Careers / West Coast

Bend, Oregon

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

 

*** This position is located in Bend, Oregon, a growing community of outdoor enthusiasts located in central Oregon. ****

Oregon Health & Science University, Casey Eye Institute is recruiting for a pediatric ophthalmologist.  This position is under the supervision of the Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and primary duties include:  Providing comprehensive eye care to pediatric and strabismus patients of the University Hospital affiliated hospitals and clinics in Bend, Oregon; performing Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) exams; providing staffing to residents seeing pediatric and strabismus patients; teaching medical students, residents, fellows, orthoptists and house staff in pediatric ophthalmology; patient care and research within the subspecialty; serve and support the department’s relationship with the Oregon State Elks Association. This position has the opportunity to implement research and/or special programs based on the needs of the population and in conjunction with Casey faculty based on the interests of the candidate.

Clinical:  Clinic schedule will be assigned by departmental leadership (Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Division Head of the Elks Children’s Eye Clinic).  Clinical activities will be providing care to pediatric and strabismus patients. This clinical activity will occur in a pediatric ophthalmology designed and equipped office location Bend, Oregon.  A minimum of 6 half-day clinic sessions will be held per week and clinical support will include a full-time orthoptist to assist in the care of pediatric and adult patients with strabismus.  Surgery will be performed at a local surgery center where expertise in pediatric anesthesiology is available. There will be opportunities to collaborate with other OHSU pediatric subspecialists who attend clinics in the community and the candidate will be encouraged to serve as a local and regional resource in support of pediatricians and family practitioners in the care of children with ocular disorders and vision threatening conditions.

Education:  OHSU is a teaching facility and you may be expected to teach medical students and residents as well through assigned lectures to be given during the course of the year. Full engagement with all teaching activities including resident case conferences, journal clubs, grand rounds and CME events will be facilitated through virtual platforms and periodic in-person attendance at the Casey Eye Institute in Portland, OR.

Research:  There are resources available for start-up research and on-going support via established processes and opportunities. Faculty interested in doing research may be eligible to apply for departmental research assistance and non-clinical time through the Director of Research. Research addressing efforts to improve access to care in rural and under resourced communities and populations is a high Departmental priority and will be actively supported.

Administration:  Administrative and other duties may be assigned based on department needs and your areas of expertise and interest.  There will be opportunities to participate in departmental management and to serve on institutional committees.

Position Conditions/Qualifications:

Education and Experience:  Completion of fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology.  Requires a current, valid MD license and completion of an accredited residency program and pediatrics fellowship training.  Must be board certified or eligible by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

If interested, please apply here: (https://facultycareers-ohsu.icims.com/jobs/3481/pediatric-ophthalmologist-(assistant-professor,-associate,-or-full-professor)/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=755&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-480&jun1offset=-420)

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu

For inquiries about this position please contact Doug Fredrick MD at fredricd@ohsu.edu

 

Posted: 06/17/2021

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San Francisco, California

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

The Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking a pediatric ophthalmologist to fill a full-time faculty position who will be appointed at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. The individual will join the pediatric ophthalmology division and be responsible for patient care on the UCSF campuses. Oversight of inpatient consultations including pediatric neuro-ophthalmology is an important component of the position.

Requirements:

Candidates must hold an MD or equivalent degree. Candidates must hold a California medical license or be eligible for full, unrestricted licensure. Candidates must have completed or are in process of completing fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology. Candidates must have completed fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology by the time of hire. Formal training in pediatric neuro-ophthalmology is desired. Demonstrated teaching competency is essential. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. The successful candidate is required to develop or advance an independent research program in the basic, translational, clinical, or social sciences relevant to pediatric eye disease.

We encourage applications from junior clinician-scientists who are eager to pursue mentored research training supported by an NEI K12 (https://ophthalmology.ucsf.edu/k12-program/), K08 or K23 Award with appropriately protected research time.

Please apply online with a Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Statement of Contributions to Diversity and Statement of Research, and the contact information of two references at https://apptrkr.com/2281235.

