Full time optometrist needed in sunny Florida

Updated 2 weeks ago
Maggiore Family Eye Care
Port Charlotte, FL
Private practice
Based on experience

Optometrist – Full-time – Private practice – 701 JC Center Ct #18, Port Charlotte, FL 33954, USA

About Our Practice

We opened cold start in 2012 and have been growing so much, that we moved into a larger space in 2020. There are so many people moving to our area, that we are seeing 50% new patients. We need help so that we can keep up with the volume.

We provide primary eye care with and emphasis on contact lenses. We would love to bring in another specialty. Full time or part time available. Please call Rhiannon 941-204-4260 for further questions.

Optometrist Job Duties & Responsibilities

We are searching for a talented OD to join our growing practice! You'll use your clinical and interpersonal skills to provide high-quality vision care to our patients. The ideal OD candidate is committed to delivering quality patient care, and is eager to learn and develop their clinical skillset. Your regular duties will include:

  • Perform comprehensive eye exams
  • Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease
  • Prescribe corrective lenses
  • Provide pre- and post-operative care to surgical patients
  • Promote healthy vision by counseling and educating patients
  • Maintain detailed patient records regarding diagnosis, treatment plans, and progress
  • Handle eyecare emergencies

Optometrist Job Requirements & Qualifications

  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree
  • Valid state license to practice optometry
  • Ability to communicate with a wide range of patient personalities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A strong sense of workplace professionalism and personal ethics
  • Customer-service orientation with excellent interpersonal skills

Compensation and Benefits

We reward our doctors with competitive salaries (commensurate with experience) as well as benefits including:

  • Malpractice insurance
  • Licensing fees
  • Continuing education (CE)

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 Eyes On Eyecare!