Part-time Optometrist Position

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Lakeside Eyecare
Lakeside, CA
Private practice
Salary
Based on experience
Schedule
Part-time

We are looking to hire an Doctor of Optometry for a part-time position in our Lakeside, California and Spring Valley, California locations.

This is a perfect opportunity for passionate individuals looking for stimulating work in a fun environment. We are dedicated to delivering personalized eyecare to our patients, as well as creating a supportive environment where you can grow as a professional!

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Provide patient care related to contact lenses and the diagnosis and treatment of anterior segment disease. 
  • Screen and manage common ocular diseases such as  glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, retinal disorders, diabetic eye problems, and ocular surface diseases.
  • Participate in the co-management of surgical patients by providing patient education, pre-operative considerations & evaluations, and post-operative care.
  • Work with young patients providing comprehensive eyecare and identifying early vision-related problems.
  • Provide specialized care to patients over the age of 65, with a focus on conditions such as macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma.
  • Provide patients with consultation regarding nutritional supplements to protect their vision and ocular health.
  • Be familiar with qualifications of medically necessary contact lenses on various vision plans.