Salary commensurate with experience.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

 

Posted: 06/4/2021

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Seattle, Washington

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (WOT), Pediatric Ophthalmologist

 

The University of Washington is currently recruiting for a full-time pediatric ophthalmologist. This position will be based at Seattle Children’s Hospital. This position is without tenure due to funding and is a 12-month service period appointment (July 1 – June 30).  Anticipated start date is summer/fall 2021.

This appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or full Professor, without tenure due to source of funding, and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Qualified candidates of all levels of experience will be considered.

Responsibilities include clinical care, resident and fellow supervision including medical and surgical training, and teaching of medical students. 

Candidates will be expected to provide medical and surgical care, including evaluation and treatment of consult and emergency patients at Seattle Children’s Hospital.  Candidates will also obtain credentialing at University of Washington affiliated hospitals which include Harborview Medical Center and UW Medical Centers for consult purposes.

The Department of Ophthalmology seeks candidates who are committed to working with diverse community populations. We actively welcome and engage faculty, students and staff from diverse backgrounds and reflect the importance of diversity through leadership and innovation within education, research, and patient care.  All are encouraged to apply.

Candidates must have an MD degree (or foreign equivalent) and have completed ophthalmology residency (or foreign equivalent) and one or more years of postgraduate training in pediatric ophthalmology.

A strong interest in academic ophthalmology including pursuing substantial teaching and scholarly research is required. Applicants must be American Board of Ophthalmology-certified (or foreign equivalent) or Board eligible and eligible for licensure in the State of Washington.

In order to be eligible for University sponsorship for an H-1B visa, graduates of foreign (non-U.S,) medical schools must show successful completion of all three steps of the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam (USMLE) or equivalent as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.

The University of Washington is committed to building diversity among its faculty, librarian, staff, and student communities, and articulates that commitment in the UW Diversity Blueprint (http://www.washington.edu/diversity/diversity-blueprint/). Additionally, the University’s Faculty Code recognizes faculty efforts in research, teaching and/or service that address diversity and equal opportunity as important contributions to a faculty member’s academic profile and responsibilities (https://www.washington.edu/admin/rules/policies/FCG/FCCH24.html#24

Please submit a cover letter, Sexual Misconduct Declaration and cv via: https://apply.interfolio.com/86012

Questions may be referred to:  Michelle Cabrera, MD Seattle Children’s Hospital 

mimi.cabrera@seattlechildrens.org

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

 

Posted: 04/19/2021

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Orange County, California

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

 

We are seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Pediatric Ophthalmologist to join the busy Ophthalmology program at CHOC Children’s Hospital in scenic Orange County, California.

CHOC Children’s Specialists Ophthalmology provides the latest, most comprehensive treatment for pediatric eye disorders and offers basic eye care, specialty care and surgery to protect and restore vision for babies, children, and teens. Led by Dr. Rahul Bhola, the ophthalmology team treats the full spectrum of pediatric eye conditions and eye problems related to other diseases such as diabetes, sickle cell disease, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, brain tumors, craniosynostosis and metabolic, genetic and chromosomal disorders.

CHOC Children’s Specialists Ophthalmology is a state-of-the-art practice with all the latest diagnostic and surgical equipment as well as fully staffed by exceptional, well-trained orthoptists and technicians. It is only of the few centers in the region that performs a full gamut of anterior segment pediatric surgeries including pediatric cataract, pediatric glaucoma, and pediatric ocuplastic surgery.

About CHOC Children’s

CHOC was recently honored to have been named one of the best children’s hospitals in seven specialties by U.S. News & World Report 2020-2021, including cancer; neonatology; orthopedics; pulmonology; urology; diabetes and endocrinology; and neurology and neurosurgery. Since opening their doors in 1964, Children’s Hospital of Orange County has been exclusively committed to the health and well-being of children through clinical expertise, advocacy, outreach, and research. With admissions growing by 90% over the last eight years, CHOC is growing to better accommodate the needs of the community’s children. CHOC’s regional healthcare network includes two state-of-the-art hospitals in Orange and Mission Viejo (which combined rank as the 15th busiest children’s hospital in the country), several primary and specialty care clinics, a pediatric residency program, and four centers of excellence CHOC Hyundai Cancer Institute, Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, and Orthopaedics. .

