone: 8285149419


Date Posted: June 10, 2024

Medical Optometrist Job Opportunity with East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. Brand New Ophthalmology Residency and Fellowship Program!
ECU / East Carolina University Health Physicians and ECU Health Ophthalmology of Greenville, North Carolina, are seeking a full-time Optometrist to join our expanding ophthalmology program in Greenville, NC. Candidates with an interest in resident education and residency program development are encouraged to apply.
ECU Health Medical Center is a tertiary referral center with a large population of patients with complex problems and pathologies. ECU Health Ophthalmology is hiring providers of all specialties for a robust multi-specialty practice and plans to develop a teaching program on-site. There is a large hospital based and local optometrist and ophthalmologist-based referral network with few other providers in the region.
• Employment by ECU Health Physicians
• Opportunity available due to programmatic expansion
• Outpatient clinic conveniently located near hospital with state-of the art equipment
• Perform comprehensive eye exams and additional specialized testing and therapy as indicated for new and established patients
• Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease; conduct diabetic eye exams and evaluation of dry eye disease, cataracts and glaucoma
• Order and interpret diagnostic images such as corneal topography and tomography, fluorescein angiography, specular microscopy, corneal pachymetry, anterior and posterior segment OCT, ocular photography, and other special study instruments
• Prescribe corrective spectacles and contact lenses
• Provide pre- and post-operative care to surgical patients
• Conduct low vision evaluations
• Triage and handle urgent eye concerns and emergencies
• Partake in rotating call for the practice
• Opportunities for teaching and program development
• Residency Training Preferred but Not Required
ECU Health Medical Center, one of four academic medical centers in North Carolina, is the flagship hospital for ECU Health and serves as the teaching hospital for The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. ECU Health Medical Center is a 974-bed tertiary referral center providing acute, intermediate, rehabilitation and outpatient health services to a 29-county region that is home to more than 1.4 million people. In recognition of its nursing excellence and high-quality patient care, ECU Health Medical Center has been designated a Magnet® facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
To learn more about this position, reach out to Drew Caldwell at OjO, Ophthalmology jobs Online: