Looking for an Optometrist to join the "Best Eye Doctor" Award winner 2022 in Cary

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Carolina Retina Institute - Ophthalmology Practice
Cary, NC
Ophthalmology practice
Based on experience
Full-time, Part-time

Join the team that was just honored in Cary Magazine for being the "Best Eye Doctor" in Western Wake!

Looking to add an Optometrist (20 - 32 hours a week) to our Ophthalmology practice – 940 SE Cary Pkwy, Cary, NC 27518, USA

About Our Practice

We have a great opportunity for an Optometrist to join our team. We are a private Ophthalmology practice that is committed to patient care.   Our doctor, Dr. Amit Kumar was honored with the “Best Eye Doctor” Award in Cary Magazine in 2022 and 2018!  Record-breaking 15,207 voters’ casted ballots for their favorites in Western Wake. Western Wake area includes Cary, Apex, Morrisville, Holly Springs and Fuquay-Varina. We strive to provide an eye care experience like none other. We have an amazing team who will help transition you into this new position.  Our practice is located in Cary, NC -  voted one of the best places to live and raise a family in the county!

Optometrist Job Duties & Responsibilities

We are seeking for an Optometrist who is passionate, detail-oriented, and caring. The idea candidate, will be focused on the medical model, can takes initiative without being asked, has a high degree of accuracy in charting and a commitment to gain the trust of their patients. 

As an optometrist in our practice, your expectations are to:

• Screen and manage common ocular diseases such as glaucoma, cataracts, diabetes, dry eyes, macular degeneration & other Retinal diseases

• Participate in the co-management of surgical patients by providing patient education, pre-operative considerations & evaluations, and post-operative care

• Provide specialized care to patients over the age of 65, with a focus on conditions such as macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma

• Have an interest in diagnosing and treatment dry eye disease

• Maintain detailed patient records regarding diagnosis, treatment plans, and progress

• Handle eyecare emergencies

Optometrist Job Requirements & Qualifications

  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree
  • Valid NC 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:

  • Health insurance
  • Vacation Days
  • Retirement plan
  • Malpractice insurance
  • 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!