The CHOC Children’s Specialists, a private pediatric subspecialty group, is home to more than 240 physicians, 50 advanced practitioners and 22 pediatric subspecialties. The group practices at CHOC Children’s, a premier healthcare system based in Orange County and affiliated with the University of California, Irvine.

CHOC has also earned the Gold Level CAPE Award from the California Council of Excellence, the only children’s hospital in California to ever earn this distinction, and was awarded Magnet designation, the highest honor bestowed to hospitals for nursing excellence. Recognized for extraordinary commitment to high-quality critical care standards, CHOC’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is the first in the United States to earn the Beacon Award for Pediatric Institute.

About Orange County

Sun-drenched Orange County is ideally situated between San Diego and Los Angeles offering 45 miles of gorgeous coastline. The area boasts average temperatures of 70 degrees and up along with unbeatable entertainment, shopping and attractions and easy access to the beach, mountains, and desert. There is something here for everyone.

Families will appreciate the area’s top-ranked schools and friendly, safe neighborhoods. Orange County is situated less than an hour’s drive from Los Angeles and less than 90 minutes from San Diego and Palm Springs.

For complete details and confidential consideration, please contact  Glenda Church Smith, Principal, Pediatric Search Partners via phone at 877.440.3832, text to 214.850.3094 or email glenda@pediatricsearchpartners.com.

 

Posted: 03/25/2021

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San Jose, California

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

 
Well-established practice in San Jose, California seeking to add Pediatric Ophthalmologist to our busy pediatric/strabismus practice. California license is required. Excellent salary and benefits including continuing education allowance, liability insurance, licensure costs, and production bonus.

We have two offices in the South Bay with a total of 16 lanes, seeing over 10,000 patients per year. Strabismus surgeries are done at Good Samaritan Hospital, San Jose. Well established pediatric referral base from pediatricians and optometrists. Current backlog of pediatric patients is approximately 6 weeks. Excellent area support of Ophthalmic sub-specialties including Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology, Pediatric Glaucoma, and Pediatric Oculoplastic. Current providers include two Comprehensive Ophthalmologists, Fellowship trained Pediatric Ophthalmologist, and four Optometrists. 

This is a unique opportunity to practice Ophthalmology in a beautiful semi-urban Bay area community. Nestled in the foothill of Santa Cruz Mountains, within 30 minutes of amazing California beaches on one side and daytrips to skiing, Yosemite, and Napa wine country.  In the heart of innovation-driven Silicon Valley, some of the major Ophthalmology companies such as Carl Zeiss, Abbot, are based close by in the bay area.  Top academic centers of Stanford and UCSF are accessible for education and training opportunities.

Partnership track with profit sharing and production bonuses.

Please send resumes to norcalophtho@gmail.com

 

Posted: 03/19/2021

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Woodland Hills, California

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

 

I am a PERMANENTE PHYSICIAN.

A dedicated doctor who believes in pursing dreams, creating hope, and driving progress.
While every physician at the Southern California Permanente Medical Group has their own personal and professional ambitions, they all share a common vision: to transform the practice of medicine. Every day, they work hand in hand—with each other and their patients—to achieve outcomes that elevate the level of care across our organization and, ultimately, our nation.

 
Opportunity in Woodland Hills, California

We are currently seeking a Pediatric Ophthalmologist who has experience in the management of complicated adult strabismus and pediatric ophthalmology patients. This position requires sharing general ophthalmology calls and minor surgery clinics with the rest of the Department.

SCPMG is an organization with strong values, which provides our physicians with the resources and support systems to ensure they can focus on practicing medicine, connecting with one another, and providing the best possible care to their patients. In Southern California, you'll enjoy amazing recreational activities, spectacular natural sceneries, and an exceptional climate.

SCPMG is proud to offer its physicians:

  • An organization that has served the communities of Southern California for more than 65 years
  • A physician-led practice that equally emphasizes professional autonomy and cross-specialty collaboration
  • Comprehensive administrative support
  • An environment that promotes excellent service to patients
  • A fully implemented electronic medical record system
  • An excellent salary, comprehensive benefits and partnership eligibility after 3 years

We invite you to make a difference in the communities we serve.

