Medical Optometrist near Fresno CA!

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
King's Eye Center
Hanford, CA
Private practice
Salary Range
$145,000 – $150,000 per year

Optometrist – Full-time – Private practice – Near Fresno & Bakersfield

About Our Practice

 The team at Kings Eye Center (KEC) joins us with one ophthalmologist, Dr. Bradley Beard, and three optometrists, Drs. Nathan Panttaja, Stacy Omon, and Ronald Keck.  The practice was founded in 1955, and Dr. Beard has been with the practice since 1987.  They are the only ophthalmology practice serving Kings County, located in the south-central San Joaquin Valley.

The KEC team specializes in comprehensive eye exams, diabetic and glaucoma management, cataract surgery, and glasses and contacts sold in their optical shop.  

Located approximately 2 hours north of San Luis Obispo, KEC becomes our 11th practice in the state of California.  

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:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Sick time
  • Vacation days
  • Retirement plan
  • 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!