For consideration or to apply, please visit our website at https://scpmgphysiciancareers.com/specialty/ophthalmology/.

For questions or additional information, please contact Glenn Gallo at 866-672-6053 or Glenn.Gallo@kp.org. We are an AAP/EEO employer.

 The Answer to Health Care in America.

 

Posted: 2/3/2021

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San Diego, California

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adjunct, In-Res) Division Chief, Pediatric Ophthalmology


University of California San Diego
The Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and is seeking an experienced, nationally recognized, dynamic and visionary leader to serve as the Division Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology.

 The UC San Diego Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology is among the busiest pediatric practices in the county. It serves the children of San Diego County at both the Rady Children's Hospital via the Rady Children's Health Network and the UC San Diego Ratner Children's Eye Center. The amalgamation of Rady and UCSD resources into one program represents an exciting and unique opportunity. The successful candidate will lead the Rady's division in clinical care at multiple sites, research and educational programs.

Candidates must have an MD, PhD or MD/PhD. Candidates with an MD must have or be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the Medical Board of California. Candidates with an MD must be board certified or board eligible in Ophthalmology and have completed fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology.

Candidates with leadership and research experience are preferred.

The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate's qualifications and experience.

 A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:

HS Clinical Professor 

Clinical X Professor 

Adjunct Professor 

In-Residence Professor 

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded. As a member of the Health Sciences Compensation Plan, the appointee should be aware that there are limitations on outside professional activities and clinical moonlighting is expressly prohibited. Additional information can be found here.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF02525.

 The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

 To apply, please visit: https://apptrkr.com/2073731

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Posted: 11/11/2020

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Southern California

Pediatric Ophthalmologist

I am a PERMANENTE PHYSICIAN.

A dedicated doctor who believes in pursing dreams, creating hope and driving progress.

While every physician at the Southern California Permanente Medical Group has their own personal and professional ambitions, they all share a common vision: to transform the practice of medicine. Every day, they work hand in hand—with each other and their patients—to achieve outcomes that elevate the level of care across our organization and, ultimately, our nation.

PEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGIST

Opportunity in Southern California

SCPMG is an organization with strong values, which provides our physicians with the resources and support systems to ensure they can focus on practicing medicine, connecting with one another and providing the best possible care to their patients. In Southern California, you'll enjoy amazing recreational activities, spectacular natural sceneries and an exceptional climate.

SCPMG is proud to offer its physicians:

  • An organization that has served the communities of Southern California for more than 65 years
  • A physician-led practice that equally emphasizes professional autonomy and cross-specialty collaboration
  • Comprehensive administrative support
  • An environment that promotes excellent service to patients
  • A fully implemented electronic medical record system
  • An excellent salary, comprehensive benefits and partnership eligibility after 3 years

We invite you to make a difference in the communities we serve.

For consideration or to apply, please visit our website at https://scpmgphysiciancareers.com.

For questions or additional information, please contact Glenn Gallo at 866-568-1454 or Glenn.Gallo@kp.org.   

The Answer to Health Care in America.



Posted: 10/14/2020

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Irvine, CA

Health Sciences Clinical Professor or Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

The Gavin Herbert Eye Institute at the University of California, Irvine, is seeking candidates for a full‐ time position in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor or Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology series in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus.

Health Sciences Clinical Professor 

Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Candidates must have an MD degree and be licensed or be eligible for licensure by the California Medical Board. Candidates must have training in comprehensive ophthalmology with fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology. Demonstrated capabilities for teaching and professional service are required. Duties will include patient care in addition to sharing in the responsibility for didactic and clinical training of fellows, residents, and medical students.

Interested candidates should apply through our online system located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF06309.

Please complete an online application profile and upload the following applications materials electronically to be considered for the position:

  1. Curriculum vitae
  2. Name and contact information of 3 - 5 references
  3. Diversity statement that addresses past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion should be included in the application materials.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.



Posted: 09/23/2020

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